Program Description: 

Neurology Grand Rounds is a weekly lecture series designed to improve clinical competency and patient care by exposing attendees to evidence-based practices and recent advances in disciplines across the breadth of the clinical neurosciences including but not limited to: neuropsychology, cognitive neurology, headache medicine, movement disorders, epilepsy, neuro-oncology, neuro-immunology, neuro-ophthalmology, vascular neurology, endovascular interventional neuroradiology, and neuro critical care. Attendees are also regularly exposed to both pertinent basic science and clinical research occurring both on campus and elsewhere.

Target audience: 
Physician (fellow/resident)
Social Worker
Physician Assistant
Nurse Practitioner
Allied Health Care Professionals
Learning objectives: 

Participants who engage in this educational intervention will be able to: 

  • Comply with evidence-based/standard-of-care practices and principles across a wide array of neurologic subspecialties and neuropsychology
  • Explain state-of-the-art advances in the diagnosis and management of various neurologic disease states
  • Develop collaboration and maintain a collegial and academic environment for our staff
Faculty & credentials: 

Activity Director:

Sara Pillay, PhD
Assistant Professor, Neurology
The Medical College of Wisconsin
Planning Committee:
Chad Carlson, MD
Vice Chair - Education
Program Director - Neurology Residency
Program Director - Clinical Neurophysiology & Epilepsy Fellowships
Department of Neurology
Medical College of Wisconsin

In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

  • Sara Pillay, PhD
  • Chad Carlson, MD


Laura Kurth
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-0650
Series date: 
01/01/2021 - 8:00am CST to 12/31/2021 - 9:00am CST

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Group description: 
Neurology Grand Rounds 2021
Series location: 
Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Rd
Virtual Meeting
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States


Session Date
PGYIII Neurology Resident Presentations 06/18/2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am CDT
Preschool Neuropsychology Testing: Lessons from the P.I.N.T. Clinic 06/25/2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am CDT
Reading in the brain: From cognitive neuroscience to cognitive neuropsychology 09/10/2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am CDT
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis 09/17/2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am CDT
Psychological Safety and Effective Teamwork 09/24/2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am CDT
Low CSF Pressure Headaches 10/01/2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am CDT
Dynamic dopamine signaling and manual dexterity 10/08/2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am CDT
Writing a Great Letter of Recommendation 10/15/2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am CDT
Faculty Development in the Department of Neurology: Mentoring and Promotions 10/22/2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am CDT
Dignity: The Tie that Binds Social and Health Sciences 11/05/2021 - 8:00am to 9:00am CDT