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Monday, January 2, 2017 Cancelled - New Year’s Day Observance
Monday, January 9, 2017 M&M - Dr. Nelson Moussazedeh
Monday, January 16, 2017 Cancelled –Martin Luther King Observance
Monday, January 23, 2017 Cancelled
Monday, January 30, 2017 Nelson Oyesiku, MD
Emory University School of Medicine - Al Lerner Chair and Vice-Chairman, Professor, Neurosurgery and Medicine (Endocrinology) "The life and times of the Editor-in-Chief"


Monday, February 6, 2017 M&M- Dr. Babacar Cisse
Monday, February 13, 2017 Chetan Bettegowda, MD
John Hopkins Medicine – Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
“The title of the talk and for the flyer will be "Tumor Derived DNA as a Biomarker for Individuals With Cancer".
Monday, February 20, 2017 Cancelled – President’s Day
Monday, February 27, 2017 Kalmon Post, MD
Mount Sinai Hospital – Professor of Neurosurgery
“What a Neurosurgeon Should Know About Pituitary Disease.”

MARCH 2017

Monday, March 6, 2017 M & M - Dr. Nelson Moussazedeh
Monday, March 13, 2017 Peter Canoll, MD, PhD
Columbia University – Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology, Director, Division of Neuropahology
Title of Talk: “Mapping the molecular and cellular landscape of glioma.”
Monday, March 20, 2017 Nozipo Maraire, MD
Monday, March 27, 2017 Michael Wang, MD, FACS
University of Miami – Professor of Neurological Surgery Division Chief
“Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery: Where we have been, and where we are headed.”

APRIL 2017

Monday, April 3, 2017 M&M-Dr. Brenton Pennicooke
Monday, April 10, 2017 Dave Meaney, MD
University of Pennsylvania – Solomon R. Pollack Professor and Chair Bioengineering (BE)
“Cellular and molecular features of trauma to the brain: From mechanisms to diagnostic technology.”"
Monday, April 17, 2017 M&M – Dr. Peter Morgenstern
Monday, April 24, 2017 Cancelled-AANS Annual Meeting

MAY 2017

Monday, May 1, 2017 MOCK BOARDS
Monday, May 8, 2017 Viviane Tabar, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering - Vice Chair, Research and Education; Theresa Feng Chair in Neurosurgery
Monday, May 15, 2017 David Sandberg, MD
University of Texas - Associate Professor and Director of Pediatric Neurosurgery
“Local Delivery of Chemotherapy and Novel Agents Directly into the Fourth Ventricle of the Brain to Treat Malignant Pediatric Brain Tumors.”
Monday, May 22, 2017 Cancelled-SNS Annual Meeting
Monday, May 29, 2017 Cancelled-Memorial Day

JUNE 2017

Monday, June 5, 2017 M&M- Dr. Brenton Pennicooke
Monday, June 12, 2017 Robert Martuza, MD, FACS
Harvard University – Department of Neurosurgery
"Oncoytic Viruses and Glioblastoma: Past, Present, and Future"
Monday, June 19, 2017 Jason Carmel, MD
Weill Cornell Medicine – Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
“Paired brain and spinal cord stimulation to restore movement after injury”
Monday, June 26, 2017 Caitlin Hill, MD
Weill Cornell Medicine - Brain and Mind Institute

JULY 2017

Monday, July 3, 2017 M&M- CANCELLED
Monday, July 10, 2017 James Goodrich, MD
Montefiore Medical Center – Neurosurgery Pediatrics
"Separation of Craniopagus Twins, A Review of 27 Cases"
Monday, July 10, 2017 M&M – Peter Morgenstern, MD
Monday, July 17, 2017 Mar Cortez, MD
Director, Human Spinal Cord Injury Repair Laboratory, Burke Medical Research Institute
Burke Medical Research Institute
Monday, July 24, 2017 Joshua Bederson, MD
Mount Sinai Hospital – Professor of Neurosurgery
“Advanced Digital Technologies, Simulation and Augmented Reality in Skull Base and Cerebrovascular Surgery”
Monday, July 31, 2017 Resident Retreat

AUGUST 2017 No Grand Rounds in August


Monday, September 4, 2017 CANCELLED – LABOR DAY
Monday, September 11, 2017 TBD
Monday, September 18, 2017 Marc Nivet, MD
UT Southwestern Medical Center - President
Monday, September 25, 2017 Dean Chou, MD
University of California – Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery; Associate Director of Spinal Tumor Surgery, UCSF Spine Center


Monday, October 2, 2017 M&M- Dr. Peter Morgenstern
Monday, October 9, 2017 (Cancelled: CNS Annual Meeting in Boston)
Monday, October 16, 2017 Henry Marsh, MD – Tentative Hold
Monday, October 23, 2017 Lawrence Lenke, MD
New York-Presbyterian/The Allen Hospital
Professor and Chief of Spinal Surgery
Columbia University Dept. of Orthopedic Surgery
Surgeon-in-Chief of The Spine Hospital @ NYP/Allen
"Vertebral Column Resection for Severe Spinal Deformity: Lessons Learned from over 250 Cases"
Monday, October 30, 2017 TBD


Monday, November 6, 2017 M&M- Dr. Brenton Pennicooke
Monday, November 13, 2017 Kristen Dams-O’Connor, PhD
Mount Sinai – Department of Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine
Monday, November 20, 2017 Dr. David Newell
The Seattle Neuroscience Institute – Department of Neurological Surgery
Monday, November 27, 2017 TBD


Monday, December 4, 2017 M&M- Dr. Peter Morgenstern
Monday, December 11, 2017 Andrea Califano, PhD
Columbia University - Professor of Chemical Biology and Systems Biology (in Biomedical Informatics and the institute for Cancer Genetics);
Chair of Systems Biology
Monday, December 18, 2017 John Persing, MD
Irving and Silik Polayes
Professor and Chief of Plastic Surgery
Yale University School of Medicine
“When and how should cranial surgery be done for craniosynostosis?”
Monday, December 25, 2017 Cancelled – Christmas Day