Conferences

Grand Rounds:

Grand Rounds is a weekly conference providing continuing medical education in the clinical neurosciences to medical professionals. Continuing medical education credits are provided through UNMC for physicians and nurses. These lectures are transmitted live via video conference to Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney, Nebraska, St. Francis Hospital in Grand Island, Nebraska, and St. Elizabeth Hospital in Lincoln, Nebraska.

Location: Grissom Conference Room, University Tower Room 5412

Time: Thursdays, 8:00-9:00am, October through June

Residency Conferences:

  • Emergency Neurology Lecture Series is given weekly over the first 3 months of each academic year for new residents.
  • Noon Resident Conferences are held every Thursday year round. Faculty members speak along with other departments. This conference is run by the program director and provides didactic teaching in all aspects of neurology and related areas of neuroscience for the residents during their 3 years of training.
  • Neuromuscular Conferences are given twice a month. Dr. Thai is in charge of this conference.
  • Epilepsy and EEG Conferences are held once a month. Dr. Murr is in charge of these conferences.
  • Neuroanatomy and Localization Lecture Series are held once a month. Dr. Torres is in charge of these conferences.
  • Journal Club occurs monthly to review the current medical literature that is pertinent to neurology.

All above conferences are mandatory for Neurology residents to attend.

  • Brain Tumor Conferences are held twice a month. Residents are encouraged to attend, but this conference is not mandatory.
  • Brain Cutting Conferences are held twice a month. Residents are encouraged to attend but this conference is not mandatory.

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