Introduction to Neurology: July through September, presented by neurology faculty to include topics: Neurological Examination, Neuroanatomy, NIHSS, Introduction to Pediatric Neurology, EEG analysis, Basic Neuroimaging and Neurological Emergencies.
Grand Rounds: Friday from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM. Interesting cases with classic/rare findings (example: Dopamine Responsive Dystonia & Wilson's Disease) are presented by the senior residents to the Neurology department faculty, residents and medical students.
Friday Noon Conference: Friday afternoon from 12:00 to 1:00 PM
First Friday of every month - Muscle Conference - attended by neurology and pathology residents
Third Friday of every month - Stroke conference - multidisciplinary conference to discuss monthly stroke activation
Remaining Fridays - Journal Club presented by faculty and residents
Wednesday Didactic Conference: Wednesday afternoon from 1:00 to 3:00 PM, presented by faculty and cover clinical neurology and Basic Sciences (Neuropathology, Neurochemistry, Neurophysiology).
Neuropathology Conference: Wednesday from 12:00 to 1:00 PM and is presented by Neuropathology faculty. Both neurology and pathology residents are present and it covers interesting cases with slides presented for review.
Pediatrics Conference: First Wednesday of every month from 12:00 to 1:00 PM and it is presented by Pediatric Neurology faculty. Both neurology and pediatric residents are present for case based discussions.
Stroke Conferences: Tuesday morning 7:00-8:00 AM Interdisciplinary Conferences held every week to include the departments of neurology, neurosurgery, interventional neuroradiology and emergency medicine. These conferences include Morbidity & Mortality, Research and Performance and Quality Improvement. Most conferences are presented by faculty members.
RITE/Board Preparation: January through February, Fridays 12:00 - 1:00 PM presented by multiple faculty.
PGY2 Boot camp: July through September, Friday 1:00 - 2:00 PM, presented by Program Director and covers "Neuroanatomy through Clinical Cases" by Hal Blumenfeld, MD, PhD
Research Curriculum: Dr. Najib leads and discusses the importance and methodology of research. Each resident is expected to have a research project completed during training.