Wright State University & Premier Health

Neuroscience Institute

Neuroscience Institute Symposium

2015

DTI sagittal fibersFourth Annual Wright State University & Premier Health Neuroscience Institute Symposium

Breakthroughs in Neuroimaging

 

Friday, October 23, 2015
Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building
Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio

 

Registration, lunch and research posters: 11 a.m.
Symposium: 12:30–4 p.m.


Speakers

Robert M. Lober, M.D.Advanced Clinical Imaging of the Pediatric Brain

Robert M. Lober, M.D., Ph.D.
Pediatric Neurosurgeon
Dayton Children’s Hospital


Ulas Sumar, Ph.D.Monitoring Tissue Hemodynamics and Oxygen Metabolism with Optical Imaging

Ulas Sunar, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Ohio Research Scholar for Medical Imaging


Juan Ed Torres-Reveron, M.D.Neuroimaging in the Evaluation for Epilepsy Surgery

Juan Ed Torres-Reveron, M.D.
Neurosurgeon
Wright State/Premier Health Clinical Neuroscience Institute

2014

brain imageThird Annual Wright State University & Premier Health Neuroscience Institute Symposium

Frontiers in Epilepsy

October 15, 2014
Sinclair Community College, Dayton, Ohio


photo of Solomon L. Moshé, M.D.

Keynote Speaker

West Syndrome: The Roadmap for Cure

Solomon L. Moshé, M.D.
Charles Frost Chair in Neurosurgery and Neurology
Professor of Neurology, Neuroscience, and Pediatrics
Vice Chair, Department of Neurology
Director of Pediatric Neurology, and Director Clinical Neurophysiology,
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
New York City, N.Y. 


Guest Speakers

photo of  J. Layne Moore, M.D., M.P.H.
The New Frontiers in Epilepsy

J. Layne Moore, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor and Vice Chair for Academic Programs,
Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
Dayton, Ohio
Medical Director of the EMU/EEG
Miami Valley Hospital
Dayton, Ohio


photo of Gogi Kumar, M.D.
From the Trenches: A Clinician’s Perspective

Gogi Kumar, M.D.
Medical Director
Child Neurology
Dayton Children’s Hospital
Dayton, Ohio


photo of  Barbara L. Phillips, M.D.
Epilepsy Therapy: The Newest Drugs

Barbara L. Phillips, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology,
Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
Dayton, Ohio

2013

rendering of the new neuroscience buildingSecond Annual Wright State University & Premier Health Neuroscience Institute Symposium

Selected Topics in Translational Neuroscience

November 5, 2013
Ponitz Center, Sinclair Community College, Dayton, Ohio


Keynote Address

photo of  Gil Wolfe, M.D.MGTX — The NIH-Funded Thymectomy Trial in Non-thymomatous Myasthenia Gravis: Why, What, and Where are We?

Gil Wolfe, M.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology
University of Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Science

 


Guest Speakers

photo of  Rosalie Mainous, Ph.D.The Use of Near Infrared Spectroscopy and Cerebral Blood Flow Indices to Improve Neurologic Health in the Preterm Neonate

Rosalie Mainous, Ph.D.
Dean and Professor of Nursing
Wright State University-Miami Valley College of Nursing and Health

 


photo of  Ryan Jankord, Ph.D.Stress Resilience and Personalized Training

Ryan Jankord, Ph.D.
Research Physiologist, Air Force Research Laboratory
Human Effectiveness Directorate
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

 


photo of  John Terry, M.D.Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Related Vasospasm

John Terry, M.D.
NeuroInterventionalist, The Clinical Neuroscience Institute-Premier Health Specialists
Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Neurology, and
Department of Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology
Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine

2012

photo from the first annual neuroscience institute symposiumFirst Annual Wright State University & Premier Health Neuroscience Institute Symposium

Selected Topics in Translational Neuroscience

November 14, 2012
Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio

Presentations addressed the genetic epilepsies and GABAA receptor mutations, clinical perspectives in epilepsy surgery, interventional management of stroke, and ion channel dysfunction during critical illness. You may download PowerPoint slideshows or view YouTube videos of the presentations by clicking on the links below. You can view all five videos from the event on YouTube.


Opening Remarks

photo of  Timothy C. Cope, Ph.D.Neuroscience at Wright State University

Timothy C. Cope, Ph.D.

Brage Golding Distinguished Professor of Research and Chair of Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology
Codirector, WSU & Premier Neuroscience Institute


photo of  Kenneth J. Gaines, M.D., M.B.AThe Future of Neuroscience

Kenneth J. Gaines, M.D., M.B.A

Professor and Chair of Neurology
Codirector, WSU & Premier Neuroscience Institute


Guest Speakers

photo of  Robert L. Macdonald, M.D., Ph.D.Genetic Epilepsies and GABAA Receptor Mutations

Robert L. Macdonald, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chair of Neurology
Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
Professor of Pharmacology
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

 


photo of  Jeffrey Stephen Schweitzer, M.D., Ph.D.Clinical Perspectives in Epilepsy Surgery

Jeffrey Stephen Schweitzer, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery Program
Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center


photo of  Bryan Ludwig, M.D.Interventional Management of Stroke

Bryan Ludwig, M.D.
NeuroInterventional Specialists, Inc.
Director of NeuroInterventional Radiology
Miami Valley Hospital/Premier Health Partners
Premier Health Specialists Inc.
Clinical Assistant Professor 
Department of Neurology
Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine


photo of  Mark Rich, M.D., Ph.D.Ion Channel Dysfunction During Critical Illness

Mark Rich, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology 
Professor, Neurology
Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine

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