Pediatric Neuroscience Grand Rounds


Pediatric Neuroscience Grand Rounds are every Monday morning from 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. in the third floor neuroscience classroom, located in the Barrow at Phoenix Children's (ambulatory) building on the main campus of Phoenix Children's Hospital.

Attend in person or get CME credits wherever it is convenient for you by using Zoom. If you would like to sign in using Zoom, please contact Sherry Gibson at (602) 933-0447.​

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2017 Schedule

Date Speaker Topic

Jan. 23, 2017

Michael Kruer MD

Pediatric Neuroimmunology

Jan. 30, 2017

Randa Jarrar, MD

Seizure and Epilepsy Classification 2017

Feb. 6, 2017 Juliana VanderPluym, MD Headache

Feb. 13, 2017

Adrienne Scheck, PhD


Feb. 20, 2017

Michael Christiansen, MD Moath Hamed, MD

Neurology Case Conference

March 6, 2017

Kari Ashmond, PhD


March 13, 2016



March 20, 2017

Alex Whiting, MD; Jordana Fox, DO

Neurosurgery Case Conference and Neurology Case Conference

March 27, 2017

Harlori Tokhie, MD; Neil Kulkarni, MD

Neurology Case Conference

April 3, 2017

Angus Wilfong, MD


April 10, 2017

Michael Kruer


April 24, 2017

Robert Jackson, MD; Ganesh Murthy, MD

Neurology Case Conference

May 8, 2017

John F. Kerrigan, MD

Neonatal Seizures

May 15, 2017

Michael Robers, MD; Jennifer Heim, MD

Neurology Case Conference

May 22, 2017

Reena Rastogi, MD


May 29, 2017



June 5, 2017

Neuropsychology Fellow


June 12, 2017

Jakub Godzik, MD

Neurosurgery Case Conference

June 19, 2017

Edward Chen, MD; Cristina Valencia-Sanchez, MD

Neurology Case Conference

June 26, 2017

Mary Johnson, MD

Hypothalamus and Migraine 

Overall Series Objectives:

  1. Analysis of the latest research, clinical data and American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) and American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) guidelines regarding various pediatric neuroscience disorders
  2. Recognition of improvements in pediatric healthcare and safety issues for various pediatric neurological conditions so as to facilitate practice base learning and systems based practice
  3. Translation of knowledge improvement into practice improvement with the goal of improving outcomes of patients with pediatric neurological and psychiatric disorders

Target Audience: Neuroscience Health Care Professionals.

Accreditation Statement

Phoenix Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

Phoenix Children’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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