CNND Symposium

September 12, 2018
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Eric P. Newman Education Center (EPNEC) Seminar Room B (Medical Campus)

“Rare but Rising: Granulomatous Neurological Diseases”


The Center for Neuroimmunology & Neuroinfectious Diseases hosts an annual symposium featuring topics on neuroimmunology, neuroinfectious diseases and neuroimaging.

This year’s symposium “Rare but Rising: Granulomatous Neurological Diseases” will be held on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 from 8:30 am-3:00 pm at the Eric P. Newman Education Center in Seminar Room B and Great Room B.

Registration is free but required, and all are welcome to attend. Please note that boxed lunches will be limited and therefore available first come, first serve.
 

This year’s speakers will include:

  • Rula Haff-Ali, MD, Professor of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Staff, Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  • Wonder Puryear Drake, MD, Professor of Medicine, Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • David Robert Moller, MD, Professor of Medicine, Director, Sarcoidosis Clinic, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • Courtney Montgomery, MD, Associate Member, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation
  • Delphine L. Chen, MD, Associate Professor of Radiology, Division of Nuclear Medicine, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University
  • David Clifford, MD, Professor of Medicine and Neurology, Washington University

The annual symposium includes talks in the morning and a poster session in the afternoon.

For more information please contact Robyn Klein, MD, PhD, Director; or Debra Warren, CNND Administrative Coordinator.


Symposium Schedule

8:30 Registration opens
8:45 Continental breakfast
9:00 Opening Remarks – David Clifford, MD, Melba and Forest Seay Professor of Clinical Neuropharmacology in Neurology, Professor of Medicine and Neurology,  Director of the Neuroinfectous Diseases Fellowship Program, Washington University
9:10 Introduction to CNND – Anne Cross, MD, Professor, Department of Neurobiology, Co-Director of CNND, Washington University
9:20 Introduction to Speakers – Robyn Klein MD, PhD – Professor, Department of Medicine, Director of CNND, Washington University
9:30 Rula Hajj-Ali, MD, Professor of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Staff, Cleveland Clinic Foundation
9:55 Wonder Puryear Drake, MD, Professor of Medicine, Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
10:20 David Robert Moller, MD, Professor of Medicine, Director, Sarcoidosis Clinic, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
10:45 Break
11:00 Courtney Montgomery, MD, Associate Member, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation
11:25 Delphine L. Chen, MD, Associate Professor of Radiology, Division of Nuclear Medicine, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University
11:50 David Clifford, MD, Professor of Medicine and Neurology, Washington University
12:15 Lunch
1:00 Poster Session
3:00 Poster awards