Dr. Christopher Ogilvy
organized the 2005-6 Neuroscience Series, focusing on neurovascular
surgery and disease.
Speakers and presentations
The Evolution of Endovascular
Aneurysm Surgery: From Novelty to Supremacy -- John
D. Barr, M.D., Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis,
Cell adhesion molecules,
leukocyte-endothelial cell interactions, and nitric oxide
in vasospasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage -- Raphael
A. Tamargo, M.D. Johns Hopkins University
of intracranial aneurysms: Problems, methods, and potential
-- Jean Raymond, M.D.
Centre hospitalier de University of MontreAL Hospital Centre)
Director of the Interventional Neuroradiology Research Laboratory,
Professor in the Department of Radiology, Radiation Oncology
and Nuclear Medicine at the University of Montreal.
Dr. Charles Douglas Blaha
gave the 2005 William H. Sweet lecture: Mapping midbrain
modulation or motivation. He is an Associate Professor in
the Department of Psychology, University of Memphis.
The Balkin Family Lecturer
was James T. Rutka, MD, PhD
Division of Neurosurgery
The Hospital for Sick Children, The University of Toronto
who spoke on Medullolastoma: A quest for novel therapeutic