Resident Presentations

Neurology/Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

Friday, June 14, 2024 at 8:00 AM

This grand round has already taken place.

Online Streaming
June 14th, 2024
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours


A discussion on various resident presentations.

Dates and Times

Start: 6/14/2024 8:00 AM
End: 6/14/2024 9:30 AM


Daod Pak, MD

  • Discuss clinical characteristics and presentation of CLIPPERS
  • Discuss workup and differential diagnosis
  • Discuss treatment guidelines

Marielle Torres, MD

  • Review rare case of multiple myeloma metastasis to the pineal gland 
  • Discuss related case reports 
  • Review possible presentations of a pineal gland mass 4. Discuss clinical significance of this case.

Vikalpa Dammavalam, DO

  • Understand basic stroke pathophysiology.
  • Understand outcomes of endovascular therapy in ischemic stroke.
  • Review emerging neuroprotective therapies.

Steffani Flaherty, MD

    • Have a basic understanding of acupuncture
    • Understand the potential physiology behind acupuncture

    Learn some indications of acupuncture to treat common neurologic conditions

    Solomon Khamishon, MD

    • Current mechanical thrombectomy guidelines
    • Current Large core trials
    • Select2 - 1 year outcome analysis

    Ariana Frontario, DO

    • Review the basis of Large Language Models
    • Illustrate uses of cases specifically in Neurology
    • Identify limitation

    Mitchell Creed

    • Review current guidelines for FIRES
    • Review ongoing case with diagnosis of FIRES
    • Review recent case reports utilized in this current case


      • Mitchell Creed, MD
      • Vikalpa Dammavalam, DO
      • Steffani Flaherty, MD
        • Utilization of Acupuncture in Neurologic Conditions
      • Ariana Frontario, DO
        • Exploring the intersection of CHAT-GPT and Neurology
      • Solomon Khamishon, MD
        • Large Core with Shlo , 1 year outcome of large core infarcts
      • Daod Pak, MD
        • CLIPPERS: Diagnosis and Treatment
      • Marielle Torres, MD
        • Multiple Myeloma Metastasis to the Pineal Gland: A Case report from Long Island, New York, USA


      The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

      The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

      Need help with this Grand Round Session?

      Please contact the Grand Round coordinator listed below:

      Dawn Caffrey
      Department: Neurology
      Phone: (631) 444-2694

      Give us a call
      (631) 444-2094
      Office of Continuing Medical Education
      Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University
      HSC, Level 2, Room 142
      Stony Brook, New York 11794-8222