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Oct 26, 2020

In the first segment, Dr. Jeff Burns speaks with Dr. Michael Weiner about his New York Times article on blood tests for Alzheimer’s disease. Read the NYT article here: https://nyti.ms/3cKheMW. Next, Dr. David Lapides talks with Dr. Martin Monti about his Neurology Journal paper on subcortical involvement in traumatic...


Oct 19, 2020

In the first segment, Dr. Jeffrey Ratliff talks with Dr. Elizabeth Matthews about her paper on super-refractory status epilepticus. In the second part of the podcast, Dr. Jason Crowell speaks with Matthew Futterman about hit New York Times article on neurologic sequela in sledding athletes. Read the NYT article here:


Neurology: Sledhead - Sledding Athletes Are Taking Their Lives. Did Brain-Rattling Rides and High-Speed Crashes Damage Their Brains?

Oct 19, 2020

Matthew Futterman, a sportswriter for The New York Times, discusses his article, Sledhead - Sledding Athletes Are Taking Their Lives. Did Brain-Rattling Rides and High-Speed Crashes Damage Their Brains?

Show references:

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/26/sports/olympics/olympics-bobsled-suicide-brain-injuries.html


Oct 16, 2020

In honor of the recent Nobel Prize award for chemistry awarded to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna for their discovery of the CRISPR/Cas9 genetic scissors. This episode highlights past coverage of CRISPR, starting with Dr. Ted Burns talking with Eric Olson, from the 2016 Annual Meeting. Dr. Jason Crowell...


Oct 12, 2020

In the first segment, Dr. Jeffrey Ratliff speaks with Dr. A.M. Madelein van der Stouwe about her Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry article on diagnosing arm tremor. Read the article here: https://bit.ly/3iETrQD. In the second part of the podcast, Dr. Andrew Southerland talks with Dr. Michael Knoflach...