Aug 31, 2015
1) Neurology® Neuroimmunology & Neuroinflammation: Aquaporin-4 autoimmunity and 2) Topic of the month: Updates in tele-neurology. This podcast for the Neurology Journal begins and closes with Dr. Robert Gross, Editor-in-Chief, briefly discussing highlighted articles from the print issue of Neurology. In the second segment Dr. Melanie Ward interviews Dr. Vanda Lennon about her Neurology: Neuroimmunology & Neuroinflammation paper on aquaporin-4 autoimmunity. Dr. Ted Burns is interviewing Kathy Pieper for our "What's Trending" feature of the week about you tube videos. In the next part of the podcast Dr. Andy Southerland interviews Dr. Kevin Barrett about the topic of updates in telestroke. The participants had nothing to disclose except Drs. Lennon, Burns, Pieper, Southerland and Barrett.Dr. Lennon receives research support from the NIH.Dr. Ted Burns serves as Podcast Editor for Neurology®; and has received research support for consulting activities with UCB, CSL Behring, Walgreens and Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.Kathy Pieper is Managing Editor, Neurology®.Dr. Southerland serves as Podcast Deputy Editor for Neurology®; serves as Clinical Research Advisor for Totier Technologies, Inc.Dr. Kevin Barrett serves as an Associate Editor of Neurohospitalist; serves as an editorial board member of Neurology; and receives research support from the NIH.NO CME WILL BE OFFERED THIS WEEK.