Conference Calendar

The following conferences are an active part of the didactic program at UC San Diego neurosurgery. They are open to students and physicians throughout the community in San Diego.

​Description
​Time / Location
Neurosurgical grand rounds
Contact 
Oksana Makodzeba, to be added to the weekly mailing list for the grand rounds announcements.
Friday morning 7:30 AM
Goldberg Auditorium at the UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center
​Resident didactic teaching sessions
Residents and faculty joined together to teach specific nonsurgical topics. This also includes procedural training center in the future surgery including simulator work. 
Friday morning to 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Center for the Future of Surgery at the UCSD School of Medicine
Brain tumor didactic conference
On selected Fridays, topics are presented related to brain tumor pathophysiology, treatment, and experimental studies. Selected regional and national speakers are invited to participate. 

Selected Friday morning at 11:15 AM
Radiation Medicine conference room at Moores Cancer Center
Vascular conference
Vascular teaching conferences will be presented
 in place of neurosurgical didactic teaching sessions.
1st Friday of each month at 8:30 AM
Center for the Future of Surgery at the UCSD School of Medicine
​Neuropathology conference
Dedicated to a neuropathological review and a focus on tumor cases. This conference is taught in the 
2nd Friday of each month at 7:30 AM
Neurosciences Conference Room at the University California San Diego School of Medicine in the Center for Neural Circuits and Behavior
​Morbidity and mortality conference
3rd Friday of each month at 7:30 AM
Goldberg Auditorium at the UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center
Trauma conference
A joint conference that is held with the trauma service each month.
3rd Friday of each month at 8:30 AM
Hillcrest clinical teaching facility conference room on the 3rd floor