The department of neurology and psychiatry will host Joint Grand Rounds from 8-9 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 11, at the School of Medicine. Entrance is only through the Learning Resource Center (LRC).
Stanley Iyadurai, M.D., MSc, Ph.D., will give a joint presentation about brain infections for both divisions.
Dr. Stanley Jones P Iyadurai, M.D., MSc, Ph. D, is a neurologist and a neuromuscular specialist at Saint Louis University. He is board-certified in neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
Iyadurai received his Ph.D. and M.D. from the University of Minnesota. He completed his neurology residency at the Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix, Ariz., where he also served as the chief resident. He received his fellowship training in neuromuscular medicine at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo., under the tutelage of Dr. Alan Pestronk.
Dr. Iyadurai's research interests lie in genetic evaluation/characterization of neuropathies and myopathies, and development of model systems for understanding pathogenesis of neurodegenerative neuromuscular disease, especially, Amyotropic Lateral Sclerosis.