Neurology, Psychiatry Grand RoundsEvent Details: 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m., September 25, Schwitalla Hall
The Department of Neurology and Psychiatry will each present separate Grand Rounds programs from 8 to 9 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 25, at two locations.
The neurology program will be presented in Lecture Hall 1 of Schwitalla Hall. The neurology division speaker will be Ghazala Hayat, M.D., whose lecture title is "Neuropathies During Pregnancy and Childbirth."
Hayat joined the faculty in 1986 and was appointed the director of Neuromuscular Service and the Clinical Neurophysiology Laboratory. She graduated from King Edward Medical College in Pakistan in 1977 and finished her neurology residency at the Medical College Virginia in 1985. The following year she pursued a fellowship in neuromuscular diseases and electrodiagnostic medicine at the same institution.
She is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Neuromuscular Medicine by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and has clinical neurophysiology certification by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. Hayat is director of clinical neurophysiology fellowship and of the ALS clinic, which is the only ALSA-certified center in the area.
Her interests include peripheral neuropathies, compressive neuropathies, neuromuscular junction disorders and electrodiagnostic studies. She has published on various topics in her area of expertise. She has served on the Education, Workshop and Laboratory Accreditation committees of the American Association of Neuromuscular Disorders and Electrodiagnostic Medicine. She has been an examiner for the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. She is a fellow of American Academy of Neurologists, American Association of Neuromuscular Disorders and Electrodiagnostic medicine. She was nominated America's Best Doctors in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012.
The psychiatry program also will be held in Lecture Hall 3 of Schwitalla Hall. The psychiatry division guest speaker Kimberli McCallum, M.D., will present "Core Skills and Decision Points in the Evaluation and Treatment of Anorexia Nervosa in Adolescents and Adults."
McCallum is a certified eating disorder specialist, fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and an associate professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Washington University School of Medicine. She is board certified in adult, child and adolescent psychiatry. She received her medical degree from Yale School of Medicine, general psychiatric training at UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, and child and adolescent training at Washington University School of Medicine.
McCallum is currently a member of the board of directors of the National Eating Disorders Association, International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals and the Missouri Eating Disorder Association. She is a psychotherapist with a broad range of therapy skills, including dialectical behavior therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy and family-based treatment.
She has co-developed several specialized, interdisciplinary eating disorders treatment units, including inpatient, residential, partial hospital and intensive outpatient programs. She also has developed an outpatient service that offers evaluation and evidence-based treatment for patients with eating disorders and obesity. Her current programs include McCallum Place, the Victory Program, Webster Wellness Professionals and Cedar Springs Austin.