The Department of Neurology and Psychiatry will present separate Grand Rounds from 8 to 9 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5.
The neurology division program will be held in Lecture Hall 1 of Schwitalla Hall. Thomas Geller, M.D. will present "Neurofibromatosis 1 Research Update." Geller is a professor in the Department of Neurology and Psychiatry and a staff pediatric neurologist at SSM Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital.
The Psychiatry division grand rounds will be held in a new location this week only - in Pitlyk Auditorum B in the Learning Resource Center. Phillip Resnick, professor of psychiatry and director of the Division of Forensic Psychiatry at Case School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio, will speak.
Resnick served as a consultant in many high profile cases, including those of Jeffrey Dahmer, Susan Smith, Timothy McVeigh, Andrea Yates, Scott Peterson, Casey Anthony, Theodore Kaczynski, the Unabomber and Brian Mitchell, the kidnapper of Elizabeth Smart. Resnick is a past president of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law and has published 160 articles and book chapters. He is internationally recognized and has lectured in 49 states and 23 countries.
Both programs are open to the public.