The Department of Neurology will hold a Neurology Grand Rounds from 8 to 9 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 19, in Lecture Hall 1, Schwitalla Hall.
Jafar Kafaie, M.D., will present “Chronic Immune Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP): Update on Diagnosis and Treatment Options.”
Kafaie treats adults and children with neurological, neuromuscular and muscle diseases including muscular dystrophy and inflammatory myositis. His research interests include motor neuron disease, peripheral neuropathy and myopathy. He is an assistant professor of neuromuscular diseases in the School of Medicine and a member of the American Association of Neurology and American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine.