This Week on NeurologyLive — November 30, 2020

November 30, 2020
NeurologyLive Staff

Here's what is coming soon to NeurologyLive.

Every week, the NeurologyLive staff prepares this preview of what to expect from our coverage. This week on NeurologyLive, there are a number of hot topics that we will be posting throughout the week.

On Monday, November 30, 2020, a new segment from the “Expert Perspectives: Advances in the Management of Acute Migraine,” Insights series will go live. It features Amaal J. Starling, MD, a key opinion leader in migraine, who considers the importance of the pain freedom end point, and discusses the American Headache Society and American Academy of Neurology guidelines for the treatment of acute setting.

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Tune in on Tuesday, December 1, 2020, to watch NeurologyLive’s conversation with Jude Savarraj, PhD, research scientist, Department of Neurosurgery, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston. He discussed his team’s new study investigating the performance of a machine learning model to predict outcomes in subarachnoid hemorrhage care. Savarraj discusses how his model outperformed standard models, but how physician insight is still critical to its success.

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The latest in our NeuroVoices series, dedicated to conversations with leaders in the neurology community, will go live on Wednesday, December 2, 2020. This edition will feature epilepsy specialist Martina Bebin, MD, MPA, in honor of Infantile Spasms Awareness Week. Bebin, who currently serves as a professor of neurology and pediatrics at the University of Alabama at Birmingham Epilepsy Center, discussed the importance of raising awareness towards infantile spasms, challenges associated with the disease, and treatment options available and on the horizon.

To check out the prior NeuroVoices conversations, click here.

A conversation with Dileep Yavagal, MD, professor of clinical neurology, University of Miami, past-president, Society of Vascular and Interventional Neurology, and chair, Mechanical Thrombectomy 2020+ (MT2020+), will air on NeurologyLive's segment on the Medical World News channel this Thursday, November 19, 2020. Yavagal discussed the MT2020+ initiative and its goals, as well as the gaps and progress in getting greater access to the procedure for patients with stroke.

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Episode 23 of the NeurologyLive "Mind Moments" podcast will air on Friday, December 4, 2020. The episode will feature an exclusive interview with Merle Diamond, MD, president and managing director, Diamond Headache Clinic, in Chicago, Illinois. She discussed her real-world experience with the newest additions to the acute migraine treatment paradigm and their impact on clinical practice, as well as the most promising therapies in the pipeline and what's to come heading into next year.

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