9th Annual Malik Lectureship hosted by the Henry Ford Neuroscience Institute

When:  Mar 20, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (ET)

YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED to the Malik Lectureship in Neurosurgery, hosted by the Henry Ford Neuroscience Institute, on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, from 6-9 p.m. at the Townsend Hotel, Birmingham, Michigan.

This complimentary continuing medical education event will feature Robert H. Rosenwasser, MD, MBA, FACS, FAHA.

Dr. Rosenwasser graduated in 1975 with a bachelor's degree from Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana. He then received his MD from Louisiana State University in Shreveport in 1979. Dr. Rosenwasser completed a general surgery internship and residency in neurological surgery at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia and in 1984 he completed a fellowship in neurovascular surgery under Drs. Drake and Peerless at the University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario. From 1992 to 1993 he completed a second fellowship in interventional neuroradiology under Dr. Alex Berenstein at New York University. Dr. Rosenwasser recently completed his MBA from Villanova University.

Dr. Rosenwasser is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, the American Academy of Neurological Surgery, and the American College of Surgeons. He is past president of the Society of University Neurosurgeons and past chair of the Joint Section on Cerebrovascular Disease.  He is also a fellow of the American Heart Association. He has been very heavily involved in research, particularly in neuroradiology and neurosurgery cooperative projects. His current laboratory research involves the use of stem cells in stroke recovery.In 1994, Dr. Rosenwasser became a professor of neurosurgery at Thomas Jefferson University and director of interventional neuroradiology at the Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience. He also served as division chief of cerebrovascular surgery and interventional neuroradiology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. In 2004, he was appointed as chair of the Department of Neurological Surgery at Jefferson.

He has published over 400 peer reviewed publications, abstracts and book chapters. He has co-edited four textbooks on cerebral ischemia, cerebral AVM's, and interventional neuroradiology/endovascular neurosurgery.


6:00-7:00 p.m. Registration and reception

7:00-7:15 p.m. Welcome and opening remarks

7:15-8:15 p.m. Dinner and lecture

8:15-8:45 p.m. Question and answer session

8:45-9:00 p.m. Closing remarks

Space is limited, so register today!

 Henry Ford Health System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. DESIGNATION STATEMENT: Henry Ford Health System designates this live course for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. FACULTY/PLANNING COMMITTEE DISCLOSURE STATEMENT: In compliance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support, all individuals in a position to control/influence the content of this activity are required to disclose relevant financial interests of their own or spouse or partners with any commercial interests and/or non-FDA approved use of a drug or a device that is included in the presentation. ENHANCING COMMUNICATION SERVICE FOR DEAF, HARD OF HEARING STATEMENT: Henry Ford Health System provides at no cost qualified interpreters and other aids and services for the deaf and hard of hearing. To request assistance, call Juanita Young at (313) 916-9217 or email jyoung5@hfhs.org. If possible, please notify us three days in advance of the event.


Townsend Hotel
100 Townsend St
Birmingham, MI 48009


Juanita Young