Jul 6, 2010
1) Depressive symptoms and risk of dementia and 2) Early history of the AAN. This podcast for the Neurology Journal begins and closes with Dr. Robert Gross, Editor-in-Chief, briefly discussing highlighted articles from the print issue of Neurology. In the second segment Dr. David Geldmacher interviews Dr. Jane Saczynski about her paper on depressive symptoms and risk of dementia. In the next segment, Dr. Jennifer Fugate is reading our e-Pearl of the week about wrong way eyes. In the next part of the podcast Dr. Ted Burns interviews Dr. Robert Joynt on the early history of the AAN for our Lesson of the Week. The participants had nothing to disclose except Drs. Fugate, Burns and Joynt. Dr. Geldmacher serves on editorial board of Brain Injury, has received speaker honoraria from Danville Regional Medical Center, Georgetown Medical School, University of Rochester, Cleveland Clinic, Kaiser Permanante and Academy for Healthcare Education, receives research support from Elan Corporation [PI], Eisai Inc. [PI], Medivation, Inc. [PI], Janssen [PI] and Novartis [PI].Dr. Fugate serves on the editorial team for the Neurology® Resident and Fellow Section. Dr. Burns receives a stipend as Podcast Editor for Neurology®, and performs EMG studies in his neuromuscular practice (30% effort).Dr. Joynt receives a stipend as Newsletter Editor for Neurology® and royalties from Archives of Neurology for published work.