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UAB Neurosurgery is committed to life-long learning and provides numerous opportunities for our faculty, trainees and alumni to participate in continuing medical education. 

Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

Grand Rounds Experts from UAB and across the country lecture on a range of cutting-edge neurosurgical topics. Neurosurgery Grand Rounds is held monthly via Zoom virtual meetings.

The UAB Heersink School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Alabama Heersink School of Medicine will designate select Neurosurgery Grand Rounds for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Generally, Neurosurgery Grand Rounds will occur on the third Thursday of every month.

Annual Galbraith Research Symposium

Every fall, the department conducts its annual J. Garber Galbraith Symposium. This two-day program highlights research presentations summarizing ongoing investigational efforts within the department. Both clinical and basic scientific presentations are conducted by residents and faculty. 

Online CME from UAB Medicine

MD Learning Channel

A free, online resource for clinical education. You’ll find a variety of neuroscience-focused online learning courses discussing recent research findings, new procedures/techniques, and developments in the diagnosis and treatment of disease and injury.


An ongoing series of medical education and clinical information podcasts highlighting the latest medical and research innovations from faculty. To find podcasts related to neurosurgery, visit this page and search "Neurosciences."