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Wolff Kirsch, MD
Professor, Neurosurgery
School of Medicine
Professor, Basic Sciences
School of Medicine
Member, Biochemistry, SM, Faculty of Graduate Studies
Other LLU Classes Outside Of Schedule 
Lecture
 
10/2004 Integrated Biomedical Sciences Graduate Seminar
Is Altered Brain/Blood Iron Metabolism a Risk Factor for The Development of Alzheimer's Disease?
Interactive Teaching
 
6/2006 - 9/2006 Iron Metabolism Alterations in Alzheimer''s Disease
Mentored Swung Woo Joshua Hong (freshman medical student) in the laboratory for the summer.
2/2006 - 6/2006 Brain microhemorrhage counting
Mentored Michelle Zipperman (Neuroradiology medical student)as she assisted in counting brain microhemorrhages on MRIs for our Alzheimer's disease research project.
7/2005 - 9/2005 Brain iron perturbations in Alzheimer's Disease
Mentored student Joseph Kim during the summer as he was involved in our research project.
6/2005 - 9/2005 Brain iron perturbations in Alzheimer's Disease
Mentored James Fox (sophomore medical student)during the summer as he was involved in our research project.
9/2004 - 6/2005 MCI Participant Recruitment
Mentored Allison Hadley (Sr. medical student) in recuriting participants and then in writing a paper "Examining the relationship between Mild Cognitive Impairment and altered brain iron metabolism: I. Participant recruitment, baseline characterization, and projected studies."
7/2004 - 7/2007 Iron dysregulation and inflammation in Alzheimer's Disease
Mentors Shino Magaki (Ph.D. project) in our laboratory working on iron dysregulation and inflammation in Alzheimer's Disease.
6/2004 - 8/2004 Brain regions in mice
Mentored Vernon Chin (sophomore medical student) who worked on isolation of discrete regions of the brain from IRP-2 knockout mice.
6/2004 - 8/2004 Imaging brain iron in mice
Mentored Eugene Snissarenko (sophomore medical student) for summer project imaging and quantifications of brain iron in mice based on magnetic resonance susceptibility.
5/2004 - 6/2005 Cytokine analysis
Mentored and trained Shino Magaki (M.D./Ph.D. student)who is working on cytokine analysis utilizing flow cytometry.
5/2004 - 6/2005 Metabolites in the brain
Mentored Sanjay Patra (Senior medical student) who worked on metabolites in the brain by utilizing MR spectroscopy.
1/2004 - 7/2005 Iron metabolism alterations
Mentored Claudius Mueller (Ph.D. candidate from the Freie University in Berlin) who is working in our lab on the determination of iron metabolism alterations in the pathogenesis of neurodegenerative disorders.
7/2003 - 6/2005 MCI and Depression
Mentored Dr. Donald Anderson (Psychiatry Resident) in writing of paper "The progressive relationship of MCI and depression."
Administrative Teaching Roles
 
7/2004 - 6/2005 Director
Director of the Neurosurgery Center for Research, Training, and Education.
3/1999 - 12/2010 Director
Director of the Neurosurgery Center for Research, Training, and Education. Responsible for all activities of the center.