When Stroke Strikes - Conference

Join experts from the UNC Comprehensive Stroke Center on September 7 for a new educational program for nurses and other health care providers who want to learn about the latest advances in caring for stroke patients.

When Sep 07, 2018
from 08:00 AM to 04:30 PM
Where 100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599
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Stroke ConferenceThe UNC Comprehensive Stroke Center is pleased to offer a new educational program for nurses and other healthcare providers who would like to learn more about the care of stroke or other neuro patients. We hope that this will be the first annual event of such an important subject. This program is worth 7.0 contact hours.


The 2018 New Guidelines for the Early Management of Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke
William J. Powers, MD; UNC

Identification and Treatment of ‘Wake-Up’ Strokes
James Ho, MD and Pola A. Chojecka, MD; UNC

Post Stroke Depression
Susan E. Wilson, DNP, RN, ANP-BC; UNC

Pediatric Stroke
Shelley A. Dean, OTD, OTR/L; Crossway Pediatric Therapy 
and Michelle Ballasiotes, Pediatric Stroke Survivor

Minimally Invasive Surgical Treatments for Stroke
Deanna Sasaki Adams, MD; UNC

Hot Topics: Everything Else New and Exciting for Stroke
David Y. Huang, MD, PhD; UNC

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Sponsored by: Carolina Nursing, Center for Lifelong Learning