11th Annual Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Review 2019

Amelia Island, FL US
September 26, 2019 to September 28, 2019


Course Directors: William David Freeman, M.D., Kevin M. Barrett, M.D., Kelly Flemming, M.D., Benjamin Brown, MD, Co-course director(s)Lesia Mooney RN, SCRN, Suzanne Brown, RN, SCRN, Sarah Peacock ARNP, Marion Turnbull, Ph.D.

This course will provide attendees with an update of all major areas of clinical interest in vascular neurology. Lectures will cover management of acute ischemic stroke, brain hemorrhage, symptomatic and asymptomatic vascular lesions including arteriovenous malformations, cavernous malformations, cerebral aneurysms and carotid stenosis. The course will also cover the latest diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to stroke. Lectures will be supplemented with highlights of images in clinical vascular neurology and group discussions of clinical vignettes.

Registration Fees 

 On or before September 2, 2019  After September 2, 2019

Physicians and Scientists



Residents, Fellows, PA, NP, and Allied Health 



Allied Health Session I Only (Wednesday Morning)  $100.00 $100.00
Allied Health Session II Only (Wednesday Afternoon) $100.00 $100.00
ABPN MOC  $50.00




Call for Abstracts

Overview: As part of the Mayo Clinic 11th Annual Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Review 2019, an electronic poster session for presentation of original research dedicated to the field of Neurology will be held. These may include challenging stroke cases (i.e., case reports) of those encountered in clinical practice. The conference will also review stroke randomized trials, outcome studies, potential practice innovations, stroke monitoring, and stroke center systems-based practice innovation or improvements. Posters will be chosen from all abstracts received by Friday, August 16, 2019 submission deadline.

Abstract Eligibility: Original abstracts that either have or have not been presented at other meetings will be considered for the conference. Abstracts based upon published papers based on stroke will also be considered. Research Competition: Outstanding abstracts will be selected for electronic poster presentations at the 2019 Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Review course.

Number of Entries: A participant may be the primary author on no more than two abstracts; however, he or she may be a contributing author on any number of abstracts.

Deadline: Abstract submission deadline is Friday, August 16, 2019.

Notification of Results: Accepted abstracts will be notified by email. All primary authors will be notified by email no later than Friday, August 23, 2019 if their submission has been selected for the electronic poster session, and details regarding poster set-up will follow. Accepted abstract recipients must still register for the meeting to attend.

Description of Challenging Stroke Case: (no more than 300 words are allowed for the text within the Introduction, Methods, Results and Conclusion). 


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Exhibit Opportunities

This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibit space during this course, please submit an inquiry to Florida Exhibits


Target Audience

This course is designed for neurologists, neurosurgeons, interventional neuroradiologists, primary care physicians, emergency department physicians, neurology residents, vascular neurology fellows and stroke center team members including nurse practitioners, nurses, PAs, physical and occupational therapists and speech therapists.

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize the eligibility for intravenous TPA in acute ischemic stroke, and endovascular therapy candidates with large vessel occlusion (LVO)
  • Identify modifiable stroke risk factors and interventions (e.g., blood pressure control)
  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of stroke that prompt emergency evaluation and earlier evidence-based treatment
  • Evaluate the data and outcomes of clinical trials and the impact on treatment options for stroke patients
  • Describe recent developments in stroke prevention strategies
  • Discuss standard and new treatment options for cerebrovascular diseases

Attendance at this Mayo course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 ABPN
  • 20.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 20.50 ANCC
  • 20.50 Attendance
Event starts: 
09/26/2019 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
09/28/2019 - 5:00pm

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The Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island
4750 Amelia Island Pkwy
Amelia Island, FL 32034
United States
+1 (866) 763-2960

Lodging & Accommodations

A limited block of coastal view rooms are reserved for attendees and their guests at the group rate of $259 per night, plus tax. Call for reservations at 866-763-2960 and identify yourself as a participant of the Mayo Clinic Stroke Course or reserve online.


In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Statement(s)


Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.5 ANCC nursing contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 2.00 ABPN
  • 20.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 20.50 ANCC
  • 20.50 Attendance
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Cancellation and Refund Policy:

Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to cme@mayo.edu. When cancelling a registration for a course 14 days or more before the course start date, a full refund (minus a $75 administrative fee) will be issued in the same form of payment the registration was received. No refunds are granted less than 14 days before the course start date.

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