11th Annual Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Review 2019 - General Session
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.
|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|
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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- 20.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 20.50 ANCC
- 20.50 Attendance
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