UPMC Altoona Second Annual Acute Neurovascular Symposium
The Second Annual Acute Neurovascular Symposium is designed to provide the most recent advances in stroke care for nurses and health care providers including physical, occupational, and speech therapists. This event is held annually to assist with educational requirements of nurses and to provide education to health care professionals who care for stroke patients. The faculty of experts will present stroke research, didactic training, and case presentations on Acute Stroke Care.
This one-day symposium is geared towards nurses, physicians, EMS, therapists, and other health care professionals who provide neurology, emergency medicine, neurosurgery, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, and cognitive therapy services to patients from pre-through post-acute stroke.
Friday, September 20, 2019
Cynthia Kenmuir MD, PhD
Healthy Diet & Lifestyle
Maxim Hammer MD
Neurostimulants in Stroke Rehabilitation
Kevin Franzese MD
Neuro-Critical Care Management
Lori Shutter MD, FNCS, FCCM
Update on Acute Ischemic Stroke Treatment
Cindy Kenmuir MD, PhD
Brad Gross MD
RACEing to Angio
Prehospital Stroke Regionalization
Frank Guyette MD, MPH
All individuals in a position to control the content of this education activity including members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, and/or content reviewers have disclosed all relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients.
The following relevant financial relationships were disclosed:
Bradley Gross, MD is a consultant for Microvention and Medtronic.
No other planners, members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships to disclose.
The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other health care professionals are awarded 0.7 continuing education units (CEU’s) which are equal to 7.0 contact hours.
- 7.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 7.00 Attendance