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Stroke Symposium

2012 Stroke Symposium

For Health Care providers, Stroke Survivors and Caregivers

Date: Tuesday April 17, 2012

Location: Prince George's Community College 

Largo Student Center, Community Rooms A, B and C    

301 Largo Road, Largo MD 20774-2199

     

Professional Schedule

Community Schedule

8:00-8:30  Sign In & Continental Breakfast  


8:30-8:45 Welcoming Remarks: Paul Grenaldo, Doctors Community Hospital Chief Operating Officer;  Charlene Dukes, Ed.D, President, Prince George's Community College


8:45-9:30 Stroke 101: Lisa Davis, RN, MSN, CCRN, Senior Nurse Specialist,  National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, NIH

9:00-9:30 Sign In/Breakfast & Exhibits

9:30-10:15 Managing Stroke Related Seizures: Dr Kenneth kudelko,M.D. Neurologist, Neurological Medicine P.A.

9:30 -9:45 Welcoming Remarks

10:15-10:30 Break & Exhibits

9:45-10:30 Stroke 101: Dr James Pollock, MD, AAFP, ACEP. Attending Physician, Emergency Department/Medical Director of Stroke Services, Doctors Community Hospital.

10:30-11:15 Depression After Stroke:  Pam Marcus, RN, APRN/PMH-BC,

Associate Professor of Nursing, Prince George’s Community College

10:30-11:15 Medication Management:  Mari Kim, BS, PharmD, Clinical Coordinator

Pharmacy Department, Doctors Community Hospital

11:15-Noon Treating Post Stroke Vision Disorders: Dr. Stan Appelbaum, O.D., FCOVD. Vision Therapy & Sensory Integration Specialists

11:15- 11:45 Healthy Nutrition: Gargi Parikh, RD, MPH, CDE. Diabetes Educator, The Joslin Diabetes Center at Doctors Community Hospital

Noon-12:30 Lunch (Provided)

11:45-12:30 Lunch (Provided)

12:30-1:30 Keynote Speaker: Dr Paul Rao, Ph.D., CCC, CPHQ, FACHE. Vice President of Operations, National Rehabilitation Hospital - The Stroke Dilemma: Where do we go from here?

12:30-1:30 Keynote Speaker: Dr Paul Rao, Ph.D., CCC, CPHQ, FACHE. Vice President of Operations, National Rehabilitation Hospital - The Stroke Dilemma: Where do we go from here?

1:30-2:30 Advances in Stroke Rehabilitation:

Maher Kharma PhD ©, OTR;. Ann Haley, MA, CCC-SLP, Doctors Community Hospital; & Jutta Brettschneider, MS, OTR/L; National Rehabilitation Hospital

1:30-2:15 Employing Faith into Recovery: Dr Yahya Hendi, Chaplain, Georgetown University.  Muslim Chaplain, National Naval Medical Center; President, Clergy Beyond Borders

2:30-3:00 Break/Exhibits

2:15-3:00  Stroke Survivors Panel

3:00-3:30 Stroke Research: Where Are We? Linda Cook  PhD, RN, CCRN, CCNS, ACNP, APRN,BC.  Professor of nursing at Prince George’s Community College


3:30-4:00 Stroke Jeopardy: Michelle Browne, PT, CLT, Doctors Community Hospital.


4:00-4:45 Laugh After Stroke: Billy Finch of Musical Comedy Legends

4:45- 5:00 Evaluations & Certificates

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 Click here to print out Program Guide and Registration form

  

Online Registration

Online registration will be available in late February. Please refer to program guide for alternative ways to register.

Registration and payment are due by March 31st. There will be no on-site registration for professional track.

 

Vendor Opportunities

For vendor opportunities CLICK HERE to open vendor information form.

     

Questions?

Call Anna Godfrey 301-552-8072 or email: Stroke.symposium@dchweb.org.