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23rd Annual Bi-State Stroke Symposium – Live Webinar

23rd Annual Bi-State Stroke Symposium – Live Webinar

23rd Annual Bi-State Stroke Symposium – Live Webinar

Friday, November 5, 2021 – 7:45am – 2:30pm

Cost is $25.00



The 23rd Annual Bi-State Stroke Symposium will provide professional education about stroke prevention, patient education and continued advancements in stroke treatment, guidelines, and protocols for Stroke Center certification.  The conference will focus on increasing knowledge of best practice strategies and tools for improving stroke care throughout the region.


Learning Objectives:

At the completion of this course, the learner will be able to:

  • Explain how the evolution of stroke systems improved outcomes for acute stroke care, spanning from EMS to the hospital.
  • Review brain and cerebrovascular anatomy including differences in treatment of large and small vessel strokes
  • Discuss the goals and differences in ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke, including stroke sub types including identification and treatment
  •  Identify the latest in medical rehabilitation, transitions of care, and post  hospital care considerations including communication strategies, physical therapy techniques and resources for the stroke patient.
  • Identify causes and treatment of embolic stroke and how these are affected by the heart


  • A detailed look at Hemorrhagic Stroke
  • Pusher Syndrome
  • Interventional Treatment in the setting of Low ASPECTS Score
  • Communication Strategies after a Stroke: The High’s and Low’s
  • The Heart Brain Collaborative
  • The Fast and the Furious: Reducing Stroke Treatment Times
  • Dual Antiplatelet Therapy
  • Stroke Patient Resources
  • TNK in stroke treatment / Extended Stroke Window


Accreditation Statements:
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the American Heart Association. The American Heart Association 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.

ANCC Credit Designation Statement – Nurses
The maximum number of hours awarded for this CE activity is 6.00 contact hours.  **ANCC Credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CE credit will no longer be available to claim after May 5, 2022.

Continuing Education Accreditation – Emergency Medical Services
This continuing education activity is approved by the American Heart Association, an organization accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE), for 6.00 Advanced CEHs, activity number 21-AMHA-F1-0048.

By claiming CAPCE credit, the claimant acknowledges the following: I understand that the American Heart Association as a requirement of CAPCE accreditation will submit a record of my course completions to the CAPCE AMS. I further understand that my course completion records may be accessed by or shared with such regulators as state EMS offices, training officers, and NREMT on a password-protected, need-to-know basis. In addition, I understand that I may review my record of CAPCE-accredited course completions by contacting CAPCE.  **CAPCE credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CE credit will no longer be available to claim for this activity after May 5, 2022.

The event is finished.


Nov 05 2021


7:45 am - 2:30 pm

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