Eastern Nebraska Stroke Case Conference

Eastern Nebraska Stroke Case Conference

Thursday, October 14, 2021  •  6:30–8:15 PM CDT  •  via ZOOM


This conference will include facilitated case study presentations including visual aids, patient history, diagnosis, insights into the best diagnostic, evidence-based treatment, and management options.


Target Audience

This conference is intended for stroke neurologists, neurology residents, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other health care professionals involved in the care of stroke patients.


Conference Objectives

At the conclusion of this conference, the participant should be better able to:

  1. Discuss unusual stroke etiologies
  2. Describe available treatment options for patients with uncommon causes of stroke
  3. Determine the appropriate management of stroke patients with uncommon etiologies

Agenda

6:30 PM

Opening Remarks 
Marco Gonzalez-Castellon, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Sciences, UNMC

6:35 PM

Case Presentation
Speaker: Venkata Sunil Bendi, MD
Department of Neurology, Creighton University

Moderator: Abhishek Singh, MBBS
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, Creighton University

7:20 PM

Break

7:30 PM

Case Presentation
Speaker: Ismail Fahad, MBBS
Department of Neurological Sciences, UNMC

Moderator: Marco Gonzalez-Castellon, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Sciences, UNMC

8:15 PM

Adjourn

 


Continuing Education Credits

JA Provider MarkIn support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by University of Nebraska Medical Center and Creighton University. University of Nebraska Medical Center 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.

Physicians

The University of Nebraska Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Support American Heart Association

This conference is financially supported by the American Heart Association.


Registration Information

There is no fee to join this conference. Pre-registration is required. The deadline to register is October 14 at 3 PM.

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IMPORTANT: Upon registration, you will receive confirmation via email with the Zoom link for the conference. Please be sure to complete your Zoom registration PRIOR to the start of the conference. 


Questions?

Please contact Jackie Farley via email.

If you need assistance with online registration, please call our Registration Office at 402-559-5929.