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When Stroke Strikes – Conference

September 7, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Join experts from the UNC Comprehensive Stroke Center on September 7 for a new educational program for nurses and other healthcare providers who want to learn the latest advances in caring for stroke patients.

The UNC Comprehensive Stroke Center is pleased to offer a new educational program for nurses and other healthcare providers who would like to learn more about the care of stroke or other neuro patients. We hope that this will be the first annual event of such an important subject. This program is worth 7.0 contact hours.


The 2018 New Guidelines for the Early Management of Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke
William J. Powers, MD; UNC

Identification and Treatment of ‘Wake-Up’ Strokes
James Ho, MD and Pola A. Chojecka, MD; UNC

Post Stroke Depression
Susan E. Wilson, DNP, RN, ANP-BC; UNC

Pediatric Stroke
Shelley A. Dean, OTD, OTR/L; Crossway Pediatric Therapy
and Michelle Ballasiotes, Pediatric Stroke Survivor

Minimally Invasive Surgical Treatments for Stroke
Deanna Sasaki Adams, MD; UNC

Hot Topics: Everything Else New and Exciting for Stroke

David Y. Huang, MD, PhD; UNC

For more information and to register:

Sponsored by: Carolina Nursing, Center for Lifelong Learning

Endorsed by the World Stroke Organization

World Stroke Logo 2018



September 7, 2018
8:00 am - 4:30 pm


Center for Lifelong Learning
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The Friday Center
100 Friday Center Drive Campus Box 1020
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599
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