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Workshop: Stroke & TIA Management Update for Primary care Practitioners

May 1 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Stroke & TIA Management Update for Primary care Practitioners

Date: Wednesday May 1st, 2019

Time: 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Please come for an afternoon session to learn about updates to Stroke and TIA management for primary care providers. This is an opportunity to network with local stroke specialists from Windsor Regional Hospital.  This program has been sponsored in part by the Southwestern Ontario Stroke Network via the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Location: Fogolar Furlan Windsor, 1800 North Service Road (E.C. Row), Windsor, Ontario

Workshop Objectives:
 Provide a practical, primary care-based approach to stroke/TIA diagnosis and management
 Review the Canadian Best Practice Recommendations related to secondary stroke prevention
 Provide an update of what’s new in the stroke prevention literature
 Reflect upon the role of primary care providers in optimizing stroke prevention
 Share community resources in the Southwestern Ontario region

Target Audience:
Primary and secondary care practitioners working in Windsor- Essex and Chatham-Kent counties,
including Family Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Family Practice residents

Registration: Contact Sara Gilbert today to register sara.gilbert@lhsc.on.ca 519-685-8500 x 32462

Questions? Reach out to Jean Morrow, Regional Stroke Education Coordinator jean.morrow@lhsc.on.ca or 519-685-8500 x 34899 or Sara Gilbert, (contact info as above)

CME Statement: This one-credit-per-hour Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by Continuing Professional Development, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University for up to 3.25 Mainpro+ credits.


May 1
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm