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Workshop: Stroke & TIA Management Update for Primary Care Practitioners

September 27 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Stroke & TIA Management Update for Primary Care Practitioners

 

When: Thursday September 27th, 2018

Time: 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Where: The Parlor Inn, 101 Wellington Street, Stratford ON

Please join us 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 specialists from the Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance and the London Health Sciences Centre. Sponsored in part by the Southwestern Ontario Stroke Network via the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.

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 the counties of Huron and Perth, including Family Physicians, General Internal Medicine, Nurse Practitioners and Family Practice residents

Agenda:
12:00-12:45    Registration and Lunch
12:45-13:00    Opening Remarks
13:00-14:15    Overview of Stroke and TIA Management and Role of Family Physician – Dr. Shanil Narayan, Dr. Alex Khaw, Corbin Lippert NP, and Louise Flanagan RN
14:15-14:30    Break
14:30-16:00    Case Studies
16:00-16:15    Q&A Panel

Registration:  Contact Sara Gilbert today to register.  Please include first & last name, email address, telephone contact information, professional designation, job title, organization and any dietary restrictions. sara.gilbert@lhsc.on.ca   (519) 685-8500 x 32462

Workshop Information:
Further details to follow. Have questions? Please reach out to Jean Morrow, Regional Stroke Education Coordinator (jean.morrow@lhsc.on.ca or 519-685-8500 x 34899) or Sara Gilbert, SWOSN Administrative Assistant (sara.gilbert@lhsc.on.ca   (519) 685-8500 x 32462)

Event Flyer: Stroke+TIA Management Update PCP Huron Perth Sept 27 2018

Details

Date:
September 27
Time:
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm