Agenda Stroke Conference 2017

Saturday, August 19, 2017

7:15 a.m.     

Registration, Breakfast, View Exhibits & Posters


7:45 a.m.      

Welcome and Introduction

Jessica Burley


8 a.m.          

Stroke Pharmacology

Yelena Atlasevich, PharmD

Adrienne Kercsak, PharmD


9 a.m.          

Stroke Management and Processes - Ischemic and TIA

Giuseppe Ammirati, MD

Mary Kalafut, MD


10 a.m.         

Break, View Exhibits & Posters


10:30 a.m.    

Stroke Imaging

David Vu, MD


11:30 a.m.    

Workshops (choose one)

Workshop A: Adventures in Stroke Care: Case Studies

Sara Deskin, NP-C


Workshop B: Rehab Considerations in Stroke

Tanya Buzzanga, SLP


Workshop C: It Takes a Stroke Village: Perspectives from SW, CM and Palliative Care

Melody Thomas

Nick Weitzel, RN-BC

Workshop D: Considerations in Stroke: Vestibular Involvement and Outpatient Rehabilitation

Irina Keefer, PT


12:30 p.m.   



1:30 p.m.     

Transcatheter Approaches to Stroke Prevention

Matthew J. Price, MD, FACC


2:30 p.m.      

Stroke Management and Processes - ICH/SAH

Alexa R. Smith, MD


3:30 p.m.

Break, View Exhibits & Posters


4 p.m.  

Rapid Fire Presentations


Factors Related to Stroke Patient Length of Stay

Jean Rockwell, MSN, RN


Stroke in San Diego County

Amelia Kenner-Brininger, MPH


Research Innovations in Stroke

Linda Couts, NP


4:45 p.m.      

Panel Discussion

Moderator: Lindsay Olson-Mack, FNP-BC


5 p.m.