2019 Stroke Conference

Join us August 17, 2019 in La Jolla!

Join us August 17, 2019 in La Jolla!

The Annual Stroke conference is offered to health care professionals who care for the patient with or at risk for stroke, in order to support them with the best in advanced care and innovation. 

Conference Location

Conference Location

San Diego Marriott

4240 La Jolla Village Drive

La Jolla, California 92037

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Conference Details

Conference Details

Course Overview

Course Overview

The 2019 Stroke Conference is designed to provide the best education in advanced care and innovation for health care professionals who care for patients with, or who are at risk for stroke. The interdisciplinary team at the Scripps Comprehensive Stroke Center, as designated by the Joint Commission since 2013, provides the highest quality education across the full spectrum of care team disciplines to enhance patient care from a variety of medical perspectives. Join us for a comprehensive overview of stroke treatment options and technology as well as hands on learning and interactive sessions.

Educational Objectives

Educational Objectives

After attending this live activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss the correlation between stroke syndrome and anatomical structures.
  • Identify and discuss unusual stroke symptoms.
  • Identify recognition and treatment of stroke.
  • Appraise key concepts related to stroke rehabilitation.
  • Explain discharge planning considerations for the stroke patient.

Accreditation and Disclosures

Accreditation and Disclosures

Physicians

Scripps Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Scripps Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Board of Registered Nursing

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 15199 for 9.5 contact hours. Contact hours will be provided by Scripps Center for Learning & Innovation. No partial hours will be given.


Emergency Medical Services

This course had been approved by the County of San Diego EMS Provider No. 37-0230 for 5 hours. No partial credit will be given.


Physical Therapy

Provider approved by the Physical Therapy Board of California, provider Scripps Center for Learning and Innovation, for 2.0 continuing competency hour(s). No partial credit will be given.

American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA) 

This course is offered for up to 0.8 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate Level; Professional Area). Partial credit will be given.

American Occupational Therapy Association

This course is approved for 0.8 AOTA CEUs or 8.00 contact hours by The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.

Commission for Case Manager Certification (CCMC)

This program has been pre-approved by The Commission for Case Manager Certification to provide continuing education credit to CCM® board certified case managers. The course is approved for 8.00 CE contact hour(s). Activity code: C00038032 Approval Number: 190002554

To claim these CEs, log into your CCMC Dashboard at www.ccmcertification.org.

Social Workers (NASW)

This program is approved by the National Association of Social Workers Approval # 886525596-2784 for 8 continuing education contact hours.

Commercial Support

This course is supported, in part, by educational grants from industry, in accordance with ACCME Accreditation Standards for Commercial Support. Appropriate acknowledgement will be given to all supporters at the time of the educational activity.


Cultural and Linguistic Competency

This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill 1195, which requires that all CME activities comprising a patient care element include curriculum addressing the topic of cultural and linguistic competency. The intent of this bill is to ensure that health care professionals are able to meet the cultural and linguistic concerns of a diverse patient population through effective and appropriate professional development. The planners, speakers and authors of this CME activity have been encouraged to address issues relevant in their topic area. A variety of resources are available that address cultural and linguistic competency, some of which can be found in the Cultural & Linguistic Competency Resource Guide.

San Diego Marriott
4240 La Jolla Village Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Event details
Date Time
Sat, Aug 17th, 2019 - Sat, Aug 17th, 2019 7 am - 4 pm