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UC Irvine Comprehensive Stroke and Neurocritical Care Symposium:
Telestroke and Brain Reperfusion

Event description:

The UC Irvine Comprehensive Stroke and Neurocritical Care Symposium offers an update on the latest advances in the management of stroke care, surgical and endovascular intervention, prevention and rehabilitation.

Improving stroke patient outcomes requires a multifaceted approach that includes pre-hospital, acute, and rehabilitation care, as well as reintegration into the community.

This conference is designed to improve the knowledge and performance of healthcare providers for patients with stroke and cerebrovascular disease.

Date: Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017
Location: The Westin South Coast Plaza, 686 Anton Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Time: 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

For hotel reservations, call 888-627-7213 or visit westinsouthcoastplaza.com.

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Learning objectives:

After completing the learning activity, the participant should be able to:

  • Summarize new advances in acute ischemic stroke, intracerebral hemorrhage and cerebral aneurysms
  • Discuss advances in stroke prevention, rehabilitation and motor recovery
  • Identify strategies for nurses, physicians, EMTs, PharmDs and therapists to become more engaged in shaping the future of healthcare
  • Distinguish current management and future directions for treating patients with severe stroke

Registration fees:

Fees include breakfast and lunch.

  • $125 — Physicians
  • $85 — Nurses and all other allied healthcare providers
  • $75 — UC Irvine Health nursing staff
  • $25 — EMS *special rate
  • Complimentary — Residents and fellows
  • $1,500 — Exhibitor fee

Register online


Contact:

For questions or more information, please contact Johanna Williams at Johanna@uci.edu or call 714-456-7637.

Cancellation policy:

Refund of registration fees may be requested by sending a request to Johanna@uci.edu.

Cancellations made on or before Oct. 1, 2017 will receive a full refund.

Accreditation Statement:

The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement:

The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

A non-physician certificate of attendance for CEU purposes will be provided. Each AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™ translates into one nursing CEU. The California Board of Registered Nursing offers reciprocal credit for attendances at activities that provide AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™.

EMS: This course has been approved for 7 hours of Continuing Education by UC Irvine Medical Center, an approved California EMS CE Provider, 30-0024, and is instructor based.

Disclosure Policy:

It is the policy of the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and the University of California CME Consortium to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all CME activities. Full disclosure of conflicts and conflict resolutions will be made prior to the activity in writing via handout materials, insert or syllabus.

ADA Statement:

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, we will make every reasonable effort to accommodate your needs. If you have any special requests, please contact Johanna Williams at Johanna@uci.edu or call 714-456-7637
by Oct. 10, 2017.