Brockville General Hospital Physician Acute Stroke Update: “Stroke School”

Brockville General Hospital Physician Acute Stroke Update: “Stroke School”

Dear Brockville Physicians

You are invited to attend the “Brockville General Hospital Physician Acute Stroke Update “Stroke School” on Monday March 23rd 530-830 (light meal 5-530) in the Library, Brockville General Hospital, Charles St. site. You can register online through the link below.

Target Audience:  This workshop is intended for Hospitalists, Emergency Medicine, Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Family Physicians, ED Physicians and Physician Assistants at Brockville General Hospital.

Objective:  This workshop introduces the skills and knowledge to manage hyperacute stroke in the ER or on the ward.

PresentationTopics:

  • Taking a Neuro History
  • Physical Exam (neuro exam)
  • Practicing your Neuro Exam
  • Reading a Plain CT
  • Stroke Syndromes and Mimics
  • Acute Stroke Management and Complications
  • Introduction to Telestroke

Presenter:

Al Jin, MD, PhD, FRCPC - Medical Director, Stroke Network of Southeastern Ontario, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine (Neurology), Queen’s University, Kingston Health Sciences Centre.

For More Information Contact:

Dr. Shalini Sharma, Chief of Hospital Medicine, Brockville General Hospital

Heather Jenkins, Education Coordinator, Stroke Network of Southeastern Ontario heather.jenkins@kingstonhsc.ca

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