Mary Ellen Riegel, M.D. Memorial Lecture; "Stroke Care Delivery in the Modern Age The Mobile Stroke Treatment Unit: A New Systems Concept", presented by Webster Pilcher, MD, PhD, Ernest & Thelma Del Monte Distinguished Professor of Neuromedicine and Chair of the Department of Neurosurgery and Tarun Bhalla, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Director of Stroke & Cerebrovascular Services, University of Rochester Medical Center.
At the conclusion of this presentation participants should be able to:
1. Identify the two types of strokes, the signs of a stroke and that time is brain.
2. Identify the most effective treatment for ischemic stroke, the value of IVtPA and how the mobile stroke unit will help patients.
The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Class of '62 Auditorium
601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642