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2020 Stroke Symposium Virtual Lecture Series

Neurology

Faculty

Course Director:
Alan R. Colicchio, MD
Medical Director Hackensack Meridian Neuroscience
Chairman JSUMC Neuroscience Institute

Program and Faculty (in order of Lectures):

Neurology for Non-Neurologists: Stroke Stephen J. Martino, MD
Medical Director, Comprehensive Stroke Center JSUMC
Medical Director, Stroke Center Ocean Medical Center

Preparing for a Stroke Review: A Surveyor’s Perspective Rebecca Graboso, DNP, MBA, RN, CCRN, CNRN, APN
Vice President of Nursing and Chief Nursing Officer at Riverview Medical Center

Stroke and Atrial Fibrillation Sara G. Karam, MD
Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist with Shore Heart Group

Interventional Management of Acute Stroke Pinakin Jethwa, MD, FAANS
Board Certified Endovascular Neurosurgeon
Director Stroke Rescue, JSUMC Comprehensive Stroke Center

Sleep Apnea and Stroke Adrian Pristas, MD
Medical Director of Bayshore Medical Center for Sleep Medicine
Corporate Medical Director of Sleep Medicine at Hackensack Meridian Health

Pediatric Stroke: A Subject Review and Guide For Management Richard Sultan, DO
Director of Inpatient Child Neurology services JSUMC/K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital.
Clinical Coordinator of the Pediatric Neuroscience Academic Program at
K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital at Jersey Shore University Medical Center.

The PFO Dilemma, Selected Cases and Controversies Matthew Saybolt, MD, FACC
Monmouth Cardiology Associates
Director, Structural Heart Disease Program
Hackensack Meridian Health, Jersey Shore University Medical Center

Pediatric Arteriovenous Malformations Lawrence Daniels, MD
Medical Director of Pediatric Neurosurgery, K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital
Director of Neurosurgery, New Neurons Neurosurgical Institute

An Inside View: Stroke Care Through the Eyes of the Family Jackie Dwyer, RN, MSN, CNRN
Stroke Coordinator, JSUMC Comprehensive Stroke Center

Description

This continuing educational virtual lecture series will explore emerging trends in the diagnosis and management of patients with cerebrovascular disease across the continuum of care including pediatric stroke, telestroke, stroke transfer and transport, nontraditional stroke populations, post stroke care, neurocritical care, cryptogenic stroke and clinical outcomes in stroke.

Number of Credit HoursHackensack Meridian Health is accredited by the Medical Society of New Jersey to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Hackensack Meridian Health designates this enduring material for a maximum of 7.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.
Cost$0.00

Objectives

At the completion of this educational activity the participant should be able to:

  1. Describe traditional and emerging trends to the care of ischemic stroke and
    hemorrhagic stroke in adult and pediatric patient population;
  2. Explain how a comprehensive understanding of neuroanatomy can improve clinical practice;
  3. Demonstrate a prioritized approach to caring for cardiac-related stroke patients.

Accreditation

Hackensack Meridian Health MH is accredited by the Medical Society of New Jersey to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Hackensack Meridian Health MH designates this enduring material for a maximum of 7.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

Nursing Statement

Nurses Contact Hours: NJ Board of Nursing (NJAC 13:37-5.3) states: “A registered professional nurse or licensed practical nurse may obtain continuing education hours from the following: (d)3. Successful completion of continuing medical education courses recognized by the American Medical Association, the American Osteopathic Association or the American Podiatric Medical Association: one hour for each 60 minutes of attendance” therefore, CME credits obtained today may be used in place of nursing contact hours.

Disclosure Statement

Dr. Saybolt indicated he is conducting Research for Infraredex. Dr. Daniels, J. Dwyer, Dr. Graboso, Dr. Jethwa, Dr. Karam, Dr. Martino. Dr. Pristas and Dr. Sultan indicated they have no financial interest in any pharmaceutical or device company mentioned in the presentation today. Dr. Jethwa, Dr. Sultan and Dr. Martino will discuss commercial products or services. No other speaker will discuss commercial products or services.

All planners involved with this educational activity have nothing to disclose.

Method of Participation

This internet enduring presentation is an educational training video. In order to receive full credit, participants must view the entire training video. At the end of the training video, please return to this page to complete a multiple choice test. Participants must also complete the online post-activity course evaluation form to receive credit.