2014 Stroke Conference
Thursday, May 1, 2014
8:30 am to 4:00 pm
Stoney Creek Inn Conference Center
300 3rd Street • Sioux City, Iowa
Accreditation: No partial credit will be given.
Nurses: Upon completion of the entire program, each nursing participant will receive 6.9 contact hours (0.69 CEUs) by Mercy Medical Center- Sioux City, Iowa Board of Nursing Provider #56.
Physicians: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Iowa Medical Society through joint sponsorship of Mercy Medical Center-Sioux City.
Mercy Medical Center-Sioux City is accredited by the Iowa Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation: Mercy Medical Center-Sioux City designates this educational activity is pending.
Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
EMS credits are pending.
Family Practice Physicians: Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.
Others: All other professionals will receive a certificate for attendance.
This conference is intended for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and other
healthcare professionals with an interest in or currently working in neurology, intensive care, post-critical,
medical floor, emergency and stroke rehab areas.
8:00 a.m.-8:30 a.m. REGISTRATION/BREAKFAST/VISIT VENDORS
8:30 a.m.-8:40 a.m. WELCOME/ANNOUNCEMENTS
8:40 a.m.-10:10 a.m. Anne Alexandrov PhD, RN, CCRN, NVRN-BC, ANVP-BC, FAAN: “Ramping Up Thrombolysis”
10:10 a.m.-10:30 a.m. BREAK/VISIT VENDORS
10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Dr. James Case, Neurologist, CNOS: “Eponymic and Other Notable Stroke Syndromes”
11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Dennis Bickett, Physical Therapist, Mercy Medical Center: “Neuro Developmental Treatment (NDT) with Hemiplegic Adults”
12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. LUNCH
1:00 p.m.-2:45 p.m. Anne Alexandrov PhD, RN, CCRN, NVRN-BC, ANVP-BC, FAAN: “Challenging Decisions in tPA Selection”
2:45 p.m.-3:00 p.m. BREAK
3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Dr. Quentin Durward, FAANS, Neurosurgeon, CNOS: “An Update on Carotid Endarterectomy and Carotid Stenting for Extra-cranial Occlusive Disease”
4:00 p.m. CLOSING REMARKS, certificates, evaluations
Seats available: 182
Total seats for the class: 200
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