The Eighth Annual Erlanger Stroke Conference thematic focus this year is THE CARDIAC CONNECTION: New Perspectives on Cardioembolic Stroke .
The featured Conference Keynote Speaker is Moussa Mansour MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and the Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA.
Dr Mansour's lecture is titled Endovascular and Surgical Treatments for Atrial Fibrillation.
Other distinguished faculty lectures are drawn from Stroke Neurology, Internal Medicine, and Cardiology physicians at the Erlanger Health System and University Surgical Associates. Rehabilitative Medicine lectures are drawn from the professional staff at Health South and LifeCare Centers of America.
The Conference curriculum is designed to address the interests of General Practioners, Medical Specialists and other care providers for patient population at risk for neurovascular disease and ischemic stroke.
The UT College of Medicine awards 6.5 Class 1 aacp awards for attendance at all medical lectures. Nurses will receive .65 CEU awards.
Erlanger Stroke Certification Breakout sessions are offered to all medical professionals with lectures on Pre-Hospital, In-Hospital and Stroke Rehabilitation Medicine. The Stroke Certification Breakout sessions are supervised by Biggya Sapkota, MD and Traci Jennings, MSHA, BSN, RN of the Erlanger southeast Regional Stroke Center.
To view and on-line brochure with complete course information and logistics please visit:
Conference lecture slides
Lecture Slides will be available for download starting 10 September 2014. Download information will accompany your Registration receipt and be posted here. Hard copies of conference lecture will be available for an addition fee.
AMA Credit Designation
The University of Tennessee College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine and the Pleiades Foundation. The University of Tennessee College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Conference parking is available on the street and at the Chattanooga Convention Center public parking facilities
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
By email: contact@pfCME.org
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Yes, but CME credits can only be awarded to the person who registered under their own name.
When & Where
The Erlanger Southeast Regional Stroke Center
The Erlanger Southeast Regional Stroke Center is an advanced stroke care provider serving the Tennessee Valley and surrounding areas in five states.
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