Stroke Symposium: Different Strokes for Different Folks
Saturday, October 12, 2013 from 7:30 AM to 12:15 PM (EDT)
**NOTE: this event coincides with a community event to begin at 10 a.m. Community to register under the event: Community Education: Different Strokes for Different Folks**
General Conference Objectives:
Timely recognition and treatment of stroke.
Provide appropriate and timely referral of stroke patients.
Discuss rehab options with patients to develop a solid plan of care.
7:30 – 8:00 Registration and breakfast.
8:00 – 9:00 Defining Stroke
Muhammad Akhtar, MD
- Identify stroke symptoms
- Provide timely treatment and appropriate stroke referral
- Discuss stroke treatment options
9:00 - 9:15 Break and visit Vendor Booths
9:15– 10:15 Advance Treatment of Stroke
Diana Greene-Chandos, MD
- Identify new treatment options
- Provide interventions beyond typical stroke timelines
- Recognize treatment options for Hemorrhage Strokes
10:15– 11:15 Acute Rehab - Discharge Planning Process
Kristy Bockrath, OT
Explain the Rehab Continuum from inpatient to home
Identify the roles of the therapy team
Identify key considerations in choosing optimal Rehab services
11:15 - 12:15 Dietary Modifications for Stroke
Kyra Schloenbach, M.A., CCC-SLP
Discuss information regarding anatomy and physiology of the swallow, penetration, and aspiration.
Verbalize understanding of roles and responsibilities of speech-language pathologists and define texture modifications option individual with dysphagia.
Identify members of the patient feeding/eating team and what role they play in patient’s well-being.
Identify treatments and strategies following identification of aspiration/swallowing dysfunction.
Accreditation Statements and Disclosure
Adena Health System is accredited by the Ohio State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Adena Health System designates this educational activity for 4 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.
ADENA HEALTH SYSTEM IS APPROVED AS AN ACCREDITED CME SPONSOR BY THE AMERICAN OSTEOPATHIC ASSOCIATION. THIS PROGRAM IS APPROVED FOR 4 HOURS OF AOA CATEGORY 2-A CREDIT.
4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits are applicable toward continuing education for nursing licensure.
Adena Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing education by the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board, RSX 118902. This session has been approved for 4 Social Worker CEU.
Adena Health System designates this education activity for a maximum of 4 CE credits. Adena Health System has applied for 4 OPTA , OT PTAT, and Speech Therapist CEU hours.
There are no conflicts of commercial interest to disclose by speakers, planners, or CME Committee members.
When & Where
PACCAR Medical Education Center
PACCAR Medical Education Center is the leading education facility located on the campus of Adena Regional Medical Center in Chillicothe, Ohio. The Center supports Adena's mission "To Heal, To Educate, To Care" by providing evidence based, timely and effective education to physicians and staff.
Opened in September 2008, the PACCAR Medical Education Center is a dream that became a reality thanks to the cooperation of Adena, local, state, and federal officials, and the community. Through philanthropic grants, our community raised over $5 million to support the construction of the PACCAR Center while Adena Health System contributed $10 million.
The PACCAR Medical Education Center...bringing the future of medicine to Southern Ohio and beyond.