Event Details

Summary

Stroke Prevention and Recovery Symposium 2014
Presented by Ochsner Stroke Program

An Annual Conference for Patients Affected by Stroke and Their Families

Date: Wednesday, May 21, 2013

8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m

Location: Landmark Hotel
2601 Severn Avenue
Metairie, LA 70002
Parking is onsite and free of charge.

Registration 

Call 504-842-8100 to register.

Agenda

8:00a.m. 

Welcome

8:15a.m. 

Dr. Josephine Sabharwal
Psychiatry and Mental Health Services
“Depression in Stroke”

9:00a.m.

Dr. Michael Saucier
Physical Rehabilitation and Occupational Medicine
“Rehabilitation Issues in Stroke”

9:45a.m.

Karen Rice, DNS, APRN, ACNS-BC, ANP
The Center for Nursing Research
“Delirium in Stroke”

10:30a.m.

Dr. Richard McConnell
Emergency Department 
Physician/Stroke Survivor

11:00a.m.

Charlotte Ducote, PhD, CCC-SLP

Speech and Language
“Functional Communication Measures:
Setting Goals and Determining Progress after a Stroke”

12:00p.m.

Lunch and Exhibitor Tables

1:00p.m. – 3:00p.m.

Afternoon Breakout Sessions

 

Medications for Stroke Prevention

 

Diet and Exercise

 

Caretakers:  What can I do to Help?

Representatives from Ochsner Rehab, Ochsner Home Health, St. Joseph’s Hospice, Stat Home Health

*Topics subject to change

Additional information:
http://www.ochsner.org/strokeedu

Service(s): Neurology: Stroke

Location


Location: Landmark Hotel
2601 Severn Avenue
Metairie, LA 70002

Parking is onsite and free of charge.

Contact

To Register Call:
504-842-8100

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