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STAR-NY CME Agenda

Stroke Treatment Alliance of Rochester - Western NY

7th Annual Regional Stroke Management Symposium - March 29, 2018 - Hyatt Regency - Rochester, NY 14604


This Symposium is over. Please come back again next year.


Full Schedule of Events

  • 7:30-8:15 am: Breakfast & Registration

  • 8:15-8:30 am: Introductions/Recognitions STAR-NY Partnership

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    Acute Stroke:

  • 8:30-9:00 am: Stroke "Wake-up" Call: The Dawn of the New Era?
    Tarun Bhalla, MD, PhD
    Neurosurgery, URMC

  • 9:00-9:30 am: Stirred, Not Shaken: tPA in the Endovascular Era
    Curt Benesch, MD, MPH
    Neurology, URMC

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  • 9:30-9:40 am: Q&A Session

  • 9:40-10:00 am: Break & Exhibits

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    Regional:

  • 10:00-10:30 am: Challenges in Stroke Care in the Community/Rural Hospital Setting
    David Halpert, MD
    Neurology, Cayuga Medical Center
    Christopher King, MD
    Neurology, Cayuga Medical Center

  • 10:30-10:55 am: STAR-NY: A Regional Approach to Stroke Care
    Curt Benesch, MD, MPH
    Neurology, URMC

  • 10:55-11:20 am: Lockstep Here and There: Identifying and Transferring the Acute Stroke Patient in Need of Emergent Surgical Revascularization
    Christopher Zammit, MD
    Neurosurgery, URMC

  • 11:20-11:35 am: Case Studies in Stroke Care
    Curt Benesch, MD, MPH
    Neurology, URMC
    Tarun Bhalla, MD, PhD
    Neurology, URMC

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  • 11:35-11:45 am: Q&A Session

  • 11:45-12:35 pm: Lunch

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    Mobile Stroke:

  • 12:35-1:25 pm: Why and How to Implement a Mobile Stroke Unit
    James Grotta, MD
    Vascular Neurologist, Memorial Hermann

  • 1:25-1:50 pm: Mobile Stroke: The Cleveland Clinic Experience
    Tarun Bhalla, MD, PhD
    Neurosurgery, URMC

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  • 1:50-2:10 pm: Panel Discussion

  • 2:10-2:20 pm: Break & Exhibits

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    Medical Management/Rehabilitation:

  • 2:20-2:45 pm: Clues about the Blues: Post Stroke Depression
    Ann Leonhardt Caprio, NP
    Neurology, URMC

  • 2:45-3:10 pm: Revamping Rehab: New Strategies for Post-Stroke Neuro-Rehabilitation
    Ania Busza, MD, PhD
    Neurology, URMC

  • 3:10-3:35 pm: Stroke Mortality in the VAD Population
    Sunil Prasad, MD
    Cardiothoracic Surgery, URMC
    Jeffrey Alexis, MD
    Cardiothoracic Surgery, URMC

  • 3:35-4:00 pm: Advances in Cryptogenic Stroke
    Bogachan Sahin, MD, PhD
    Neurology, URMC

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  • 4:00-4:10 pm: Q&A Session

  • 4:10-4:30 pm: Summary/Closing Statements

  • 4:30 pm: Session Close

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