Education & Events
STAR-NY 2019 Symposium Presentations
Faster and Smarter at PSCs - Chris Zammit, MD
Improving your “Door To-“ Metrics - Sarah Gallagher, BS, RN
Medico-Legal Issues in Acute Stroke Care - Bogachan Sahin, MD, PhD
Neuro-Rehabilitation in Stroke Patients - Heather Ma, MD, MS
Cerebrovascular Disease Screening in the Primary Care Setting - Thomas Mattingly, MD
Telemedicine-Enhanced Model of Care in the Neuro-ICU: Where Are We Going and How We Get There - Debra Roberts, MD
STAR-NY's Ongoing Mission
As part of its ongoing mission to improve care for patients with stroke in the community, STAR-NY has adopted a two pronged strategy to increase awareness about stroke.
Educate the Providers
STAR-NY held its 8th Regional Stroke Management Symposium to educate healthcare providers in the region on March 14th 2019, at the Hyatt Regency, Rochester, NY.
Educate Stroke Survivors
STAR-NY understands the importance of engaging the community to ensure that symptoms of Stroke are recognized, and more patients are brought to the hospital to receive timely care. STAR-NY organized a special patient education session during its regional stroke management symposium at the Hyatt Regency, Rochester, NY.
STAR Invited Faculty: Keynote Speaker, Opeolu M. Adeoye, MD
The event was attended by over 420 patients and families and attended lectures and talks given by stroke survivors, mood, speech and rehabilitation specialists who care for stroke patients. The event was supported by the AHA/ASA's Rochester Chapter.
STAR-NY 2017 Symposium Presentations
EMS Approach to Stroke
Neuroimaging in Acute Stroke
tPA with Contraindications
Stroke Systems of Care & Optimizing Acute Stroke Care for All Patients
ICU Management of Hemorrhagic Stroke
Acute Medical Management
Malignant Middle Cerebral Artery Infarction & Role of Decompressive Hemicraniectomy
Rapid Access TIA Care
The "NEW" STAR-NY