Little Rock, AR 72205
2017 Stroke Symposium
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An educational offering to improve the healthcare of Arkansans with stroke.
$60 fee includes breakfast, lunch and snacks.
7 CNE Contact Hours (Must attend full meeting and complete evaluation.)
RNs, LPNs, EMTs, Pharmacy, Full Time Nursing Students
Baptist Health Medical Center-Little Rock
J.A. Gilbreath Conference Center
7:30 - 8:00 Registration, Continental Breakfast & Exhibits
8:00 – 8:10 Welcome, Introduction and Invocation
Sharon Aureli, RN MSN SCRN Stroke Nurse Coordinator
8:10 – 9:30 Clinical Localization of Acute Stroke Symptoms
Anne Alexandrov, PhD, RN, CCRN, NVRN-BC, ANVP-BC, AGACNP-BC, FAAN
Dr. Kapil Arya, Pediatric Neurology
10:00-10:40 Difficulties of NIH Scoring
Dr. Margaret Tremwell, Stroke Neurology
10:20 – 10:40 Break
10:40 – 11:00 When it All Goes South: Angioedema
Rebecca Cowie, MSN, APRN, RN, ACNS-BC, CCRN, SCRN
11:00 – 11:20 I Will Survive: Developing a Stroke-Specific Clinic
Janice Taylor, DNP GNP-BC APRN
Linda Means, MS RD-LD, Clinical Nutrition Coordinator
11:40 - 12:10 Gather lunch and return to conference room for next speaker
Dr. Sushrut Dharmadhikari, Neurology, Vascular Neurology, Interventional Neurology, Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology
Rhonda Finnie, DNP, APRN, AGACNP-BC
Sharon Aureli, RN MSN, CNL, SCRN, RNFA, CNOR
2:15 – 2:30 Break
Mack Hutchison, BS AS NREMT-P, EMS
3:00 – 3:30 AR Saves the Day
Renee Joiner, RN BSN AR Saves Director
3:30 – 4:15 Moving deficits after Stroke
Kim Roberts PT
4:15-4:30 Closing Remarks/Evaluation Certificate/Adjourn
Baptist Health is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the South Central Accreditation Program, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.