Pacific Stroke Association


2019 Regional Stroke Conference

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Thursday, May 16, 8am – 4pm

Mitchell Park Community Center – Palo Alto, CA

Friday, May 17, 8am – 4pm

Computer History Museum – Mountain View, CA

About the 2019 Annual Stroke Conference:

Pacific Stroke Association (PSA) and our co-sponsors presents the two day Stroke Conference in Palo Alto and Mountain View, CA.

GOAL OF THE CONFERENCE – The goal of the conference is to share best clinical practices that have been developed to optimize patient outcomes at local stroke centers and to provide the most current information for clinicians and health care professionals who care for patients and families in all phases of stroke treatment. The program includes exhibitors, lunch, free parking and CEs.

TOPICS & SPEAKERS for 2019 2-day program:

Day 1:  Thursday, May 16, 2019, Mitchell Park Community Center, Palo Alto, CA

Ethics & Stroke – A Panel
Fern Cudlip, MSN, FNP, CNRN, ANVP, FNCS  – Good Samaritan Hospital
Ilanit Spokoyny, M.D.  –  Sutter Health

Fibromuscular Dysplasia
Eri Fukaya, MD – Stanford Medical Center

Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Jeremy Heit, MD, PhD –  Stanford Medical Center

Neuro-Interventional Radiology
Daniel Hsu, MD – Kaiser Permanente

Stem cell treatment in Spinal Cord Injury-Does it work?
Marco Lee, MD, PhD – Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

An Evidence-Based Stroke Rehab Update
Meagan Littlepage, MD – El Camino Hospital

Identity Theft – Rediscovering Ourselves After Stroke
Debra Meyerson, PhD – Stanford University

Role of Imaging in Stroke Prevention
Max Wintermark, MD, MBA – Stanford University

David Tong, MD – California Pacific Medical Center

Vivek, Rao, MD – Kaiser Redwood City

Day 2:  Friday, May 17, 2019, Computer History Museum, Mountain View, CA

Hemorrhagic Stroke – Latest
Nancy Edwards – Kaiser Permanente

Scientific Research in Clinical Virtual Reality Systems
Walter Greenleaf, PhD – Stanford Medical Center

Spasticity Management
Henry Huie, MD – Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

Is the PFO the cause of stroke? Close or leave alone?
Karl Meisel, MD – University of California San Francisco

Posterior Circulation Stroke
Divya Prabhu, MD – El Camino Hospital

Stroke in the Young: Horses and Zebras
Neil Schwartz, MD, PhD – Stanford Medical Center

Meditation and Stroke
Noor Sachdev, MD – Good Samaritan Hospital

Mechanical Thrombectomy for Stroke: Past, Present And A Hint Of What Is To Come
Nick Telischak, MD – California Pacific Medical Center

Chitra Venkat, MD – Stanford Medical Center

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Thanks to Conference Sponsors