St. Vincent's Medical Center

Stroke Symposium 2019 - For Professionals

Event/Class | Cost: Free


Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Hawley 1 & 2 Conference Rooms
St. Vincent's Medical Center
2800 Main Street | Bridgeport

Introductions by:

Joseph Mattana, MD, FACP
Chairman, Department of Medicine 

Srinath Kadimi, MD, FRCS

Stroke Director

Featured Speaker:

Mark J. Alberts, MD, FACP
Physician-in-Chief, Ayer Neuroscience Institute Hartford HealthCare
Professior of Neurology, UConn School of Medicine

Seminar topics to include:

  • Better understand revised inclusion/exclusion criteria for IV Alteplase
  • Apply new criteria for thrombectomy up to 24 hours
  • Learn when and how to use Andexxa for ICH due to factor Xa inhibitors
Dinner provided / free parking

Call Patricia Thompson at 475-210-5440 for more information.  

St. Vincent's Medical Center is accredited by the Connecticut State Medical Society to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians. St. Vincent’s Medical Center designates these CME activities for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Nurses will be awarded 1.0 contact hour. St. Vincent’s Medical Center is an approved provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the Connecticut Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.