The 12th Annual Acute Stroke Conference


Date & Location
Saturday, October 12, 2019, 7:30 AM - 2:30 PM, Bucsh Student Center, SLU Campus, St. Louis, MO

Target Audience
Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurse, Radiologist, Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology - Stroke, Nursing, Pharmacist, Physical Medicine/ Rehabilitation, Radiology - Interventional, Radiology - Imaging, Physician Assistants, Neurology, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Neurosurgeon, EMS/Paramedic

Overview
Two guest speakers will provide lectures regarding Stroke updates in treatment and care. Pro-Con Debate teams will discuss pharmacology topics.  Three breakout sessions, Case-Based Review, Quality Improvement, and Topic Updates will provide for individualized learning tracks and hands-on session using ultrasound equipment for Trans Cranial Doppler will keep the activity interactive.


Objectives
  1. Apply advanced imaging to identify tissue at risk in acute stroke.
  2. Select eligible treatment candidates in the late time window.
  3. Recommend ideal treatments for patients with acute stroke in the late time window.
  4. Review alternative methods for acute stroke triage.
  5. Discuss for tPA administration may evolve using perfusion imaging.
  6. Review the guidelines for management of glucose after stroke.
  7. Employ the guidelines for management of blood pressure after intracerebral hemorrhage.
  8. Develop strategies for quality improvement in stroke systems of care.
  9. Interpret the role of depression in stroke recovery.

Registration

REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. We will take walk in registrations on site.

FEES & CANCELLATION POLICY

Cancellations received on or before October 1, 2019, will be refunded in full minus a $15.00 Administrative Fee.
NO REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED AFTER CLOSE OF BUSINESS ON OCTOBER 1, 2019.



Full Day

½ Day (AM or PM)

Lunch  Included with Fee

SLU- and SSM SLU Hospital- Affiliated
*Employee affiliation will be verified via registration link

Attendance at course is Complimentary; however, if you wish to receive a continuing education certificate, a $25.00 tracking/certificate fee is required. Please select option and pay additional fee.

Complimentary

Complimentary

SSM Health St. Louis-Affiliated, SSM Rehab, and Schumacher; continuing education certificate included in fee.

$60.00

$40.00

Non-Affiliated MD, DO, PA-C, NP, PharmD, Nurse; continuing education certificate included in fee.

$150.00

$75.00

Non-Affiliated Allied Health (PT/OT, Radiology Technologist, Speech Language Pathologist); continuing education certificate included in fee.

$125.00

$62.50

Non-Affiliated Resident, Fellow, continuing education certificate included in fee.

$75.00

$45.00

 All EMS participants

Continuing education certificate included

 Complimentary Complimentary


Accreditation

 

Accreditation

 Saint Louis University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation Saint Louis University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Saint Louis University School of Medicine will provide Other learner certificates (for NPs, PAs, and other types of learners).  The certificate will state that the activity was designated for 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Follow your board's requirements for reciprocal CE credits.

American Academy of Physician Assistants:  AAPA AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.  PAs may receive a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for completing this activity.

Physical Therapy

Saint Louis University School of Medicine Continuing Education Program is a continuing education sponsor for the State of Illinois to provide Physical Therapy and Occupation Therapy CE courses. 

State of Illinois Physical Therapy Continuing Education Sponsor License # 216-000085 Expiration Date: 09/30/2021 - CE Contact hours: 5.0

State of Missouri: Acceptable continuing education is automatically approved if such course or activity is obtained as follows; Courses and activities sponsored/approved by the American Medical Association (AMA) As stated in Chapter 3-Licensing of Physical Therapist and Physical Therapist Assistants, 20 CSR 2050-3.203, page 15.

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Occupational Therapy State of Illinois Occupational Therapy Continuing Education Sponsor License #224-000052 Expiration Date:  12/31/2019 CE Contact hours:  5.0

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Missouri EMS

SSM EMS Department  has approved 5.0 EMS  Medical CEUs through the Missouri Bureau of EMS, TE#18933PC

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Illinois EMS

The conference has been approved for 4.5 CEs per Illinois EMS Site Code 04348E1019

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Nursing

Saint Louis University School of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Midwest Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Midwest MSD Provider

CE Approved for 4.5 Nursing contact hours.

CE Approval NRo N20008