2018 OHSU EMS Stroke Conference

Free Continuing Education

The 2018 EMS Stroke Conference is a one-day course designedfor EMTs and paramedics. OHSU experts will provide a review and update of emergency stroke care.

Date:
Thursday, June 7, 2018

Time:
7 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Registration and fees:
Tuition is FREE and includes continental breakfast, lunch and all course materials. Registration is required. Please register by May 24, 2018.

Cancellation Policy: 
Although this event is free, if you cannot attend please cancel your registration by May 31, 2018. This will allow someone on the waiting list to attend.

Location:
OHSU Auditorium, Old Library
3181 S.W. Sam Jackson Park Road
Portland, OR 97239

Parking:
Free, Lot D. www.ohsu.edu/parking

Who:
EMTs and paramedics

 

Agenda

7 – 7:50 a.m.
 
Registration and breakfast
 
  7:50 – 8 a.m.
 
Welcome
 
  8 – 8:45 a.m.
 
Treating Beyond Standard Time Windows for Ischemic Stroke 
  Hormozd Bozorgchami, M.D.
 
  8:45 – 9 a.m.
 
Patient's perspective 
  Allison Briden, stroke patient
 
  9 – 10 a.m.
 
Surgical Management of Stroke 
  Aclan Dogan, M.D.
 
  10 – 10:15 a.m.
 
Break
 
  10:15 – 11 a.m.
 
Update on Identification of Stroke in the Field
  Jonathan Jui, M.D.
 
  11 a.m.– 12 p.m.
 
Stroke Treatment, Prevention Update and Telehealth Update   
  Wayne Clark, M.D.
 
  12– 1 p.m.
 
Lunch
 
  1 – 2 p.m.
 
A-typical Ischemic Stroke Presentations
  Stewart Weber, M.D.
 
  2 – 3 p.m.
 
Stroke Mimics
  Michelle Stacey, M.D.
 
  3 – 3:15 p.m.
 
Break
 
  3:15 – 4:00 p.m.
 
Brain Salvaging, Neuro-Protective Strategies – Do They Work? 
  Holly Hinson, M.D.
 
  4 – 4:30 p.m.
 
Pediatric Stroke
  Jenny Wilson, M.D.
 
  4:30 – 5 p.m.
Review of Anticoagulants and ICH and Reversal
Thomas DeLoughery, M.D.
 
  5 – 5:15 p.m.
 
Closing remarks

Objectives

The 2018 EMS Stroke Conference is a one-day course designed for EMTs and paramedics. OHSU experts will provide a review and update ofemergency stroke care.

Credit

Completion of this conference meets requirements for 7.25 hours of Continuing Education for EMTs and paramedics.