19th Annual Cerebrovascular Update
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The ultimate goal of the 19th Annual Cerebrovascular Update: Stroke: A Global View - From Doorstep to Recovery is to improve the delivery of care for stroke patients by improving the performance of practicing clinicians as they care for patients with stroke-related medical complications. The Course Directors, Pascal M. Jabbour, MD, and Diana L. Tzeng, MD and Course Co-Directors Robert H. Rosenwasser, MD, MBA and Rodney D. Bell, MD, from the Thomas Jefferson University Departments of Neurology and Neurological Surgery, have developed an agenda that includes in-depth presentations on What’s New in the Literature, Innovations in Acute Stroke Intervention, Surgical Novelties, Cardiology and Stroke, and Challenges in the Management of the Stroke Patient.
This conference has been specially designed for practicing neurologists, neurosurgeons, emergency medicine physicians, critical care physicians, hospitalists, neuroradiologists, primary care physicians, internists, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, case managers, emergency medical technicians, and rehabilitation therapists who treat a myriad of stroke-related conditions and diseases in their practice.
Find a convenient spot for any vehicle under 6’0” in the PARKWAY Bellevue Garage, which connects to The Bellevue Hotel via skybridge.
Parking rates for attendees is as follows (as of 1/6/20 - subject to change). See registration staff, onsite, for discount:
Event Day ONLY
A limited block of guest rooms at a special group rate have been reserved for attendees of the program as follows:
- Room Rates: Single & Double Occupancy - $229.00 plus applicable taxes, applicable service fees, and/or Hotel-specific fees in effect at the time of the Event.
To reserve your room visit: https://www.hyatt.com/en-US/group-booking/PHLPH/G-CVAS
The deadline to book a room is February 11, 2020.
Featured Guest Speaker
Keynote Lecture: Mobile Stroke Units
James C. Grotta, MD, FAAN
Director of Stroke Research, Clinical Institute for Research and Innovation, Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center
Director, Mobile Stroke Unit Consortium
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
All faculty at continuing educating activities for nurses, physicians and other healthcare professionals are required to disclose to the audience:
Any significant financial relationships with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial products, goods or services
Any unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.
Such disclosures will be made in writing in the course presentation materials. Jefferson Conflict of Interest resolution process may result in changes to the program agenda.
PHYSICIANS: Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
NURSES: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. A maximum of 10.75 nursing contact hours will be awarded to participants. The participant must attend the entire program to be eligible for full contact hour credit.
PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS: The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. (www.aapa.org).
Stroke Credit Available! Core Stroke Team Members: Earn Joint Commission required education credits!
- 10.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 10.75 Attendance
- 10.75 CNE
|Nurse or Other Health Professional||$210||$260|
|Jefferson Neuroscience Network Affiliates* - Practicing Physician||$190||$190|
|Jefferson Neuroscience Network Affiliates* - Nurse or Other Health Professionals||$160||$160|
|Jefferson Health Staff and Employees||$95||$95|
|HOW TO REGISTER|
To register online, you must have a CPD @ JeffLearn account.
If paying by check, please fill out paper registration and mail to the address listed on the form.
NOTICE – Unauthorized recording, taping, photographing at Jefferson CE activities is strictly prohibited. If found recording, you will be asked to leave and any registration fees will not be refunded.