Grand Rounds: 2011.05.11

Speaker:

Antoine M. Hakim, O.C., MD, PhD, FRCPC, Professor, Neurology, University of Ottawa, Director, Neuroscience, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, CEO & Scientific Director, Heart & Stroke Network, Founding Scientific Director, Heart & Stroke Foundation Centre for Stroke Recovery

STROKE – The Tip of a Big Iceberg

Educational Objectives:

  1. Review current state of stroke in Canada
  2. Widen discussion beyond clinically-evident strokes to include: small vessel disease in brain and association with vascular disease of brain
  3. Convey the urgency due to rising incidence of vascular risk factors in younger age groups

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL – General Campus – Auditorium

  • Wednesday, May 11th, 2011
  • 12:00 to 13:00 p.m.

(Video-linked to the Civic Amphitheatre, Riverside Amphitheatre, and Montfort Hospital 2D111 & the Irving Greenberg Family Cancer Centre A3735)

Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will be Webcast.

The Ottawa Hospital Medical Grand Rounds is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Ottawa. Phone no. for OTN participants during question period is 613-798-5555 x78952.

Refreshments (coffee, tea, water) will be provided. You are welcome to bring your own lunch.

THANK YOU- Dept of Medicine Education Fund