Grand Rounds: 2011.06.22

Speaker:

Mary Cushman, MD, MSc, Professor of Medicine and Pathology, Director, Thrombosis and Hemostasis Program, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT USA

Inflammation and Racial Disparities in Stroke

Educational Objectives:

  1. Review the existence of longstanding disparities in stroke mortality affecting African-American people
  2. Discuss reasons for this, with an emphasis on inflammation biomarkers as a cause.

THE OTTAWA HOSPITAL – General Campus Auditorium

  • Wednesday, June 22nd, 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