Stroke and Cerebrovascular Conference

Stroke and Cerebrovascular Conference

Shaheen Auditorium in the Marcus Heart and Vascular Center

May 6, 2023  |  7:00 a.m. - 6:15 p.m.


About Our Conference

This conference provides a focused, in-depth review of the latest stroke and cerebrovascular treatments. World-class faculty will discuss leading-edge technologies, techniques and procedures currently transforming care. The content and format of the program is oriented toward physicians, nurses, and advanced practice providers and will include a practical update on the comprehensive treatment of stroke and cerebrovascular disease.

Conference Agenda

Educational Audience

Physicians, PAs, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses

Agenda (subject to change)

7:00 a.m.
Registration, Breakfast, and Exhibit
8:00 a.m.
Welcome & Opening Remarks
8:15 a.m.
EMS and the Prehospital Management of Stroke | James Ellis, DO | Piedmont Henry Hospital
8:45 a.m.
Medical and Surgical Treatment of Intracerebral Hemorrhage | Min Park, MD | University of Virginia
9:25 a.m.
Endovascular Treatment of Aneurysms | Jesse Schuette, MD | Comprehensive Stroke Center, Piedmont Atlanta Hospital
10:00 a.m.
Break & Exhibits
10:30 a.m.
Surgical and Medical Management of Intracranial Atherosclerosis | Mark Bane, MD | Cleveland Clinic
11:15 a.m.
Multidisciplinary Approach to the Treatment of Brain AVMs | Felipe C. Albuquerque, MD | Barrow Neurological Institute
12:15 p.m.
1:15 p.m.
Endovascular Treatment of Acute Ischemic Stroke | Michael F. Stiefel, MD | Comprehensive Stroke Center, Piedmont Atlanta Hospital
2:00 p.m.
Contemporary Management of Carotid Stenosis | Eyal Ben-Aire, MD | Piedmont Heart Institute
2:40 p.m.
Updates and Hot Topics from International Stroke Conference 2023
3:15 p.m.
Break & Exhibits
3:45 p.m.
Detection and Management of Cardioembolic Stroke and Afib | Joseph Miller, MD | Piedmont Heart Institute
4:25 p.m.
Stroke Recovery and Rehabilitation
5:00 p.m.
Basic Science and Translational Research in Stroke | Franklin West, PhD | University of Georgia
6:00 p.m.
Evaluations and Adjournment



Non-Piedmont physicians, nurses, APPs and other HCPs: $50
Piedmont physicians, nurses, APPs and other HCPs: $25

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NOTE: You will be taken to the Georgia Chapter of the American College of Cardiology to complete the registration process.


7.50 CME Credit
Joint Provider Statement: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the GA Chapter of the American College of Cardiology and Piedmont Healthcare. The GA Chapter of the American College of Cardiology is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation: The GA Chapter of the American College of Cardiology designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

7.5 Nursing Contact Hours
Piedmont Healthcare is an approved provider of nursing continuing professional development by the South Carolina Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

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