Opening Minds: OSF HealthCare Illinois Neurological Institute Comprehensive Stroke Summit
Available: Jun 1
Close: Sep 28
Actual number of available places may be less than displayed due to other registrations in progress.
Holiday Inn & Suites Peoria at Grand Prairie
7601 N. Orange Prairie Road
Peoria, IL 61614
Map & Directions
Address questions about this event to
Jennifer Rusk at (309) 624-4091.
Join OSF HealthCare Illinois Neurological Institute for the 2020 Comprehensive Stroke Summit!
Breakfast and lunch will be included in this event.
The cost for this event is $30.
Online registration is available.
Please include your name, address, email, facility or hospital, and credentials in the follow-up questionnaire after your registration payment.
A block of rooms at the Holiday Inn & Suites will be available under Comprehensive Stroke Summit at a discounted rate
7:00– 8:00 a.m. | Registration and Breakfast
8:00 – 8:10 a.m. | Welcome
8:10 – 8:50 a.m. | “They’re Here – Stroke Updates and AHA 7 Healthy Habits”
8:50 – 9:20 a.m. | “You’re Gonna Need a Bigger Boat”
Life Flight role in acute stroke care.
Rob Jones, RN
9:20 – 9:50 a.m. | “I Feel The Need -- The Need For Speed”
Video and presentation of patient throughput EMS->ED->IR
Ann Stein, RN, BSN
Andrea Norton, RN, BSN
Michelle Flowers, RN, BSN
Elizabeth Shaffer, RTR
9:50 – 10:20 a.m. | “Wait a Minute. You Ain’t Heard Nothin’ Yet!”
Managing intracranial atherosclerosis
Kendrick Johnson, MD
10:20 – 10:35 a.m. | Morning Break
10:35 – 11:05 a.m. | “You Sit Around Here and You Spin Your Little Webs”
The WEB device for cerebral aneurysm treatment
11:05 – 11:35 a.m.| “Houston, We Have a Problem”
Assessing and intervening for stroke emergencies
11:35 – 12:20 p.m. | “Just Because Something Works Doesn’t Mean it Can’t Be Improved”
AHA Get with the Guidelines®
Renee Sednew, MPH
12:20 – 1:15 p.m. | Lunch
1:15 – 2:00 p.m. | “Toto, I’ve Got a Feeling We’re Not in Kansas Anymore”
Stroke caregiver stories
Marylee Nunley & Chrissy Arnold
2:00 – 2:30 p.m. | “Just Keep Swimming. Just Keep Swimming”
Optimal timing and interventions in therapy for best outcomes
Katie Willerton, OT
Carey Donlan, PT
2:30 – 3:00 p.m. | “Here’s Looking at You, Kid”
Correlating stroke signs and symptoms with neuroanatomy
3:00 – 3:30 p.m. | “Keep Your Friends Close, but Your Enemies Closer”
How to build a process and obtain buy-in when there are no specific guidelines
3:30 – 4:00 p.m. | “Do, or Do Not. There is No ‘Try’”
Interactive demonstration of ICP and EVD management
Julie Bronson, RN, BSN
4:00 p.m. | Turn in evaluations
This activity is jointly provided by The University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria and OSF HealthCare Illinois Neurological Institute.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria and OSF HealthCare Illinois Neurological Institute. The University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria designates this live activity of a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physician should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.