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1 9TH ANNUAL VANDERBILT STROKE SYMPOSIUM November 10, 2006 Vanderbilt Student Life Center Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee Administered by the Vanderbilt Division of Continuing Medical Education. Supporting the continuing professional development of physicians. IN CONJUNCTION WITH

2 Schedule * 7:30A.M. 8:00A.M. 8:15A.M. 9:15A.M. Registration & Continental Breakfast Welcome & Introduction HOWARD S. KIRSHNER, MD Intracranial Artery Stenosis and the WASID Study TANYA N. TURAN, MD Interventional Therapies for Intracranial Stenosis ROBERT A. MERICLE, MD 10:00A.M. Break 10:30A.M. Secondary Stroke Prevention HOWARD S. KIRSHNER, MD 11:15A.M. Special lecture: Neurorehabilitation and Neural Plasticity RAJIV RATAN, MD, PHD 12:00P.M. 12:15P.M. 1:00P.M. 1:30P.M. 2:00P.M. 2:30P.M. 3:00P.M. 3:15P.M. 3:45P.M. 4:15P.M. 4:30P.M. Questions & Discussion Lunch (provided) Update on Cerebral Hemorrhage KENNETH J.GAINES, MD Venous Mechanisms of Stroke ANNE E. O DUFFY, MD Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound in Stroke Diagnosis and Treatment ADRIAN A. JARQUIN-VALDIVIA, MD Prehospital and ED Management for Acute Stroke R. JASON THURMAN, MD Break What Hope Animal Models of Stroke Have for Future Stroke Care BETHANN MCLAUGHLIN, PHD Stroke Case Presentations DEREK A. RIEBAU, MD Questions & Discussion Adjourn * SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

3 Faculty COURSE DIRECTOR Howard S. Kirshner, MD Professor and Vice Chair of Neurology Vanderbilt School of Medicine GUEST FACULTY Rajiv Ratan, MD, PhD Director, Burke/Cornell Medical Research Institute Burke Professor of Neurology, Neuroscience and Rehab Medicine Weill Medical College of Cornell University White Plains, New York Tanya N. Turan, MD Assistant Professor of Neurology Emory University School of Medicine Atlanta, Georgia VANDERBILT FACULTY Kenneth J. Gaines, MD Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology Adrian A. Jarquin-Valdivia, MD Assistant Professor of Neurology BethAnn McLaughlin, PhD Assistant Professor of Neurology Faculty Director of Community and Special Projects Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Robert A. Mericle, MD Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery Anne E. O Duffy, MD Assistant Professor of Neurology Derek A. Riebau, MD Instructor in Neurology R. Jason Thurman, MD Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine Associate Director of Emergency Medicine Residency Program

4 9TH ANNUAL VANDERB PURPOSE AND TARGET AUDIENCE This annual review of stroke prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation is designed to provide the most current information on the diagnosis and medical management of stroke for primary care physicians, internists, cardiologists, neurologists, EMTs, nurses, case managers, and rehabilitation therapists. It will feature sessions focusing on emergency management, cerebral hemorrhage, secondary stroke prevention, intracranial vascular disease, venous causes of stroke, and use of transcranial doppler ultrasound. LEARNING OBJECTIVES After participating in this CME activity, participants should be able to describe and discuss: 1. Triage and ED management of stroke patients 2. Secondary stroke prevention measures 3. Treatment of intracranial arterial stenosis REGISTRATION FEE Your registration fee includes attendance at all sessions, the course syllabus, CME credit, continental breakfast, refreshment breaks, and lunch. Please see the registration form for registration fees. CME CREDIT The Vanderbilt School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

5 BILT STROKE SYMPOSIU The Vanderbilt School of Medicine designates this educational activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This program is pending qualification for contact hours from the Learning Center. LOCATION This program will be held at the Student Life Center on the Vanderbilt University campus. Additional information, including parking instructions, will be provided in your confirmation materials. For information about nearby hotels, call , 877-CME-VUMC or CANCELLATION POLICY If you must cancel your registration for this course, Vanderbilt CME will refund your registration fee, less a $25 administrative fee, provided you notify us by October 10, No refunds will be made after that date. Exceptions will be made for justifiable emergencies. Registration may be transferred to another person or to another course date. In the event of cancellation or rescheduling of this CME activity due to unforeseen circumstances, Vanderbilt will refund registration fees in full. Vanderbilt is not responsible for nontransferable, non-refundable airline tickets or hotel accommodations purchased in connection with attendance at this CME activity.

6 M November 10, 2006 DISCLOSURE It is the policy of Vanderbilt School of Medicine that participants in CME activities be made aware of any affiliation or financial interest that may affect the speaker s presentation(s). Each speaker has completed and signed a conflict of interest statement. The faculty members relationships will be disclosed to the audience. AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT It is the policy of Vanderbilt School of Medicine not to discriminate against any person on the basis of disabilities. If you feel you need services or auxiliary aids mentioned in the ADA in order to fully participate in this continuing education activity, please call the Division of CME at or attach a note to your registration form. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Please contact the Vanderbilt Division of Continuing Medical Education at 877-CME-VUME (toll-free), , or FAX For more information about Vanderbilt s CME programs, visit

7 9TH ANNUAL VANDERBILT STROKE SYMPOSIUM REGISTRATION FORM NAME PREFERRED NAME FOR NAME TAG AFFILIATION MAILING ADDRESS CITY STATE ZIP TELEPHONE FAX* * SPECIALTY/PROFESSION LAST 4 DIGITS OF SS# (for I.D. purposes only) *YOUR REGISTRATION CONFIRMATION WILL BE SENT BY FAX OR . Symposium Registration Fees Physician $95 Other Health Care Professional $75 Vanderbilt Faculty & Staff $35 Payment Make checks payable to Vanderbilt Division of CME. You may also pay by credit card: VISA MASTERCARD AMERICAN EXPRESS CARD # EXPIRATION DATE CARDHOLDER NAME SIGNATURE Return this form with payment to: Vanderbilt Division of CME 320 Light Hall Nashville, TN Phone: (615) Fax: (615)

8 9TH ANNUAL VANDERBILT STROKE SYMPOSIUM November 10, 2006 Vanderbilt Student Life Center Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee V ANDERBILT U NIVERSITY Vanderbilt Division of CME 320 Light Hall Nashville, TN Non Profit ORG. US POSTAGE PAID NASHVILLE, TN PERMIT NO. 1958