International Stroke Conference in L.A.

March 06, 2011

The International Stroke Conference was held February 9-11 in Los Angeles, Calif. For the second consecutive year, Research Medical Center was recognized by the American Stroke Association for performance achievement and its Get with the Guidelines quality improvement program. Jennifer Parreira, stroke program coordinator/neuroscience nurse practitioner, Iftekhar Ahmed, MD, director of Midwest Stroke Care at Research Medical Center, and Shannon Kohake, MD, were in attendance to accept the award.

Dr. Ahmed also has been accepted to present an abstract at the annual meeting of American Academy of Neurology April 9-16 in Honolulu, Hawaii. The title of the abstract is Cost Effectiveness and Efficacy of a TIA Clinic.

Tags: Awards