2016 Stroke Multidisciplinary Journal Club

MIami, FL US
May 12, 2016

South Miami Stroke Steering Committee members will formulate new optimal patient care strategies in stroke prevention and treatment by translating evidence into practice.  The goals of the journal club are to keep abreast of new knowledge, promote awareness of current research findings, stay familiar with the best current clinical research, encourage research utilization, improve patient outcomes, and network and improve interpersonal relationships with other healthcare providers and specialists.

Target Audience

SMH Stroke Steering Committee, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Neurologists, Radiologists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practioners, Nurses and Occupational Therapists.

Registration is limited to Medical Staff and Employees.

Learning Objectives

  • Formulate new optimal patient care strategies in stroke prevention and treatment by translating evidence into practice.
  • Apply research findings and implement American Heart Association (AHA) and The Joint Commission (TJC) recommendations to evaluate risk, identify best treatment options and limit the morbidity and mortality associated with stroke.
 
Additional information
Schedule: 

7:30 a.m. ♦ Lecture

8:30 a.m. ♦ Adjourn

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
Course opens: 
04/18/2016
Course expires: 
05/23/2016
Event starts: 
05/12/2016 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
05/12/2016 - 8:30am
South Miami Hospital
6200 SW 73 Street
MCVI Conference Room
MIami, FL 33143
United States

Javier Lopez, M.D.
Moderator, SMH Physician Stroke Steering Journal Club
Neurologist
Baptist and South Miami Hospitals

Javier Lopez, M.D. , Moderator, and Ann Karborani, MSN, RN, CCRN, SCRN,  Coordinator, have indicated that they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose and that their discussion will not include mention of investigational or off-label usage.

Disclosure Policy and Disclaimer

Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.

Baptist Health South Florida designates this Journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
04/18/2016
Course expires: 
05/23/2016
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