News & Educational Events

Calendar of Events


 

 


JUNE IS STROKE MONTH

 

Stroke Symptoms: How Aware Are You of the Major Warning Signs


Many Women Unaware of Stroke Warning Signs


Stroke Strategy Saving Lives


Damage Found in Brain Two Weeks after Mini-Stroke


10 risk factors cause 90% of strokes, study finds

 

Calgary Stroke Program receives award

 

Device 'vacuums' blood clots

 

Calgary Stroke Program wins Canadian service standards award

 

Toronto, Calgary boast best stroke facilities

 

'Silent' brain damage points to greater stroke risk


 

 



Telehealth Presentations:    


  • No presentations are scheduled at this time.


Conferences:

 

 

Asia Pacific Stroke Conference - September 29 - October 1, 2011 Sri Lanka



Canadian Stroke Congress - October 2 - 4, Ottawa, Ontario



Alberta Rehab 2011 - November 4 & 5, 2011 Edmonton, Alberta



International Stroke Conference - January 31 - February 3, 2012 New Orleans, Louisiana



The 7th World Congress of NeuroRehabilitation - May 16 - 19, 2012 Melbourne, Australia



 

Stroke News:

 

 

“Ask the Glenrose" about Stroke Rehab 

In order to provide a method of offering mentorship in stroke rehabilitation to peers, the Stroke Rehabilitation Program at the Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital has launched a process to collect and disseminate queries on stroke rehab from rehab service providers through a centralized e-mail address. The e-mail address is: glenrose.strokerehab@albertahealthservices.ca Once received, the e-mail will be distributed to experts who will determine the most appropriate technological medium to respond (i.e. e-mail, telephone, or a Telehealth meeting). Please ensure composed e-mails contain: Contact information of the sender Question/comments requiring response Suggested disciplines to review the e-mail Preferred timeframe of response **Please ensure e-mails do NOT contain patient names. 

 

CHEP Launches Alberta Pilot Project 

 

Stroke Recovery Association of Edmonton - Getting on with the Rest of Your Life After Stroke

 

Dr. Tim Watson - IN THE NEWS
 

Stroke Prevention and Care Improved with Provincial Investment - News Release

 

A Strategy for Strokes

 

New Blood Test Could Save Stroke Victims' Lives

 

Can Mass Media Influence Emergency Department Visits for Stroke?

 

The Stroke Association Response to 'Quick Treatment Following Minor Stroke Reduces Risk of Major Stroke by 80%' In the Lancet UK

 

CTV - Stroke Kill More Canadian Women than Men:Study

 

Globe and Mail - The Need For Action - STROKE

 

Globe and Mail – Why Women Are More Likely to Die From Strokes


The Star Phoenix – Women Urged to Heed Stroke Warnings


New York(Reuters Health) – TV Ads May Improve Stroke Recognition

 

Alberta Telestroke - New Investment to Enhance Alberta's Stroke Care Networks

Camrose Stroke News

 

 

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