Open/Close Menu THE HONG KONG STROKE SOCIETY WAS FOUNDED IN APRIL 2001 AND IS NOW REGISTERED AS A LIMITED COMPANY IN HONG KONG. THE SOCIETY HAS BECOME A CHARITY ORGANIZATION IN HONG KONG SINCE 2007.

On behalf of The World Federation of Neurology (WFN) and the Asian and Oceanian Association of Neurology (AOAN), you are cordially invited to attend an e-learning webinar on Advancing Stroke Care in Asia

Theme: Advancing Stroke Care in Asia

Date: 18th November 2023

Topics:

Session 1: Stroke Burden and Challenges in Asia

–       Epidemiology, stroke burden and challenges in Asia Prof Dr Hamidon Basri (Malaysia)

–       Clinical features and subtype of stroke – Prof Dr Madakasira Vasantha Padma Srivastava (India)

–       Primary stroke prevention for Asian population: genetic, cultural and lifestyle differences – Prof Teruyuki Hirano (Japan)

Session 2: Secondary Stroke Prevention, Cerebral Venous Thrombosis, and Intracerebral Haemorrhage in Asian Population

–       Secondary Stroke Prevention – Dr Chesda Udommongkol (Thailand)

–       Update on Cerebral Venous Thrombosis – Prof. Mohammad Wasay (Pakistan)

–       Optimizing cardiovascular and cerebrovascular outcome in ICH – Dr Kay-Cheong Teo (Hong Kong)

Session 3: Updates on Hyperacute and Acute Management in Stroke

–       Recent advances in thrombectomy in acute ischemic stroke – Prof Sheila Martins (Brazil), President WSO

–       Update on intravenous thrombolysis and stroke care management – Prof Jeyaraj D Pandian (India), President Elect WSO

–       Acute interventions in Intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) – Prof Craig Anderson (UK), Vice President WSO

Session 4: Updates on Rehabilitation in Stroke

–       Recent Technology Adoption in Stroke Neurorehabilitation – Prof Dr Nam-Jong Paik (Korea) – WFNR President Elect

–       Neuromodulation tools for stroke motor recovery : where are we now? – Prof Dr. Wayne Feng (USA) – Adjunct Member, WFNR

–       Advancements on rehabilitation of stroke – Dr. Abhishek Srivastava (India) – WFNR Member at Large

Format: Virtual

Registration fee: Nil

For details of the programme and registration, you can refer to the attached poster or the link https://wfneurology.org/education/e-learning-hub/wfn-aoan-e-learning-day

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