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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


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


Saturday, November 18, 2023
Event Category:
Asia Pacific Stroke Organization, World Federation of Neurology, Asian and Oceanian Association of Neurology

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