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CRN NENC 6th Advanced Stroke Care Conference, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Life Science Centre

The Grainger Suite

Times Square

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE1 4EP

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6th Advanced Stroke Care conference: Please note tickets are on a 'first come first served' basis.

Training day for stroke researchers

09:45 Introduction

Morning Chair: Dr Akif Gani, Consultant stroke physician and Geriatrician, Newcastle upon Tyne NHS Foundation Trust.

Setting out the Priorities for the Training Day

Dr Anand K Dixit, Consultant Stroke Physician, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Speciality group lead, stroke medicine, NE and North Cumbria LCRN

10:00 MRI brain sequences including MR angiography made simple for stroke researchers:

Dr Amar Chotai, Interventional neuroradiology fellow, Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

10:45 Mechanical thrombectomy (MT): Current evidence (up to 6 hours from onset)

Challenges in implementing MT nationally and regionally and way forward.

Prof Phil White, Professor on interventional neuroradiology, University of Newcastle upon Tyne and honorary consultant neuroradiologist, Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

11:30 Coffee break

11:45 Detection of paroxysmal AF- Unmet need and an opportunity for regional research project.

Role of non-invasive cardiac monitoring and implantable loop recorder in detection of PAF.

Dr Anand K Dixit, Consultant stroke physician, Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and honorary senior clinical lecturer, University of Newcastle upon Tyne

12:30 Lunch Break

Afternoon Chair: TBC

13:15 Interactive Case Studies in Managing Hyperacute Stroke- beyond 6 hours from onset

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14:15 Ongoing hyperacute non interventional stroke trials and current evidence for reperfusion beyond 6 hours.

-Topic will cover current and upcoming hyperacute stroke trials portfolio, current evidence to manage wake up strokes and use of advanced imaging to make decisions in treating beyond 6 hours

Prof Keith Muir, SINAPSE Chair of Clinical Imaging (Stroke & Brain Imaging), Institute of neurosciences and psychology, University of Glasgow

15:00 Coffee break

15:20 Developing effective systems in stroke care and research

Professor Gary A Ford CBE, FMedSci, Prof of Stroke Medicine University of Oxford. , Chief Executive Officer of the Oxford AHSN.

16:00 The triumphs and challenges of stroke rehabilitation research

Prof Helen Rodgers, clinical Prof of stroke care, Institute of Neuroscience and Institute for Ageing, University of Newcastle upon Tyne.

16:45 Feedback and collection of certificate

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The Grainger Suite

Times Square

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE1 4EP

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