The Tucson Stroke Leadership Group welcomes you
to our collaborative and informative site.
Breakfast / Exhibits
07:00 - 08:00
Michael Waters, MD
Director of Neurovascular Division, Director of Stroke Program, Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ
08:00 – 08:15
Welcome by Arizona Stroke Conference Course Director
Philip B. Gorelick, M.D., MPH
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Adjunct Professor, Vascular Neurology and Neurocritical Care
08:15 – 09:00
‘Review of New Cardiovascular Disease Guidelines with Ramifications for Stroke’
David Teeple, M.D.
Neurologist, Center for Neurosciences, Director of Stroke, Tucson Medical Center Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Arizona, Tucson
09:00 – 09:45
‘Sex Differences in Stroke’
Q & A
09:45 - 10:00
10:00 – 10:15
Luis Leon, M.D.
Pima Heart and Vascular, Tucson, AZ
10:15 - 11:00
‘Timing of Carotid Revascularization After Stroke’’
Neurologist, Center for Neurosurgery, Director of Stroke, Tucson Medical Center Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, University of Arizona, Tucson
11:00 - 11:30
Scott Steven Berman, M.D.
Vascular Surgery, Tucson Vascular Specialist, Tucson, AZ
11:30 - 12:00
‘Status of Carotid Endarterectomy, Transfemoral Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting, and Transcarotid Artery Revascularization (TCAR): The Vascular Quality Initiative Real World Experience ‘
Q&A / Adjourn
12:00 - 12:15
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