Stroke and Neurological Disease Conference

10th Annual Stroke and Neurological Disease Conference

May 18, 2019

The Westin Galleria Dallas • Dallas, Texas


This conference is designed to address critical issues related to decision making for and treatment of stroke patients. Diagnosis and management of headaches will also be addressed. This conference will feature experts from neurology, radiology, neurosurgery, stroke neurology, and interventional neuroradiology.

As a result of attending this course, the participant should be able to:
  • Compare data on anticoagulation in the elderly vs risk of stroke if anticoagulation not used
  • Evaluate the data concerning factors related to cerebral aneurysm outcomes
  • Identify the risk of stroke in patients with a comorbidity of migraine headaches
  • Recognize the differences between symptomatic and asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis

Program Agenda

Presentation materials, when available, may be downloaded in pdf format. The password will be emailed to participants prior to the activity.

Saturday, May 18, 2019

  • 7:30 a.m.


  • 7:50 a.m.


  • 8 a.m.

    Carotid Artery Disease in 2019

    Thomas Brott, MD

  • 8:45 a.m.

    Management of Ischemic Stroke with Intra-arterial Therapy and the Role of Decompressive Craniectomy in a Comprehensive Stroke Center

    Daniel Surdell, MD

  • 9:30 a.m.

    Break and Vendors

  • 10 a.m.

    Carotid Artery Disease in 2029

    Thomas Brott, MD

  • 10:45 a.m.

    Management of Intracranial Vascular Lesions at a Comprehensive Stroke Center

    Daniel Surdell, MD

  • 11:30 a.m.

    Recognizing Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy – How is This a Different Hemorrhagic Stroke?

  • 12 p.m.

    Grab Lunch and Vendors

  • Lunch Lecture and Vendors

    12:15 p.m.

    TIA vs Migraine

    Randolph Evans, MD

  • 1:15 p.m.

    Chronic Daily Headache

  • 1:45 p.m.

    Migraine Prevention

    Randolph Evans, MD

  • 2:15 p.m.

    Acute Treatment for a Migraine

  • 2:45 p.m.

    Break and Exhibit/Vendors

  • 3:15 p.m.

    Review of Recent IV Thrombolytic Studies – Is There a New Clot Buster Coming?

    Dion Graybeal, MD

  • 3:45 p.m.

    Panel Discussion/Case Examples

  • 4:15 p.m.




The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Continuing Education Credit

The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This course has been designated by the Texas Medical Board for 1.0 credit in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.


About Westin Galleria Dallas

Located inside the renowned Galleria Dallas shopping complex, the newly refreshed Westin Galleria Dallas gives you access to more than 200 shops, restaurants, and attractions. Indulge in private in-room spa treatments, savor a first-class dining experience at The Second Floor restaurant, for breakfast, lunch, dinner brunch, happy hour or late night, or browse the fine art in Martin Lawrence Galleries before retreating to your luxurious guest room for a rejuvenating night’s sleep in your Westin Heavenly® Bed.

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13340 Dallas Parkway
Dallas, TX 75240



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Cancellation and Refund Policy

Refunds (minus $25 administration fee) will be provided to registrants who cancel their registration in writing up to May 6, 2019.
No refunds after May 6, 2019

The conference organizers will not be responsible for reimbursement of airline fees and other accommodation expenses. Walk-in registrations are accepted, but we cannot guarantee seating or conference materials the day of the conference.

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