Vascular Days

Course Description

This course is designed for family/general practice physicians, trainees and nursing seeking more expertise in stroke and headache. We will update participants on recent advances in the management of common problems in stroke and headache. The format will blend short didactic presentations with interactive workshops and discussion.

Course Objectives

On completion of this program participants will:

  • Be able to diagnose and safely manage different headache syndromes
  • Be familiar with recent advances in acute stroke management
  • Be able to triage and manage TIA’s
  • Be able to learn how to perform a quick and easy neurological examination

Speakers

  • Dr. Brian Buck* MD, FRCPC
  • Dr. Wasif Hussain*, MD, FRCPC
  • Dr. Glen Jickling*, MD, FRCPC
  • Dr. Khurshid Khan*, MD, FRCPC
  • Dr. Ashfaq Shuaib*, MD, FRCPC
  • Dr. Muzaffer Siddiqui*, MD, FRCPC
  • Dr. Carmen Tuchak, MD, MSc, FRCPC

*Division of Neurology