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

Upon completion of the program participants will be able to:

  • assess and safely manage different headache syndromes
  • describe recent advances in acute stroke management
  • identify, triage and manage TIA's
  • perform quick and easy neurological examination


  • 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. Muzaffar Siddiqui*, MD, FRCPC
  • Dr. Carmen Tuchak, MD, FRCPC

*Division of Neurology