The World Stroke Organization’s 400 members have voted and elected Dr. Patrice Lindsay, Canadian Stroke Network Director of Performance and Standards, to their Board of Directors. Dr. Lindsay will serve on the Board for four years (2012-2016) as a representative for the Canadian Stroke Network. Dr. Lindsay has been involved with the WSO over the past three years supporting the previous CSN board representative, Dr. Antoine Hakim, CSN CEO &
Archive for July, 2012
The Canadian Stroke Network is pleased to announce the 6th annual competition for the Paul Morley Mentorship Award (a $25,000 one-time award). This award recognizes an individual who has made a significant contribution towards mentoring research trainees or developing training initiatives in the area of stroke. Please note the deadline for nominations is Tuesday, September 4th, 2012. For further information, please download the guidelines.
Recognizing the need for knowledge exchange in vascular health, the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress, Canadian Stroke Congress, Canadian Diabetes Association/Canadian Society of Endocrinology and Metabolism Conference and Heart and Stroke Foundation are joining forces for Vascular 2013. This first-ever Canadian event will bring Canada’s key medical conferences under one roof and mark an unprecedented educational and community building opportunity. Physicians, scientists, clinicians, nurses, educators, allied health professionals, and policymakers will be
There is only a week and a half remaining to submit late-breaking abstracts and on-going clinical trials to the 3rd Canadian Stroke Congress. Abstracts and on-going clinical trials must be submitted online by July 15, 2012. Late-breaking abstracts should feature recent scientific discoveries or analyses of randomized clinical trials or prospective observational cohort studies. Accepted abstracts will be peer reviewed, but will not be published in the journal Stroke. Highly
Advertise in Stroke Connections magazine and gain access to the Congress’ 1000+ delegates. Stroke Connections magazine is a special one-time publication that will be distributed on the Exhibit Hall of the 3rd Canadian Stroke Congress. The magazine provides a unique opportunity to reach congress delegates, gain exposure and showcase your products/services alongside articles, the popular congress iPad passport and much more! If you’re interested in advertising in the magazine and
We are pleased to announce that an updated Preliminary Program for the 3rd Canadian Stroke Congress is now available for download on the Congress website. Click here to visit our website and download a copy of the program.
Eighteen post-docs and graduate students will receive a CSN Travel Award to attend the Canadian Stroke Congress in Calgary from Sept. 29 to Oct. 2, 2012 . Recipients, selected from among 31 applicants, were awarded up to $1,500 each to travel to the meeting to present their research. In total, CSN provided $22,500 in travel awards.