Location: University of Minnesota Continuing Education & Conference Center
1890 Buford Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55108 Directions to the UMN CECC (PDF: 40 KB/1 page)
CME/CE Availability: Continuing education credits for physicians, nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and dieticians have been applied for through the American Heart Association.
Educate attendees on the latest developments in acute stroke treatment and management
Learn to apply recent translation research in EMS and pre-hospital care, hospital care, and transitions in care post-acute stroke
Provide a networking opportunity for health care professionals, public health professionals, and stroke advocates in Minnesota
Call for Presentation Proposals: The call for presentation proposals is open. The conference planning committee is seeking proposals that address stroke care or one of the following topics related to stroke care: quality, reducing readmissions, patient/public education and engagement, new technologies, EMS and pre-hospital care, acute hospital care, hemorrhagic stroke, or rehabilitation.
Submission deadline: Thursday, January 22, 2015, 5:00 pm CT
Hotel Accomodations: A discounted rate of $109 plus tax is available for May 31st and June 1st at the Country Inn & Suites at 2740 Snelling Avenue North, Roseville, Minnesota 55113. For reservations, please call 651-628-3500 and ask for the “2015 Minnesota Stroke Conference (code 201506MNSC)” rate. Rooms will be available at this rate until April 30, 2015. Please note that this is a new location, less than 1/2 mile south of the hotel offered in previous years.
The Minnesota Stroke Partnership is coordinated by the Minnesota Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Unit at the Minnesota Department of Health.