Hands on Stroke Imaging Course for BASP Trainees

For those who may be interested please see attached programme for a course on acute stroke imaging course primarily aimed for stroke physicians with individual workstations and emphasis on vascular imaging 16/06/2017 at St.George’s, London

16 June 2017

St Georges University London

7th Essential Stroke Imaging Course

7th Essential Stroke Imaging Course
Organiser: Kumar Das (Consultant Neuroradiologist)
Intensive 1 day course aimed at Clinicians and Trainees, covering the
essential aspects of stroke imaging and image interpretation. 6 Cat 1 CPD.
Topics include: MRI/MR Perfusion/Diffusion, MRA/CTA Angiogram,
CT/CT Perfusion, How to interpret MRI/CT, Paediatric Stroke, Extensive case
studies sessions. Rated Good/Excellent by 95% of attendees.
Cost: £150. Places limited.
Contact: Sam Pickup (Admin) telephone: 0151 709 9125


1 July 2017

Liverpool Medical Institute

National Conference in Medicine for the Elderly

For one of the best updates in what is happening in the field of old age medicine why not attend the National Conference in Medicine for the Elderly to be held on Wednesday 28th June 2017 at Stamford Court, Manor Road, Oadby, Leicester?

This Conference has drawn speakers from all over the UK on topics ranging from
‘Which Elderly Patients benefit from ICU Admission?’ (Professor Jonathan Thompson), ‘Quality of Care at the End of Life’ (Dr Satbir Jassal), ‘Parkinson’s Disease’ (Dr Victoria Haunton) and ‘Managing the Elderly Prostrate’ (Mr Roger Kockelbergh). There are also sessions on Anaemia (Dr Linda Barton), Sarcopenia and Frailty (Dr Richard Dodds), Subclinical Hypothyroidism (Dr Terry Quinn) and Gastrointestinal Cancer (Professor Andrew Hart).

A copy of the programme is available below.

The Conference is open to all medical professionals with a registration fee of £120.00. If you are interested in attending this event please:

Register online today at shop@le, or alternatively download an application form and send a cheque payable to University of Leicester for £120.00 to:

The Conference Administrator
University of Leicester
Department of Cardiovascular Sciences
Room 226
Robert Kilpatrick Clinical Sciences Building
Leicester Royal Infirmary
Leicester LE2 7LX

Janette Moore or Sue Lewin, Conference Administrators, can be contacted on 0116 252 5814 / 5828 or at

28 April 2017


14th Congress of the European Forum for Research into Rehabilitation (EFRR)

You are invited to the 14th Congress of the European Forum for Research into Rehabilitation in Glasgow from 24 to 27 May 2017.



24 May 2017

3 day event

Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK

Neuroradiology Workshop for Stroke Physicians

This is an interactive case based Neuro Imaging  course, the first of its kind for Stroke Physicians, whereby each delegate will have their own radiology workstation and be taught by neuroradiologists on how to interpret stroke imaging. There will also be a session on intra-arterial thrombectomy.


4 October 2017

Hilton Hotel, Canary Wharf, Londoin

(ESC) 2017, 24 – 26 May 2017 in Berlin, Germany.

Dear colleagues and friends of the ESC,

on behalf of the programme committee, it is our pleasure to give you an update on the programme for the 26th European Stroke Conference 2017 in Berlin.

24 May 2017

Three days

MARITIM Hotel Berlin l Germany

Northern Ireland Stroke Conference

Join us to learn the latest research and service developments in stroke care

13 June 2017

All day

Crowne Plaza
Shaws Bridge

UK Stroke Forum

12th UK Stroke Forum Conference

The UK’s largest multi-disciplinary conference for stroke care professionals

28 November 2017

2 Days

ACC Liverpool

ESOC 2017

Learn about the latest clinical trials and developments in all areas of stroke management, treatment and prevention.

16 May 2017

3 Day Event


British Geriatric Society Spring Meeting 2017

You are invited to attend the BGS Spring meeting which will be held in Newcastle from 26th-28th April 2017.

26 April 2017

3 day meeting

SAGE Gateshead/ Newcastle

Patients & Carers

If you are a patient or carer seeking advice about stroke, please visit our patients and carers page.



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