Check out this year’s event!
Presentation name: Strokes and How to Spot Them!
Knowing the signs and symptoms of a stroke and how to prevent one.
Every moment counts when it comes to stroke. Learn how to recognize the signs and symptoms of stroke and why it is crucial to call 911 so that you can receive medical care right away. After this event, not only will you know more about stroke, but you will feel empowered to share this information with others so that they will also be stroke ready.
Speaker: Elizabeth ‘Betsy’ Wise, APRN, FNP-BC, AVNP-BC
Specialty: Stroke and Vascular Neurology
Short Biography: Betsy Wise is a Nurse Practitioner with the Neurology Department under the School of Medicine for the University of Louisville. Her clinical duties include serving as an acute stroke telemedicine provider, outpatient stroke and cerebrovascular disease clinics as well as training neurology resident physicians in stroke hospital policy and protocols. She participates with nationally recognized cerebrovascular clinical trials as both primary investigator and co-investigator. She holds a clinical training site for Netsmart fellows at the University of Louisville Hospital.