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Stroke Awareness Day 2024

  • Categories: Education

About This Event

  • Event Type:Education

What You Need to Know- The Latest Advances in Stroke Care

This day offers stroke survivors, families, caregivers and our community a day of celebration, education, awareness and fun with our knowledgeable and dedicated stroke team.

Topics and Activities Include:

  • Interactive Games and Apps!
  • Blood Pressure Screenings
  • Stroke Risk Assessments
  • Signs and Symptoms of Stroke and What to do
  • Showcasing the Newest Technology in Stroke Diagnostics
  • Recreational Adaptive Equipment
  • Support and Resources for Caregivers
  • After Stroke Care Programs
  • Light Refreshments and Nutritional Information

10:30 - Noon Program:

10:30 AM - Dr. Adeel Popalzai, Stroke Program Director PVHMC Stroke Program Update

10:45 AM - Chair Exercise Demonstration by Rehabilitation Services Department

11:15 AM - Heart-Healthy Cooking Demonstration by Chef Rogelio Gaeta and Dietitian Nancee Perez, RD

Who should attend:

Open to the public. Anyone can attend to learn more about Stroke Care.