Navigation Links
Milton resident receives the Helen B. Spaulding Community Conscience Award

Boston, Mass. - The 12th annual Boston Stroke Luncheon "Making the Stroke Connection" will take place on Friday, May 15th at The Sheraton in Boston from 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Activities include a stroke survivor/caregiver forum, a CME/CEU professional symposium, a Power To End Stroke Ambassador Training, and an awards celebration lunch from 12:30 2 p.m., hosted by longtime supporter 7NEWS reporter Janet Wu.

Milton Resident Margaret Kelly-Hayes, EdD, RN, FAAN, FAHA, CRRN, is this year's Helen B. Spaulding Community Conscience Award Recipient. The Helen B. Spaulding Award is given annually to an individual group that has made significant contributions to the community by increasing awareness of stroke prevention or treatment through Advocacy, Communications, Community Education and Quality Improvement Initiatives. Kelly-Hayes is a Clinical Professor of Neurology at Boston University School of Medicine and serves as an investigator in the Framingham Heart Study.

Please join the American Stroke Association in congratulating the 2009 Making the Stroke Connection Annual Awards Luncheon Award Recipients. Visit to make a tax-deductible donation to the American Stroke Association in honor of the award recipient or to purchase a congratulatory advertisement in the Annual Awards program booklet (Half Page - $250 or Full Page $500).

Making the Stroke Connection Luncheon is free to all attendees. Participants must pre-register by visiting the event web site Sponsorship and exhibit opportunities are also available.

The survivor and caregiver forum provides education and support to survivors and caregiver. The session, entitled More Bang for Your Buck, focuses on utilizing local post stroke resources cost effectively, being cognizant of financial resources. Speakers include Leslie Fawcett-Vickers, RN, MS, CRRN; Boston University Clinical Speech Assistant Professor Elizabeth Hoover; and Spaulding Rehabilitation Occupational Therapist Karen Halfon.

A public health disparities Power To End Stroke Ambassador training will be featured this year to train community health and educational centers on implementing programs around stroke disparity reduction. The trainings also serve as a place to share information, ideas, and successes in building health ministries and councils. Director of Critical Care Neurology at Brigham and Women's Hospital Dr. Galen Henderson will discuss the prevalence of stroke in people of color and will identify community based solutions for prevention.


Contact: Michelle Roberts
Boston University

Related medicine news :

1., Inc. Announces Resignation of Robert Hamilton, Chief Financial Officer
2. Hamilton Medical, Inc. Welcomes New Vice President
3. Milton Frank Appointed COO of Life Recovery Systems
4. Using Mediasite for Lecture Capture Found to Enhance Student Performance at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
5. Arno Therapeutics Appoints William F. Hamilton to Board of Directors
6. Cyberonics Names Milton M. Morris, Ph.D. Vice President, Research & Development
7. Lori Hamilton, Wife of NASCAR Legend Bobby Hamilton, Urges Public to Attend Free Cancer Screenings During Oral, Head & Neck Cancer Awareness Week (OHANCAW)
8. S.C. BlueCross Creates Corporate Planning Unit, Promotes Davis to Vice President
9. MassMutual Promotes Debra Palermino to Senior Vice President of Human Resources
10. Sodexho, Inc. Announces Patrick E. Connolly as Market President & COO
11. Pioneer Surgical Technology Hires Vice President of New Business Development
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... November 27, 2015 , ... ... software Q-Suite, announces the incorporation of Asterisk 11 LTS (Long Term Support) into ... Asterisk 11 LTS brings Q-Suite 5.10 up-to-date with a version of Asterisk that ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... ... , ... Inevitably when people think Thanksgiving, they also think Holiday sales and ... Friday and Cyber Monday massage chair sales to receive the best pricing ... to find the best massage chair deals, they can see all of the coupons ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... Ashburn, VA (PRWEB) , ... November 26, 2015 ... ... Planners, an American Express Travel Representative. As a franchise owner, Somu now offers ... range of cruise, destination wedding packages, private cruise sales, as well as, cabin ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... ... 26, 2015 , ... Jobs in hospital medical laboratories and in the imaging ... staffing agency Aureus Medical Group . These fields, as well as ... searching for healthcare jobs through the company’s website, , The leading ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... ... 26, 2015 , ... WorldCare International, Inc., the first company ... Employee Benefits Conference. The Employee Benefits Conference was hosted by the International Foundation ... 11th, 2015. The conference was held at the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/26/2015)... DUBLIN , Nov. 26, 2015 ... the addition of the "2016 Future Horizons ... Monitoring (TDM) Market: Supplier Shares, Country Segment Forecasts, ... offering. --> ... comprehensive analysis of the Japanese therapeutic drug monitoring ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... , November 26, 2015 ... of the "2016 Future Horizons and ... Abuse Testing Market: Supplier Shares, Country Segment ... to their offering. --> ... "2016 Future Horizons and Growth Strategies ...
(Date:11/26/2015)... DUBLIN , November 26, 2015 ... has announced the addition of the  ... in the European Therapeutic Drug Monitoring ... Forecasts, Competitive Intelligence, Emerging Opportunities"  report ... ) has announced the addition ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: