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  • Welcome from the program chairThis is a very exciting time in the field of cerebrovascular disease. The rate of discovery of new diagnostic and therapeutics for stroke has never been greater. On behalf of the American Stroke Association and the ISC Program Committee, we welcome you to join us at the International Stroke Conference. ISC will take place Feb. 22–24 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas. READ MORE
  • ISC 2017 features education in a variety of formatsThe International Stroke Conference, Feb. 22-24 in Houston, offers learning opportunities about stroke treatment and research both in and outside the education sessions. New sessions include debates, TED CED talks and a team competition, while the Science & Technology Hall offers popular features such as the Simulation Zone and the Case Studies Theater. READ MORE
  • Communication vital in stroke treatmentInterdisciplinary teams have improved the treatment of stroke patients, but better outcomes depend on effective communication among team members and caregivers, plus more efficient management of cognitive, emotional and sleep issues. The daylong State-of-the-Science Stroke Nursing Symposium will address those issues Tuesday, Feb. 21. READ MORE