OHSU Stroke Conference registration deadline Feb. 28

The fourth annual OHSU Stroke Conference will take place this year on Saturday, Mar. 7, 2015, from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Collaborative Life Science Building (CLSB). This one-day annual conference brings together OHSU clinicians and scientists interested in stroke, cerebrovascular disease and traumatic brain injury to share their expertise, report on scientific progress, and discuss research collaborations.

This year’s event is hosted by Nabil Alkayed, M.D., Ph.D., professor and vice chair, Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine, Knight Cardiovascular Institute. The keynote speaker this year is Costantino Iadecola, M.D., Anne Parrish Titzell Professor of Neurology and director of The Feil Family Brain and Mind Research Institute, Weill Cornell Medical College. There will also be short presentations followed by discussions, and a poster session with wine and cheese.

The conference is open to employees, faculty, students, and other members of the OHSU community. Registration for all attendees and speakers is $75, which includes all meals and meeting materials. Register by Saturday, Feb. 28, and please indicate if you will be bringing a poster to display. If so, please email Maria Heruela the title of your poster by Friday, Feb. 20.