Stroke

Below are the list of presenters and their talk topics. To schedule a Grand Rounds talk, please complete this form.

Carolyn Cronin, MD
Associate Professor of Neurology

Recent Advances in Thrombolytic Therapy for Acute and Ischemic Stroke

Transient Ischemic Attacks: Prognosis, Evaluation and Management



University of Maryland Medical Center's Melissa MottaMelissa Motta, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology

Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke and Reperfusion

  • Recognize signs and symptoms of acute stroke
  • Understand the role of neuroimaging in the evaluation of stroke
  • Summarize eligibility for reperfusion therapies in acute ischemic stroke

Acute Encephalitis: A framework for diagnosis, management and understanding outcomes

  • Review epidemiology, diagnosis and management of acute encephalitis
  • Discuss the challenges of management of critical neurologic sequelae
  • Examine predictors of morbidity and mortality

Barney Stern, MD 
Professor of Neurology
Director, Clinical Stroke Program

Stroke in the Young

What's New in the Therapy of Stroke

Which Patients with Stroke Need to be Transferred?

TPA, Yes or No?

New Research Topics in Stroke



George Wittenberg, MD, PhD 
Professor of Neurology
Director, Clinical Stroke Program

Stroke in the Young

What's New in the Therapy of Stroke