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2023 Annual Meeting | C184 - Stroke Burden and Disparities in Low Resource Areas in the United States: Strategies and Solutions

Wednesday 04/26/23
03:30 PM - 05:30 PM EST Add To Calendar
This program will be presented both in-person and online
This program will be available in the meeting's On Demand product.
Sujani Bandela, MD
Cerebrovascular Disease and Interventional Neurology
Participants will learn to identify underserved stroke communities and their hospitals; develop a plan of action to identify the disparities and health care inequalities between counties and states in underserved communities, understand the barriers to equal access to health care, understand potential solutions for cerebrovascular inequalities, and understand current advances in technology and their roles in mitigating burden of cerebrovascular disease; develop a connection with local health care leaders; understand the barriers and deficiencies of knowledge in acute stroke care and follow up with communities and their leaders.
2.00 CME credits
Patient Care & Procedural Skills, Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Professionalism, Medical Knowledge, Practice-based Learning and Improvement, Systems-based Practice, Quality Improvement
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Fellow, Resident, General Neurologist, Specialist Neurologist, Non-neurologist, Advanced Practice Provider, Neurohospitalist, Business Administrator
Case-based, Didactic, Audience Participation

Program Materials Program Evaluations

Event Timeline
03:30 PM - 04:00 PM EST Speaker Stroke Risk Factors, Racial/Ethnic Disparities and Outcomes in Underserved and Minority Populations Along with Recognition of Inefficiencies and Inequalities in the Health Care System
Parneet Kaur Grewal, MD
04:00 PM - 04:30 PM EST Speaker Communities, Barriers, and the Action Plan to Tackle the United States Underserved Districts with Focus on Rio Grande Valley Region and the South Texas Community
Sujani Bandela, MD, Paola Martinez, MD
04:30 PM - 05:00 PM EST Speaker Approaches to Remedying Health Disparities, Raising Stroke Awareness and Supporting Stroke Survivors/Caregivers in Medically Underserved Areas
Rachel Forman, MD
05:00 PM - 05:15 PM EST Speaker Role of Technology and Community Based Neuro-rehabilitation in Low Resource Settings
Sujani Bandela, MD, Parneet Kaur Grewal, MD
05:15 PM - 05:30 PM EST Discussion Question and Answers
Sujani Bandela, MD, Parneet Kaur Grewal, MD, Rachel Forman, MD, Paola Martinez, MD
Faculty Disclosures
Sujani Bandela, MD Dr. Bandela has nothing to disclose.
Parneet Kaur Grewal, MD Dr. Grewal has nothing to disclose.
Rachel Forman, MD Dr. Forman has nothing to disclose.
Paola Martinez, MD Dr. Martinez has nothing to disclose.