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Chronic Care Subcommittee

2018 Stroke Survivors and Caregivers Conference 

The Texas Council on Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke will host their Annual Stroke Survivors and Caregivers Conference on Friday, November 2, in Duncanville, TX. The goal of the conference is to increase awareness and educate stroke survivors and caregivers on social and systems resources available to them within the stroke system of care in the Dallas Metropolitan area.  

Subcommittee Contact:  Floristene Johnson, MS, RDN, LD,

Member, Texas Council on Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke

Floristene1@sbcglobal.net     

2017 Stroke Survivors and Caregivers Conference

The Texas Council on Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke hosted their Annual Stroke Survivors and Caregivers Conference on Friday, October 6, in Live Oak. The goal of the conference is to increase awareness and educate stroke survivors and caregivers on social and systems resources available to them within the stroke system of care.  

Dr. Ronald Stewart, Chair of the Department of Surgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio offered the keynote. 

The agenda and presentations from the conference are available below.  

Conference Agenda 

Conference Presentations
1. Keynote
2. Telespeech Therapy (Coming Soon) 
3. The Tell Tale Sign of Caregivers Stress
4. International Dysphagia Diet Standardization Initiative 
5. Navigating Medicare Post Stroke 
6. National Stroke Association


   

Last updated December 14, 2018