Neuro Frenzy - hosted by the Canadian Association of Neuroscience Nurses
The Canadian Association of Neuroscience Nurses is proud to host our 4th annual "Neuro Frenzy" - a 1-day seminar covering topics from the diverse and complex world of neurosciences including areas of stroke, general neurology, and neurosurgery.
The intended audience is for Nursing professionals but all health care disciplines are invited to participate.
Lunch and coffee breaks are included.
Current Schedule - *Note – Topics/Titles and Presenters may be subject to change*
Presentations will be made online after the event has concluded.
0800-0815 - Welcome - Andrew Kwan
0815-0900 - New and Emerging Technology for the Endovascular Treatment of Intracranial Aneurysms – Dr. Cian O’Kelly
0900-0945 Accurately witnessing a seizure: A critical skill for the neuroscience nurse – Dr. Trevor Steve
0945-1015 Morning Break
1015-1100 DBS and Movement Disorders – Dr. Tejas Sankar
1100-1145 Medical Assistance in Dying - Pam Margold, RN, MN
1235-1320 Endovascular Therapy - The New Standard of Care for Acute Stroke: When and How?- Dr. Hayrapet Kalasyan
1320-1405 TCDs, Vasospasm, Carotid Dopplers – Carol Derksen, RN, RVT
1405-1430 Afternoon Break
1430-1515 Stroke Volunteer Peer Support Program – Gail Elton-Smith, PT
1515-1600 CNS Infections (Meningitis and Encephalitis) – Dr. Dustin Anderson
1600 Wrap up and Door Prizes! - Andrew Kwan
Can I pay in person? I don't want to pay online.
In-person payment and registration (cash or cheque) is available during normal business hours at Room 4H1.02, University of Alberta Hospital (please see Angela Bossert or Andrew Kwan). Mailed registrations will not be accepted. Email confirmations will arrive through Eventbrite.
I have dietary restrictions. Who can I contact?
If you have any dietary restrictions please contact Andrew at email@example.com.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Public transportation is available by LRT and ETS and is also accessible for St. Albert Transit and Sherwood Park Transit. Public Parking at the U of A Hospital is available, but can be expensive. There is limited but more affordable early-bird parking available in the parking structure across the street close to the 112st entrance. If you pay for parking at an AHS or Covenant Health-affiliated facility, consider accessing a reciprocal parking pass (reciprocal parking is on the main level of the East Parkade but is limited).
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Feel free to contact Andrew at 780-407-6093 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Unfortunately registration and tickets are not transferrable. If you have purchased mulitple tickets please inform the organizing committee to the names of those whom will be attending.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
You do not have to bring your ticket to the event. Simply provide your name to the registration desk upon arrival.
I need a receipt and certificate of attendance.
Receipts will be automatically provided through Eventbrite. Certificates of Attendance will be emailed after the event has completed. Please email Andrew at email@example.com if you need the Certificate sooner.
What is the refund policy?
Unfortunately refunds and cancellations are not available.