Stroke Conference

14th Annual Statewide Conference
Extending Evidence-Based Stroke Care to Oklahoma Community Hospitals

Friday, March 4, 2022

Embassy Suites by Hilton Northwest • Grand Ballroom
3233 NW Expressway • Oklahoma City, OK 73112
Discounted hotel room rates available if booked by Feb. 10.

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Target Audience

Radiologists, neuro-radiologists, emergency room physicians, emergency room nurses, critical care nurses, neurological nurses, primary care physicians, neurologists, hospitalists, hospital administrators, emergency medical service providers


  • Scan code at right to register.
  • Register early. Due to social distancing, seating is limited.
  • Attendees required to wear masks throughout entire event.
  • Full live conference is offered at no cost.

CME and Accreditation Information

The Osteopathic Founders Foundation is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. The Osteopathic Founders Foundation designates this program for a maximum of seven (7) AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME credits commensurate with the physician’s participation in this activity. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation Statement: The INTEGRIS Health System is accredited by the Oklahoma State Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement: The INTEGRIS Health System designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 7.00 AMA PRA Catergory1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement: The Presenters/Planners and CME Planning and Review Committee have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. The CME Department has reviewed the speaker’s information and has resolved all conflicts of interest, if applicable.

INTEGRIS Health is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s commission on accreditation. This activity has been provided through INTEGRIS Health for 7.00 contact hours if all sessions are attended.

Full Conference

7:45 a.m.  Registration
8 a.m. Physical Examination of the Acute Stroke Patient
John Barghols, M.D.
8:45 a.m. Treatment decisions for Intracranial
Atherosclerotic Disease
Georgianne Snowden, M.D.
 9:45 a.m. Break
10 a.m. Stroke Systems of Care and Rural Stroke Needs
Karin Olds, M.D.
11 a.m. We’re All Alone Out Here” Emergent Management
of Acute Stroke Patients in Rural Hospitals
Melissa Gupton, D.O.
Noon Break and grab lunch
12:15 p.m. Panel Discussion
John Barghols, M.D. • Chelsea Gilbertson, D.O. •
Melissa Gupton, D.O.
12:55 p.m. Break
1 p.m. The Golden Hour: Optimizing Hyperacute Stroke
Deacon Vice, D.O.
2 p.m. Break
2:10 p.m. Care of the Patient with Acute Ischemic Stroke
(Pre-hospital and Acute Phase of Care):
Update to the 2009 Comprehensive Nursing
Care AHA Scientific Statement
Wendy Dusenbury, DNP, APRN,
3:10 p.m. Questions and Answers
Barghols • Dusenbury • Gilbertson
3:35 p.m. Conference Evaluations