Education Calendar

Workshops and Courses

Update on Stroke Rehabilitation

Date: Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016
Time: 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: Luxe Sunset Boulevard Hotel, 11461 Sunset Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90049

Course Description

Stroke continues to be the leading cause of long-term disability. This course will focus on the latest research and clinical advances impacting the acute management and the rehabilitation of stroke patients, including research in the fields of neuroscience and motor learning. Practical applications and evidence surrounding specific interventions will be discussed. Topics will include management of the patient within the first hour of stroke; management of the critically ill stroke patient in acute care; neuroplasticity, motor learning and current evidence supporting rehabilitation interventions; use of technology; and integration of patient centered care principles to support optimal recovery.

Target Audience  

This educational activity is intended for physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physical, occupational and speech therapists and other clinicians involved in treatment of patients with stroke.

Course brochure to follow

For additional information, contact Cecille Alpasan at 310-423-5243 or alpasanm@cshs.org.

Residency Opportunities

We are currently accepting applications for our residency programs. 

Please refer to the OT Residency for more information. 

Cedars-Sinai is an approval agency for the Physical Therapy Board of California, California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board (PDP Provider Number 151), and the American Occupational Therapy Association.