How Much Do You Really Know About Strokes?

Stroke Awareness ChatMay is National Stroke Awareness Month, making it the perfect time to brush up on your knowledge of the risks, signs and symptoms associated with stroke. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, someone in the United States dies of a stroke every four minutes. Fortunately, as a Comprehensive Stroke Center, Emory University Hospital is helping lead the way in research efforts that focus on preventing the risk factors that can lead to stroke, as well as new models of stroke care. Emory vascular neurologist Fadi Nahab, MD will be on hand to answer questions such as:

  • What puts someone at risk for a stroke?
  • How can I prevent stroke?
  • How are strokes treated?
  • Why is Emory a great choice for stroke care?

Mitral Valve Disease Chat

Do you know how to recognize stroke symptoms and when to “Act F.A.S.T.“?

Chat Details:

Date: Tuesday, May 20
Time: 12pm – 1pm EST
Chat leader: Dr. Fadi Nahab
Chat Topic: National Stroke Awareness Month

Fadi Nahab, MDDr. Fadi Nahab is the medical director of the Emory Stroke Center at Emory University Hospital and Emory University Hospital Midtown and an expert in stroke care. Sign up now!

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