Registration open for the European Stroke Organisation Conference, Lyon, France

Registration open for the European Stroke Organisation Conference, Lyon, France

For the first time in two years, the European Stroke Conference will be in-person.

You will be able to network face-to-face, spend time with friends and colleagues, and enjoy the highly valuable, state-of-the-art, scientific content at the conference on 4-6 May 2022.

If you cannot make it in person, it will be accessible in a hybrid virtual format. 

Registration is open. Register early to get the best rates. 

Our first Tweetchat launched – #LifeAfterStrokeChat

Our first Tweetchat launched – #LifeAfterStrokeChat

We will be hosting our first live Tweetchat on 21 February at 13.00 CET.

We will be discussing – along with our special guests from across Europe – the importance of Life After Stroke for stroke survivors, families, practitioners and the wider community.

Join the conversation by searching the hashtag #LifeAfterStrokeChat and follow us on Twitter @StrokeEurope

Life after stroke often gets forgotten when it should be a key focus for a stroke survivor’s recovery. This discussion will help us shine a spotlight on life after stroke, how we can make it a priority and improve life after stroke care.’

Professor Avril Drummond, special host #LifeAfterStrokeChat

For more information on our Life After Stroke events bit.ly/3KmsUWu

Speaker announcement – Professor Fiona Jones: The added value of self-management

Speaker announcement – Professor Fiona Jones: The added value of self-management

Join Professor Fiona Jones, one of three speakers at our first plenary on 11 March.

Fiona will share new ways of thinking about and building the evidence base on self-management using examples from research and clinical practice. The session will inspire participants to consider the potential of self-management support to deliver outcomes that matter most to people living with stroke.

The session will include a mix of presentations from eminent speakers and contributions from stroke survivors from across Europe.

Listen to Professor Fiona Jones talk about the importance of self-management and stroke and why you should join her at the first Life After Stroke plenary session on 11 March, 10.00-11.30 CET.

Find out more and book your place free bit.ly/33vv8lG

 

 

Speakers for the next European Life After Stroke series event confirmed

Speakers for the next European Life After Stroke series event confirmed

Professor Fiona Jones (England), Dr Lisa Kidd (Scotland) along with Professor Hanne Palleson and Mette Brandi (Denmark) will be sharing their research and insights on self-management. They will be joined by stroke survivor Scott Ballard-Ridley at our morning plenary session at our Life After Stroke event on 11 March 2022, 10.00 – 11.30 CET.

Understand the building blocks for how practitioners can develop good relationships with people with stroke.

Dr Lisa Kidd

Professor Jean-Marie Annoni (Switzerland) will be joined by stroke survivors for second plenary (15.00-16.30 CET), which focuses on overcoming communication barriers with stroke. They will share experiences and show that even without aphasia, communication failures are common and can result in confusion and distress.

We will discuss real life experiences of how families, friends and networks can adapt communication after stroke.

Professor Jean-Marie Annoni

 Register for your free place at bit.ly/33vv8lG