2015 Speaker Presentations Click on the presentation name to download a copy.  powered by Update on the REGARDS Study George Howard, DrPH Is the Stroke Belt Changing? Mary George, MD, MSPH Update on the Stroke in Hispanics Darin Zahuranec, MD, MS How Will  ICD-10 Impact Stroke Care Robert Suter, DO Update on Endovascular Treatment Studies for AIS Robin Novakovic, MD Limitations of Endovascular Therapies in AIS Neil Rutledge, MD, FACR Use of EMS to Improve Triage of Stroke Patients Evan Allen, MD, MBA Novel Approaches for Patient Triage Sarah Nafziger, MD, FACEP Update on Stroke Center Certification Programs MJ Hampel, MPH, MBA Using Mobile CT to Improve Stroke Care Priyank Khandelwal, MBBS How to Market your Stroke Hospital to EMS Joe E. Acker III, EMT-P,MPH Blood Pressure Control in ICH Mark Alberts, MD, FAHA Understanding the new IV TPA Labeling Michael Wilder, MD Which DOAC for Which Patient? Mark Alberts, MD, FAHA Overcoming Resistance to Using DOACs Renato Lopes, MD, MHS, PhD Update on Reversal Agents for DOACs Scott Kaatz, DO, MSc, FACP, FHM Friday, September 25, 2015 Saturday, September 26, 2015 KEY NOTE: 20 Years of the SBC and the Brain Attack Coalition in Perspective Michael Walker, MD Reimbursement for Stroke Care Now and in the Future-How ACOs May Impact Stroke Care Debbie Hill, MSN The Role of Advanced Practice Nurses in Providing Stroke Care in the Stroke Belt Desiree Metzger, MSN, ARNP-C, Patricia Lane, MBA, SCRN and Cassandra Lewis, RN Recognition and Treatment of Pseudobulbar Affect After Stroke John Volpi, MD Rehabilitation of Stroke in the Stroke Belt-Future Challenges Pamela Duncan, PhD NSA Update Matt Lopez Alabama Virginia Howard, PhD Florida Lynn Stevens, RN, BSN, CEN, MHA Kentucky Kari Moore, RN, BSN North Carolina Doyle "Skip" Cummings, Pharm.D. South Carolina Khosrow Heidari Texas J. Neal Rutledge, MD, FACR Virginia Patricia Lane, Patricia Lane, MBA, SCRN 20th Annual Stroke Belt Consortium: What We Learned and New Projects for 2015-2016