29 October 2021, 14.00-16.00 CEST
A Joint Symposium

Chairs: Caterina Pistarini MD, Wayne Feng MD,
David Good, MD

Global Estimates for the need of rehabilitation for stroke and WHO’s response
Alexandra Rauch, PhD, MPH;Rehabilitation Programme, World Health Organisation, Geneva, Switzerland


Global State of Stroke Surveillance, Services and Guidelines: Strengths and Gaps
Mayowa Owolabi, MBBS, DrM, FMCP, FAAN, FRCP, FAS: Director, Centre for Genomic and Precision Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria

Preservation, Prevention and Plasticity to Maximise Stroke Outcomes and Reduce Post-stroke Disability
Wayne Feng, MD MS, Duke University School of Medicine, USA

Need of Primary Prevention and Long Term Rehabilitation of Stroke in India and Developing World
Nirmal Surya, DNB, MD,MBBS; President, IFNR Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences, Mumbai, India

Key Findings: Stroke Disability is Preventable and Survivable
Marta Imamura, MD, PhD, Instituto de Medicina Física e Reabilitação (IMRea), Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil

Presentations & Discussion on Friday, 29 October 2021, 2-4 pm CEST
Event is free, but registration is required: