The Borgess Brain & Spine Institute is offering a special community event on stroke from 9 am to 2 pm, Friday, May 13, at the Lawrence Education Center Auditorium at Borgess Medical Center. Striking Down Stroke will feature presentations on stroke prevention, treatment and recovery. A $10 fee includes a morning snack and lunch.
“Whether you hope to prevent stroke from striking yourself or wish to boost the quality of life for someone living after stroke, Striking Down Stroke will be valuable to you,” said Nan Meyers, RN, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Neuro and Stroke. “We will include talks on new stroke treatments with Borgess Stroke Center physicians and a panel discussion with a group of stroke survivors. We will also have an assortment of stroke-related educational exhibits. Striking Down Stroke is an opportunity to ask questions and share information about stroke.”
To register for Striking Down Stroke, please call (269) 226.8135 or (800) 828.8135, or visit wellness.borgess.com. Information is also available at stroke.borgess.com.