Northeast Professional Education Conferences

Updated:Apr 7,2016

Check back in the fall for the latest information regarding Professional Education Conferences throughout the Northeast region.

American Heart/American Stroke Association Professional Education Mission Statement:
To provide best practice and emerging scientific knowledge to healthcare and science professionals, and resources to translate that knowledge for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease and stroke.

Upcoming Conferences and Web Conferences:

DateConferenceLocation Contact
September 13, 2016Advances in Stroke Care in MaineComing SoonShannon Melluzzo
(781) 373-4581
October 20-21, 2016The NECC 11th Annual SummitNewport Marriott
25 America's Cup Avenue
Newport, RI
Shannon Melluzzo
(781) 373-4581

Did you know: Beginning in October 2012 the Modified Rankin measure became a required field in Get With The Guidelines® - Stroke. Assessors are encouraged but not required to be certified. The Modified Rankin may be performed by any clinical staff member trained to do so.

For more information, to view the FREE training video and/or become certified for a discounted rate (just $20 and recertification $49), please use one of the following links:
Only for New York State healthcare professionals

For healthcare professionals in the northeast (other than New York State)

View speaker's presentations or webinar recordings from past professional educational conferences

Founders Affiliate Research Saves Lives
When we fund the best science-based research projects, we're funding the fight against heart disease and stroke. See (PDF) how the grant money has been allocated throughout the affiliate. Also see Founders Research Facts 2015 (PDF).