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Buffalo, NY 14203

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EMS Program:
Emergent Care of STEMI and Stroke

Saving Lives Everyday

Research demonstrates that accurate diagnosis and rapid medical attention greatly improves patient outcomes for stroke and STEMI patients. This begins with EMS and hospital emergency care, and continues through hospitalization to post-hospital care.

The Gates Vascular Institute is proud to sponsor this program for EMS providers to strengthen skills of rapid recognition, assessment, transport, communication with the ED, triage of acute stroke and STEMI patients.

Guest Speakers:

Dr Vijay Iyer, MD, PhD
Interventional Cardiologist
Buffalo General Medical Center/ Gates Vascular Institute

Dr Kenneth Snyder, MD, PhD
Buffalo General Medical Center/ Gates Vascular Institute
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery, Radiology and Neurology, S.U.N.Y. Buffalo

Aimee DeGaetano
Medtronic Neurovascular, AIS Stroke Therapy/Neurovascular Stroke Specialist


•  Discuss essential elements of communication between EMS and Hospital for both STEMI and Stroke
•  Discuss a collaborative care model
•  Describe innovative treatment of STEMI
•  Describe the newest innovations for treating acute stroke
•  Demonstrate endovascular surgical techniques for treatment of stroke

RSVP by November 1, 2016 - Dinner to be served promptly at 6:00PM

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