4TH National advanced stroke care conference – (6 RCP Credits applied for)

Dear stroke trainees
Please block the date for above training event at Newcastle.
In the morning session, we intend to come up with guidance on investigation for detection of PAF and then thrombectomy followed by DOAC
Registration is free and let me know if you are able to attend for logistic reasons

Anand Dixit
Stroke clinical advisory committee member , BASP
Stroke service lead,
Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Hyperacute stroke research lead Northeast
Trainee programme director, regional speciality advisor, stroke medicine, HENE

23 June 2017

9 am to 5pm

Hilton Hotel,Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne

Mercer's Stroke Imaging Course

Mercer’s Institute for Successful Ageing and the Centre for Advanced Medical Imaging in St. James’s Hospital, Dublin are hosting a stroke imaging course on Friday 16th and Saturday 17th June 2017 in Dublin (please see attached advertisement).

All BASP members are invited to attend. The course will be delivered by consultant stroke physicians, neuroradiologists and neurologists in the Mercer Institute, Europe’s largest ageing centre.

The course fee is €150, which includes an iOS-based electronic textbook and lunch. CPD approval is 8 external credits.

Booking and enquiries can be sent to

16 June 2017

2-day course

St James' Hospital, Dublin


The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow

The 2017 date for our stroke conference confirmed.


It will be 20 September 2017 – full details and programme can be found here:

20 September 2017

0830 - 1645


Hands on Stroke Imaging Course for BASP Trainees

For those who may be interested please see attached programme for a course on acute stroke imaging course primarily aimed for stroke physicians with individual workstations and emphasis on vascular imaging 16/06/2017 at St.George’s, London

16 June 2017

St Georges University London

7th Essential Stroke Imaging Course

7th Essential Stroke Imaging Course
Organiser: Kumar Das (Consultant Neuroradiologist)
Intensive 1 day course aimed at Clinicians and Trainees, covering the
essential aspects of stroke imaging and image interpretation. 6 Cat 1 CPD.
Topics include: MRI/MR Perfusion/Diffusion, MRA/CTA Angiogram,
CT/CT Perfusion, How to interpret MRI/CT, Paediatric Stroke, Extensive case
studies sessions. Rated Good/Excellent by 95% of attendees.
Cost: £150. Places limited.
Contact: Sam Pickup (Admin) telephone: 0151 709 9125


1 July 2017

Liverpool Medical Institute

14th Congress of the European Forum for Research into Rehabilitation (EFRR)

You are invited to the 14th Congress of the European Forum for Research into Rehabilitation in Glasgow from 24 to 27 May 2017.



24 May 2017

3 day event

Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK

Neuroradiology Workshop for Stroke Physicians

This is an interactive case based Neuro Imaging  course, the first of its kind for Stroke Physicians, whereby each delegate will have their own radiology workstation and be taught by neuroradiologists on how to interpret stroke imaging. There will also be a session on intra-arterial thrombectomy.


4 October 2017

Hilton Hotel, Canary Wharf, Londoin

(ESC) 2017, 24 – 26 May 2017 in Berlin, Germany.

Dear colleagues and friends of the ESC,

on behalf of the programme committee, it is our pleasure to give you an update on the programme for the 26th European Stroke Conference 2017 in Berlin.

24 May 2017

Three days

MARITIM Hotel Berlin l Germany

Northern Ireland Stroke Conference

Join us to learn the latest research and service developments in stroke care

13 June 2017

All day

Crowne Plaza
Shaws Bridge

UK Stroke Forum

12th UK Stroke Forum Conference

The UK’s largest multi-disciplinary conference for stroke care professionals

28 November 2017

3 Days

ACC Liverpool

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