About the Event
This installment of Neurology Grand Rounds features Louise D. McCullough, M.D., Ph.D., presenting “Women and Stroke: The Importance of Age and Sex in Translational Stroke Research.” McCullough is professor and chair in the Department of Neurology at McGovern Medical School.
Email Michele Davis for the Zoom information.
By the end of this event series, the audience participant should be able to:
- Identify sex differences in stroke and how they increase mortality and morbidity in women.
- Explain how age can affect stroke outcomes and how to model these in the laboratory.
- Recognize periods of high risk for women and signs/symptoms of stroke.
- Primary: Neurologists, neuroscientists, nurses, residents, medical students
- Secondary: Other health care professionals
This activity has been designed to promote some of the following desired physician attributes and competencies:
- ACGME: Patient Care and Procedural Skills, Medical Knowledge, Practice-based Learning and Improvement, Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Professionalism, and Systems-based Practice
- IOM: Provide patient-centered care, Work in interdisciplinary teams, Employ evidence-based practice, Apply quality improvement, and Utilize informatics
- IECC: Values/Ethics for Interprofessional Practice, Roles/Responsibility, Interprofessional Communication, Teams and Teamwork
McCullough, speaker for this educational activity, has no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.
William Schwartz, M.D.; Steve Roach, M.D.; Kent Ellington, M.D.; Mayur Patel, M.D.; Michele Davis; and Jason Camarillo, planners of this educational activity, have no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.
The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School designates this internet live course for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.