Northern Illinois Chapter of the Association of Rehabilitation Nurses

Different Strokes for Different Folks: a Multidisciplinary Approach to Post Stroke Rehabilitation

Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital
26W171 Roosevelt Rd
Wheaton, IL 60187

Friday, April 20, 2018 at 8:00am CT - 4:30pm CT
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Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital
26W171 Roosevelt Rd
Wheaton, IL 60187



Sessions with: Nurses, Physicians, Therapists, Stroke Survivors, and Vendors

CE Credits

This event offers 6.0 CEU credits to attendees.
CE accredited by This activity has been submitted to the Ohio Nurses Association for approval to award 6 contact hours. The Ohio Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91).

Additional Information

Conference Agenda:

  • 8:00am to 8:30am: Registration, vendors, and light continental breakfast
  • 8:30am to 10:00am: Stroke Management:  Drs. Conners and Kasi (Rush)
  • 10:00am to 10:30am: Vendor time and break with snacks
  • 10:30am to 12pm: Spasticity Management: Dr. Roy Adair (Advocate Christ Medical Center)
  • 12:00pm to 12:45pm: Lunch and vendor time
  • 12:45pm to 2:15pm  Promoting Neuroplasticity Through Robotic Technology: Melissa Burns PT, DPT, NCS; Casandra Anderson PT, DPT; and Sarah Herron MOT,OTR/L (Marianjoy)
  • 2:30pm to 3:30pm: Honesty and Empathy: The Art of Communication: Deborah Lynch RN, APN (Rush)
  • 3:30pm to 4:00pm: Patient Experience: Marrietta Sorensen
  • 4:00pm to 4:30pm: Optional: tour of Tellabs Center for Neurorehabilitation and Neuroplasticity Center)