Nurses and AHP Staff Invited to Local Symposium at ESOC Gothenburg

Fundamentals of Stroke Care

Friday, 18 May 2018, 14:15 – 15:30 (Hall E1 + 2)

The ESOC 2018 Allied Health Care Subcommittee has organised this Symposium as a joint meeting with ESO’s Angels Initiative, aimed at (primarily local) Nursing and AHP staff. Conference registration is not required to participate in this free symposium.
A reception afterwards and networking opportunities for delegates will be provided.

International experts will share approaches to Acute Stroke Triage and Treatment, Neurological/Physiological Monitoring; Swallowing screening, assessment and management; Preventing complications, Preventing and treating mood problems

Convenor:    Dame Caroline Watkins, Professor of Stroke and Older People‘s Care,
University of Central Lancashire, UK

  • Acute stroke triage & treatment, Sandy Middleton (Australia)
  • Neurological/Physiological Monitoring, Bent Indredavik (Norway)
  • Swallowing screening, assessment & management, Michaela Trapl (Austria)
  • Preventing complications, Peter Langhorne (UK)
  • Identifying, preventing & treating mood problems, Jannecke de Man (The Netherlands)
  • Nursing care in thrombolysis, Gert Messchendorp (The Netherlands)



While there is no cost to attend this symposium, pre-registration is required to ensure access to the venue. Please send an email to to reserve your place in the symposium as soon as possible.

Supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Boehringer Ingelheim