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Burke Neurological Institute McDowell Symposium

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Hope for Stroke

Every 40 seconds someone has a stroke. Join us and learn more.

We welcome stroke survivors, caregivers, clinicians, physicians, scientists, and the general public to be our guest while an all-star panel of women in neurology from notable institutions including Yale, Johns Hopkins, UPenn, Brown and of course, the Burke Neurological Institute present on Hope for Stroke.

Program-at-a-Glance

Speakers

Host
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Winifred Masterson Burke Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience 
Associate Dean (affiliate), Weill Cornell Medicine
Executive Director, Burke Neurological Institute
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Academic Chief, Stroke and Vascular Neurology
Director, Basic and Translational Cerebrovascular Research Program
Associate Professor, Neurology at Yale University 
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Professor and Chair, Neurology at Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University
Neurologist-in-Chief, Rhode Island Hospital
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Professor and Chair, Roy M. and Phyllis Gough Huffington
Distinguished Chair, McGovern Medical School, UTHealth
Chief of Neurology, Memorial Herman Hospital – Texas Medical Center
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Professor of Neurology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and in Cognitive Science
Executive Vice Chair, Department of Neurology
Director, Cerebrovascular Division
Director, Center for Excellence in Stroke Detection and Treatment
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
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Professor, Neurology & Pediatrics Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Professor of Neurology and Attending Neurologist
Director, Pediatric Stroke Program Department of Neurology
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
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Director, Neuroregeneration and Stem Cells, Institute for Cell Engineering
Professor of Neurology, Neuroscience and Physiology, Department of Neuroscience
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
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Professor of Neuroscience, Neurology and Neuroscience, Weill Cornell Medicine
Director, Preclinical Stroke Modeling Laboratory, Burke Neurological institute
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Assistant Professor of Neurology, Weill Cornell Medicine
Director, Human Motor Recovery Laboratory, Burke Neurological Institute

Awardees

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Distinguished Professor of Neurology, Geffen School of Medicine
Susan and David Wilstein Endowed Chair in Medicine and in Rehabilitation Medicine
Director, Neurologic Rehabilitation and Research Program
Co-Director, Stroke Center
University of California Los Angeles
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Chairman of the Board
Burke Neurological Institute
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Vladimir Horowitz and Wanda Toscanini Horowitz Distinguished Professor in Neuroscience and Biochemistry
Chairman, Department of Cell Biology and Biochemistry
Weill Cornell Medicine

Dr. McDowell - Founder

Fletcher McDowell, M.D., established Burke Neurological Institute, formerly Burke Medical Research Institute, in 1978 as one of the nation’s preeminent, independent research organizations focused on furthering scientific research in the area of rehabilitation for neurological disabilities induced by stroke, spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease. His decades of service led to the pioneering of novel rehabilitation therapies and development of innovative clinical programs and clinics. 

Registration

When

Friday, May 17, 2019 - 8:30am to 4:00pm

Where

Burke Neurological Institute
785 Mamaroneck Avenue
White Plains, NY 10605
United States
Conference Room: 
Billings Building #4, Rosedale Conference Room

More Information

Christine E. Hughes

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