Wednesday, January 13, 2021
COVID-19: Neurological Aspects &
Global Impact on Stroke Care
The direct and indirect effects of COVID-19 infection in the human body result in widespread neurological manifestations. In the first part of this webinar, Dr. Nirav Bhatt, Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Emory University School of Medicine, will discuss the neurological complications from COVID-19 infection, their pathogenesis and possible treatments.
Moreover, the pandemic has led to unprecedented changes in the way acute neurological care is delivered in the US. In the second part of the talk, Dr. Raul Nogueira, Director of Neuroendovascular Service at the Grady Memorial Hospital Marcus Stroke & Neuroscience Center, will discuss some of the direct and indirect effects of the pandemic on healthcare delivery in the US and global perspectives, with special focus on acute neurological care.
Nirav R. Bhatt, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, Marcus Stroke and Neuroscience Center at Grady Memorial Hospital/Emory University School of Medicine,
|Raul G. Nogueira, MD, Professor, Department of Neurology and Radiology, Emory University School of Medicine; Director of Neuroendovascular Service, Marcus Stroke & Neuroscience Center, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA|
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