Stroke Awareness Event

Event date
Event time
13:00 - 17:00
Tinbergen Building
South Parks Road
Event type
Open days
Event cost
Disabled access?
Booking required
Not required

On Wednesday 25th November members of the Cognitive Neuropsychology Centre have teamed up with the Stroke Association to arrange a Stroke Awareness Event.

The event will start with a series of short (10 minute) talks, given by the Stroke Association and researchers working on stroke related topics (13:00 to 15:00). This will be followed by stands run by local organisations and clubs, blood pressure testing, research demonstrations and poster presentations (15:00 to 17:00).

Everyone is welcome to attend, so please come and join us!

Overview of talks:
Prof. Glyn Humphreys: Introduction
Mr. Adrian Bodimeade (Stroke Association Ambassador): Stroke
Prof. Glyn Humphreys: Social Assessment
Dr. Nele Demeyere: Cognitive Assessment
Dr. Charlie Stagg: Motor Rehabilitation
Prof. Kate Watkins: Aphasia Rehabilitation
Mr. Richard Raynor: One Life: My Experience of Stroke
Ms. Harriet Hammond (Communication Support Coordinator): Stroke Services