Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Department of Neurology, Grand Rounds, will be Presented Virtually by Scott E. Kasner MD, MSCE, Chief, Division of Vascular Neurology, Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Wednesday, May 13th, 2020

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
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Please join us for:

“Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO) and Cryptogenic Stroke: New Guidelines, New Directions”

Dr. Scott Kasner

Scott E. Kasner MD, MSCE

Ruth M. & Tristram C. Colket Jr. President’s Distinguished Professor of Neurology
Chief, Division of Vascular Neurology, Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania
Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs
Director of The Joint Commission-certified Comprehensive Stroke Center

Dr. Scott E. Kasner received his M.D. from Yale University and a Master’s of Science in Clinical Epidemiology from the University of Pennsylvania. He trained in Neurology at the University of Pennsylvania, and then in Stroke and Neurocritical Care at the University of Texas at Houston.  He joined the faculty at the University of Pennsylvania in 1997 and is currently the Ruth M. & Tristram C. Colket Jr. President’s Distinguished Professor of Neurology, Chief of the Division of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease, Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, and Director of The Joint Commission-certified Comprehensive Stroke Center. He is a Fellow of the American Heart Association and was a longstanding member of its Stroke Council Leadership Committee.  He chaired the AHA’s Stroke Oversight Committee and the Early Career Investigator committee. He was awarded the 2000 Michael Pessin Stroke Leadership Award by the American Academy of Neurology and the 2012 Stroke Council Award by the American Heart Association.  Dr. Kasner has had leadership roles in many trials of novel interventions for acute stroke treatment, prevention, and recovery. He has authored over 300 publications, and he edited 2 textbooks focused on evidence-based stroke care.  Dr. Kasner has been extolled as a teacher and mentor, with several teaching awards spanning his career.

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