Baptist Health Care Hosts Annual Stroke Symposium Aug. 4

Baptist Health Care will host its annual Stroke Symposium on Wednesday, Aug. 4, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. This year’s symposium is sponsored by Penumbra, Inc. and will be an interactive virtual event.

The full-day program is designed for pre-hospital, acute care and long-term care professionals and students who desire to enhance their knowledge and learn how to provide innovative, evidence-based clinical care to stroke patients. Those interested in attending can register at no cost at

The online symposium offers presentations from experts in the field and the opportunity for participants to connect with peers and vendors using cutting-edge, interactive software. Continuing education credits are available for most presentations. Baptist Hospital CE Broker provider number 50-183 is currently pending approval for this program for the following for continuing education hours: physicians, nurses, respiratory therapists, clinical social workers, mental health counselors, physical therapists, occupational therapists, EMT/paramedics, radiological technologists and athletic trainers.

Penumbra, Inc. is a California-based global health care company focused on innovative therapies that address cardiac and neurological medical conditions.

Sponsorships are still available. For more information about sponsoring this event, contact Lydia Toenes at For more information about the event, visit or call 850.469.2086.