Target audience: 

Allied Health Care Professionals

Learning objectives: 

Dr. Sumaiya Khondker

Topic: Thrombophilia and Its Role in Ischemic Strokes



  1. Discuss the mechanism of hypercoagulability or blood clot formation
  2. Discuss the challenges in diagnosing thrombophilia and recognizing its role in acute thrombosis
  3. Discuss challenges in ordering appropriate tests for diagnosis and limitations due to cost


Dr. Syed Jafri

Topic:  Introduction to Narrative Medicine



  1. Review the brief history of the field of narrative medicine
  2. Review overarching principles and methods of narrative medicine
  3. Offer a focused view of narrative medicine vis-a-vis neurology as a specialty
Faculty & credentials: 

Presenter:  Drs. Khondker and Jafri, MD


All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose.


Nicole Turk
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 955-0681

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Session date: 
Friday, May 31, 2019 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Medical College of WI
8701 Watertown Plank Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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