Marcus Neuroscience Institute
Classes, Events & Support Groups
In recognition of National Stroke Awareness Month, the Stroke Team at Boca
Raton Regional Hospital’s Marcus Neuroscience Institute will host
a number of educational events. Learn more about community resources and
speak with certified and licensed healthcare professionals about stroke-related topics.
Stroke Risk Assessment
Stroke Risk Assessments will be held on Tuesday, May 14, from 9:00am to
1:00pm at the Marcus Neuroscience Institute lobby. Screenings include
an assessment questionnaire, BMI, blood pressure and glucose readings.
Call 561.95.LEARN (955.3276) to book an appointment. Space is limited
and reservations are required.
Employee Outreach Table
During our Hospital Week celebration on Wednesday, May 15, from 11:00am
to 1:00pm information will be available by the pond.
South Florida Systems of Care Symposium
(Healthcare Professionals Involved in Stroke Care Only)
The Symposium will be held on Friday, May 17, from 12:00pm to 6:00pm at
the Dawson Theater. Topics include; rapid recognition of stroke and appropriate
transport to the most appropriate facility, challenges for hyper acute,
acute and post-acute management of stroke patient care; and the future
of stroke care in Florida. RSVP by calling 561.955.4088.
Stroke Support Group - Common Bond
A Common Bond
The Stroke Center at Boca Raton Regional Hospital offers education and
supportive information for those who have experienced a stroke, or stroke-like
symptoms, as well as for their caregivers.
Join us monthly to learn more about community resources and listen to
certified and/or licensed healthcare professionals discuss such stroke-related
topics as side effects, recovery, diet, exercise and modifiable risk factors.
Wednesday, May 29
Lynn Women’s Health & Wellness Institute, 690 Meadows Road,
Boca Raton, FL 33486
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Advancing the Boundaries of Stroke Prevention and Treatment
Brian Snelling, MD, Director of Cerebrovascular, Neurosurgery and Stroke
and the Medical Director of the Marilyn & Stanley Barry Center for
Cerebrovascular Disease and Stroke. He is a dual-trained neurosurgeon,
specializing in the surgical and endovascular treatment of aneurysms,
AVMs, stroke, vascular diseases of the brain and spine.
Call 561.955.4282 by Monday, May 27th.
Leave a message with your name, phone number and total attendees. Space
is limited and reservations are required.
Light refreshments will be served. Free valet parking is available.
Preoperative Spine Education
The Marcus Neuroscience Institute’s Preoperative Spine Education
program held every Tuesday from 5:00pm to 6:30pm is designed to:
- Prepare for your upcoming spine surgery and hospital stay
- Explore your pain management options
- Improve your self-management after surgery
- Help you with your discharge planning
Marcus Neuroscience Institute - First Floor Conference Room
800 Meadows Road, Boca Raton, FL 33486
Call Sanya Arscott, RN, BSN at 561.955.5704 or email email@example.com.