The NorthEast Cerebrovascular Consortium

Dedicated to Improving Stroke Systems of Care Across the Northeast

 

The NorthEast Cerebrovascular Consortium (NECC)

Dedicated to Improving Stroke Systems of Care Across the Northeast

   

2017 Summit Poster Presentations

   
Jennifer Sposito, MSN, RN - UConn John Dempsey Hospital, CT
Annie Worshoufsky, MSN, RN, CEN - UConn John Dempsey Hospital, CT
 
Jennifer Sposito, MSN, RN - University of Hartford, CT
Amy Zipf, MSN, RN - University of Hartford, CT
Mohammad Almutairi, MSN, RN - University of Hartford, CT
Fahad Alhowaymel, MSN, RN - University of Hartford, CT
 
Vicki Look, MPH - New York State Department of Health, NY
Ian Brissette, PhD - New York State Department of Health, NY 
Tatiana Ledneva, MS - New York State Department of Health, NY
Tara M. Cope, MS - New York State Department of Health, NY
 
Tricia Desrocher, PT, MS, CSRS - Northeast Rehabilitation Hospital Network, NH
Joannae Morello, PT, DPT, CSRS - Northeast Rehabilitation Hospital Network, NH
 
Kristen Hickey, MSN, RN - Midstate Medical Center, ME
Melissa Dibble, MSN, RN-BC, CAPA - Midstate Medical Center, ME
Carol M. DeGennaro, DNP, RN-BC, CEN - Midstate Medical Center, ME
 
Florence Chukwuneke, MSN, APN, CNRN - Stroke Coordinator, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital New Brunswick; President - Elect, NJSCC, NJ
Geri Sanfillippo, MSN, RN, SCRN - Stroke Coordinator, Capital Health, NJ
Jacqueline Dwyer, MSN, RN, CNRN - Stroke Program Manager, Jersey Shore Medical Center, NJ
Varsha Singh, MSN, APN- President, NJSCC, NJ
Ellen Ciaccirelli, MSN, RN, APN - Stroke Coordinator, Centrastate Medical Center, NJ
  
James Boozan, MICP - Capital Health, NJ
Bernard Szeneitas - Capital Health, NJ
Nathalie Gofman, PharmD - Capital Health, NJ
Michael Stiefel, PhD, MD - Capital Health, NJ
 
Mary Hunt Johnson, BSN, RN, OCN - Director of Community Health, Mount Auburn Hopsital, MA
Marie McCune, BSE, RN, SCRN, CCM - Stroke Coordinator, Mount Auburn Hospital, MA
  
Christina Swanberry, BSN, RN, CCRN-K, SCRN - Concord Hospital, NH
Lezli Clark, RN, BSN, CEN, CPEN - Concord Hospital, NH
Aimee Valeras, PhD, LICSW - Concord Hospital, NH
  
Karen Schaefer, MSN, APRN, AGCNS-BS - The Miriam Hospital, RI 
  
Soraya M. Sanchez-Molero, MD - Capital Health, NJ
James Boozan, MICP - Capital Health, NJ
Micahel Stiefel, PhD, MD - Capital Health, NJ

Call For Poster Abstracts!

2017 Accepted Poster Presentations

Three-Tier Stroke Activations at a Primary Stroke Center: A Quality Improvement Initiative

Christina Swanberry, BSN, RN, CCRN-K, SCRN, Lezli Clark, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN, Aime Valeras, PhD, LICSW

 

New Jersey Stroke Coordinators Consortium (NJSCC) Survey: Analysis of Acute Stroke Care in NJ

Florence Chukwuneke APN, Geri Sanfillipo, MSN, Jackie Dwyer MSN, Ellen Ciacciarelli APN, Varsha Signh, APN

 

The NECC planning committee would like to thank you for your interest in the Poster Presentation Session that will take place during NECC's 12th Annual Summit. Poster abstracts will be reviewed for acceptance for poster presentations at the summit.

 

The Poster Presentation Session will showcase projects, activities or current research within the seven priority areas of the recommended stroke systems of care model that include:

  1. Primordial & Primary Prevention
  2. Community Education
  3. Notification & Response
  4. Acute Treatment for Stroke
  5. Subacute and Secondary Prevention for Stroke
  6. Rehabilitation
  7. Continuous Quality Improvement Initiatives

 

Please review the following documents regarding the instructions for abstract submissions and accepted poster presentations.


Instructions for Submitting an Abstract

  • Deadline for abstract submission is Friday, July 14, 2017
  • Applicants will receive notification upon receipt of submitted abstracts. Notifications are sent weekly on Tuesdays.
  • Abstract submissions will be reviewed by The NECC Planning Committee and notifications will be sent to all applicants in August.
  • Expenses associated with the submission and presentation of an abstract are the responsibility of the presenter.
  • Presenting/submitting authors must register and pay for attendance at the conference.
  • Abstracts selected will be published on The NECC website www.thenecc.org.


Please follow the steps outlined below to submit an abstract
When you are ready to submit your abstract please click on the following link

and complete the required form: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2017PosterSubmission

 

Abstract Submission Guidelines

  • Limit of 2 abstract submissions per organization/agency.
  • Abstracts are limited to 2,750 characters, not including spaces, title and authors for the following sections. It is recommended that you create your abstract in a word document to ensure you are within the character limit.
  • On the submission form you will be asked demographic information and then you can enter in your abstract.
  • The following sections are required when you submit your abstract.
    • Project Title
    • Corresponding Author
    • Purpose/Background
    • Objectives
    • Design/Methods – All statistical methods should be described, including statistical tests utilized to determine the significance of the results.
    • Results
    • Conclusion/Implications for Practice
Please direct any questions about your poster abstract to necc@heart.org.

Abstract Submission Instructions: Instructions on how to prepare your abstract for submission.

NECC Poster Submission FAQ

Accepted Poster Instructions: Instructions on preparing your accepted abstract for the Poster Session.