Massachusetts Stroke Systems of Care Workgroup

Co-Chair: Stroke Receiving Center
Lester Y. Leung, MD, MSc (Tufts Medical Center & MetroWest Medical Center)
Co-Chair: Stroke Referring Center
Brian Patel, MD (Sturdy Memorial Hospital)
Co-Chair: EMS
Tina Dixson (Executive Director, Central Mass EMS Corp)

Systems of Care Quarterly Discussion 

Join us for our quarterly discussions to hear updates and model sharing from across the state. Reach out to for more information.

Stroke Continuing Education Initiative

Purpose: Create a repository of 10-minute, general, non-technical talks on key topics that advance the mission of building and refining organized stroke systems of care in Massachusetts that can be used for continuing (interprofessional) education (e.g. physician staff meetings, annual nursing education, EMS annual refreshers, etc.) and advocacy (e.g. policymakers, executives, general public).

Presentation: Interpreting the results from RACECAT does this apply here?

Volunteer Speaker: Lester Leung, MD, MSc (Tufts & MetroWest)

Presentation: 2022 ICH Guidelines

Volunteer Speaker: Joshua Goldstein, MD, PhD (Massachusetts General Hospital)

Presentation: Stroke Imaging Treatment Selection

Volunteer Speaker: Michael Lev, MD (Massachusetts General Hospital)