Jun 8 2019
Jun 8 2019: 9:00am–12:30pm

Rhode Island Aphasia and Stroke Conference

Brain and Spine

Rhode Island's Premiere Aphasia and Stroke Conference will take place on Saturday, June 8 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in observance of National Aphasia Awareness Month in June.

This is a free conference open to individuals, caregivers, and health care professionals. A complimentary breakfast and refreshments will be provided.

Guest Speakers

Claudia Wheeler, DO, medical director at Lifespan Physician Group Physical Medicine
"Putting Words Into Actions: The Role of the Physiatrist in Aphasia Care"

Lucia Watson, MS, CCC-SLP, speech language pathologist at Speech Works RI
"The Communication Toolbox"

Briana Bigelli, MS, CCS-SLP, speech language pathologist, Rhode Island Hospital
"Life Art Therapy"

Stephen Deltatto, Silver Lining Technologies

Michael Obel-Omia will present a poetry reading.


Registration is required by Friday, May 31. Limited space will be available for this event.

Please contact Denise at 401-465-9365 or email dklstroke@gmail.com to register. 

More Information

For additional details please visit facebook.com/justaskrodeisland.

CME/CEU for EMS will be available.