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February 22 KSS Stroke Update 2014 held at Kim Koo Museum & Library in Seoul
- Review on major research outcomes publicized in 2013
March 27 Stroke Awareness Promotion Campaign jointly hosted with Seoul SK Knights, a professional basketball team, at Seoul Student Gymnasium
April 16 KSS April Meeting held at Gangnam Severance Hospital
- Vascular Image on FLAIR and GRE / Intervention in Progressive Stroke
May 17 KSS Spring Academic Conference held at The K Seoul Hotel
June 17 Signing Ceremony for ‘Time is Brain’ Campaign held
- Signing ceremony and ceremonial first pitch by KSS Chairman
- Professional players’ donation program announced
July 4 KSS-sponsored supporting program for senior citizens who live alone with disabilities caused by stroke
- Presented 200 electronic fans to 200 senior citizens nationwide at Senior Citizens’ Center of Gangnam-gu District Office in Seoul
July 4 Editors’ Workshop held at Seoul National University Hospital Auditorium
- Best Practice in Writing Academic Papers including How to Make Tables and Figures
July 12 KSS-hosted July Continuing Education Course at Gangnam Severance Hospital
- Cerebral Angiography
- New Guideline for Hypertension and Hyperlipidemia
- Transient Ischemic Attack
September 20 KSS-hosted September Continuing Education Course at Gangnam Severance Hospital
- Hemorrhagic Stroke
- Vascular Cognitive Impairment
- Systemic disease and Stroke
October 1~31 ‘Stroke Prevention Week’ celebrated
- Offered lectures on stroke prevention at 59 hospitals nationwide
- Circulated KSS newsletter
November 6~8 International Conference on ‘Stroke Update 2014’ held at Jeju Shilla Hotel
November 22 Joint Symposium by KSS Headquarter and KSS Honam Section held at Chosun University Hospital
- Medical Treatment of Cardioembolic Stroke
- Uncommon Causes of Stroke
February 23 KSS Stroke Update 2013 held at Kim Koo Museum & Library in Seoul
- Review on major research outcomes publicized in 2012
April 6 KSS-hosted April Continuing Education Course at Seoul Municipal Boramae Hospital
- Stroke Mechanism and Classification
- Antithrombotics-Related Hemorrhage
- Stroke Symptomatology
May 11 KSS Spring Academic Conference held at Songdo Convensia
July 3 KSS July Meeting held at Children’s Hospital of Seoul National University Hospital
- Abdominal Obesity & Stroke
July 12 Editors’ Workshop held at Cancer Center of Samsung Medical Center in Seoul
- Writing a Good Academic Paper
September 28 KSS-hosted September Continuing Education Course at St. Mary’s Hospital
- Neuroimaging I
- Complications of Stroke
- Neuroimaging II
September 28 Policy Symposium held at J. W. Marriot Hotel in Seoul
- Improving the Quality of Stroke Care in Korea
October 1~31 ‘Stroke Prevention Week’ celebrated
- Offered lectures on stroke prevention at 42 hospitals nationwide
- Circulated KSS newsletter
November 23 Joint Symposium by KSS Headquarter and KSS Daejeon & Chungcheong Section held at Chungnam National University Hospital
- Session I: Update on Cardio-Embolic Stroke
- Debate: Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis: Medical or Interventional Treatment?
- Session II: Practical Issues of Antithrombotic Treatment
February 25 KSS Stroke Update 2012 held at Kim Koo Museum & Library in Seoul
- Review on major research outcomes publicized in 2011
April 18 April KSS Meeting held at Children’s Hospital of Seoul National University Hospital
- Hemodynamic Stroke: Clinical and Neuroimaging Aspects
May 11 KSS-hosted May Continuing Education Course at St. Mary’s Hospital
- Consultation Neurology
May 12 KSS Spring Academic Conference held at Sheraton Grand Walkerhill Hotel in Seoul
July 3 Editors’ Workshop held at St. Mary’s Hospital
August 31 Policy Symposium held at Cancer Research Institute of Seoul National University Hospital
- Present and Future of Regional Cardiovascular Center
September 22 KSS-hosted September Continuing Education Course at Seoul Municipal Boramae Hospital
- Acute Management of Stroke
- Thrombolysis in Minor Stroke or TIA with Large-Artery Disease: May It Be Done?
- Thrombolysis in Patients over 80 Years of Age: Go or Stop?
- Stroke Treatment Guidelines: At-a-glance
September 25 Stroke Awareness Promotion Campaign held at Cheong-gye Square in Seoul
- Distributed brochures and offered free clinics by board certified doctors
- Held a photo exhibition on “Time is Brain” and a quiz event to raise a fund
October 1~31 ‘Stroke Prevention Week’ celebrated
- Offered lectures on stroke prevention at 60 hospitals nationwide
- Circulated KSS newsletter
- Raised a fund with donations from KSS members
November 15~17 Joint Symposium by KSS Headquarter and KSS Daegu & Kyungpook Section held at Kyungpook National University Hospital
October 28 ~ 30 International Conference on ‘Stroke Update 2012’ held at Jeju Shilla Hotel
February 26 KSS-hosted February Continuing Education Course at Seoul St.Mary’s Hospital
May 13 KSS-hosted Spring Continuing Education Course at Sheraton Grand Walkerhill Hotel in Seoul
- Nutrition in Stroke-
May 14 KSS Spring Academic Conference at Sheraton Grand Walkerhill Hotel in Seoul
- Cutting Edge in Stroke Risk and Prevention -
August 27 KSS-hosted August Continuing Education Course at Seoul St.Mary’s Hospital
- English Paper Writing
- Diagnosis and Management of Hemorrhagic Stroke
September ~ November Participated in the production of TV public advertisement of cerebrovascular disease prevention (in cooperation with Korea Center for Disease Control and Prevention)
September 25 Campaign for stroke awareness improvement in Cheonggyecheon,Seoul
October 1~ 31 ‘Stroke Prevention Week’ celebrated
- Lectures on stroke prevention offered at 66 hospitals nationwide
October 28 KSS-hosted Fall Continuing Education Course at Kyoungju Hilton Hotel
- Uncommon cause of stroke-
October 28 ~ 30 5th Korean - Japanese Joint Stroke Conference
- Venue: Gyeoungju Hilton Hotel in Gyeoungju, Korea
February 20 KSS Stroke Update 2009 held at Samsung Medical Center in Seoul
May 14 KSS-hosted Spring Continuing Education Course at EXCO in Daegu
- Management of Depression in Stroke Patients
May 15 KSS Spring Academic Conference at EXCO in Daegu
- Pathophysiology of Ischemic Neuronal Injury and Neural Recovery
September ‘Request for Proposal (RFP)’ for 2010 research projects announced by KSS
October ~ November Participated in the production of TV public advertisement of cerebrovascular disease prevention (in cooperation with Korea Center for Disease Control and Prevention)
October 13~16 World Stroke Congress (WSC) held at COEX in Seoul
October 18 ~ November 6 ‘Stroke Prevention Week’ celebrated
- Lectures on stroke prevention offered at 600 hospitals nationwide
December 4 Workshop for clinical research held at Ramada Hotel in Gwangju