Banner Thunderbird hosts free stroke lecture
GLENDALE, AZ (Oct. 3, 2013) – Banner Thunderbird Medical Center will encourage community conversations about stroke, and what residents can do for treatment once signs and symptoms are recognized in preparation for World Stroke Day on Oct. 29. Staff will host “Let’s Talk about Stroke” from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Oct. 17 in Conference Room 6 at the nonprofit hospital.
The medical staff will discuss the signs and symptoms of a stroke, treatment and rehabilitation options during the free lecture event. Following the three parts of the lecture, stroke team staff members will be available for questions.
“Let’s talk about Stroke” community lecture is free and open to the public, and will be held in Conference Room 6 on the lower level of Banner Thunderbird Medical Center, 5555 W. Thunderbird Road, Glendale. Call (602) 230-2273 (CARE) to reserve your seat.
Banner Thunderbird Medical Center in Glendale, AZ, specializes in heart care, surgical services, obstetrics and gynecology, emergency care, behavioral health, cancer care and pediatrics including the West Valley’s only pediatric intensive care unit, pediatric Emergency department and Level III neonatal intensive care unit. The hospital is part of Banner Health, a nonprofit health system with 24 hospitals in seven states. For more information, please visit www.BannerHealth.com/Thunderbird.