Registration is Free and Open to All

This program will be delivered in Mauritius Time Zone.
Nov 26th at 1900-2100 MUT 


(0700 PST | 1000 EST | 1500 GMT | 1600 CET)
  • 1900-2000 – Introductions
  • 2000-2040 – Prof. Thomas Platz Lecture
  • 2040-2100 – Q & A

Clinical Pathways in Stroke Rehabilitation

Speaker: Thomas Platz
Hosts: NEURAM, CANOSC, WFNR, University of Mauritius, Bournemouth University, University of British Columbia
CanMEDS Role: Medical Expert, Leader, Health Advocate, Scholar, Professional


1900–1905 Introduction, welcome, housekeeping – Heather Dow
1905–1910 Status of Stroke in Mauritius – Assoc. Prof. Marie Chan Sun
1910–1920 Stroke Awareness Campaign in Mauritius – Mrs. Selvina Chemen
1920–1940 Background to NEURorehabilitation Action (Mauritius) (NEURAM), Strategy for provision of Neurorehabilitation Care in Mauritius, The Short term and Long-term Vision (AS) – Professor Anba Soopramanien
1940–1955 Present status of Stroke Care in Mauritius, Importance of collaborative work & Rationale in organizing Stroke lectures – Dr. R. Reebye
1955–2000 Introducing Professor Thomas Platz & World Federation of Neurorehabilitation (WFNR) – Dr. R. Reebye
2000–2040 Clinical Pathways in Stroke Rehabilitation: Professor Thomas Platz
2040–2100 Question and Answer, wrap up, applause and close

During the session, participants will learn about:

  1. Global, regional, and national burden of stroke and its risk factors
  2. The state of stroke services across the globe
  3. Effectiveness of multi-disciplinary stroke care (with a focus on rehabilitation)
  4. Clinical pathways for stroke rehabilitation
  5. The continuum of care
  6. Decision making and interventions in stroke rehabilitation
  7. Building regional services and pathways
  8. Merging science, experience, and evidence

Cannot attend? No problem!

The webinar will be recorded for on-demand access. Please register regardless.

Thomas Platz

Thomas Platz


Accreditation Statements:

Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the Canadian Association of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. You may claim a maximum of 2.0 hours per event (credits are automatically calculated)

This event is accredited through the Mauritius Medical Council;
2 CPD points will be allocated to attendees upon submission of an attendance certificate.