Embolectomy Case & Pediatric Stroke Rehab Case

The second International Pediatric Stroke Challenging Case Conference took place on

Tuesday, November 17th at 11am PST/ 1pm CST/ 2pm EST/ 8pm EUR.

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Sahar M. Hassanein, MD

Sahar M. Hassanein, MD is a pediatric neurologist at Ain Shams University in Cairo, Egypt. She presented an embolectomy case.

Shelley Anne Dean, OTD, OTR/L

Shelley Anne Dean, OTD, OTR/L is an occupational therapist and owner/founder of Crossway Pediatric Therapy and Academy in Charlotte, North Carolina. She presented a pediatric stroke case and asked for input on rehabilitation suggestions.


Melissa Chung, MD

Neurologist/ Neuro-critical Care
Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Fenella Kirkham, MD

UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health

Arastoo Vossough, MD, PhD

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Christine Mrakotsky, PhD

Boston Children’s Hospital

Gary Nesbit, MD

Interventional Neuroradiologist
OSHU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital

Todd Levy, MS, OTRL/L, CBIST

Occupational Therapist
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia