Capital Region Stroke Symposium

2015 Capital Region Stroke Symposium
October 1-2, 2015

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Conference Location
Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey
4650 Lindle Road
Harrisburg, PA 17111

Call for Poster Abstracts
We are sponsoring a poster session during the conference with cash awards.

Poster Submission Guidelines
Deadline: Monday, September 14, 2015

The top ten poster abstracts will be invited to display at the conference. Everyone will be notified by email. The author(s) or their representative(s) will be expected to display a poster and be available to the participants during the break times.

• Abstracts must be submitted in MS Word format and must fit on one standard US 8.5 x 11 sheet of paper

  • Allow 1-inch margins on all sides, 10 pt font
  • Accepted abstracts will be reproduced as submitted in conference handout
  • By submitting an abstract, you are agreeing that if it is accepted, you are willing to pay the conference registration fee and all associated travel expenses to attend the conference
  • You will receive an email confirmation indicating that your abstract has been received within two business days. If you do not receive a confirmation within two business days, please email: Margaret Clanagan at

Include the following information with each submitted abstract:

  • Title of abstract
  • Contact information of author:
    Phone number
    Fax number
    Complete mailing address
    Email address
  • CV of submitting presenter
  • Submissions will be judged on the merits of the abstract
  • Presenters must register for the meeting
  • Abstracts should begin with abstract title and author name(s) followed by the narrative

Submit Abstract to:
Conference Coordinator: Margaret Clanagan

Via Email


Via US Mail:
Penn State Continuing Education, G220
ATTN: Margaret Clanagan
PO Box 851
Hershey, PA 17033-0851

A continuing education service of Penn State College of Medicine

Questions? Contact Margaret Clanagan – Call us at: 717-531-6483

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Fees include: Cost of Instruction • Listed Meals • Break Refreshments

Overnight Accommodations
Accommodations are the responsibility of the participant.

A block of rooms has been reserved for participants at the Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey at the rate of $126/room for a single, double, triple, or quad room. Please contact the Sheraton at 1-866-837-5181 and use the group name "Stroke", or reserve online at The deadline to reserve at this rate is September 10. Rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis. We recommend you make reservations as early as possible.

Sheraton Harrisburg/Hershey
4650 Lindle Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17111
Room Block Deadline:
September 10, 2015
After this date, room rates are subject to availability.

For More Information About the Conference:
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For questions about your registration, contact Penn State Continuing Education:
Penn State Continuing Education, G220
P.O. Box 851
Hershey, PA 17033-0851
Phone: 717-531-6483
Fax: 717-531-5604