Sigma Nu Beta at-Large Monthly Educational Event
Speaker: Margaret (Maggie) Whittum
“The Experience of Stroke as a Patient and the Impact of Nurses on Outcomes”
Date: Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
Place: SON Pinkard Building, Room 10
Maggie Whittum survived a hemorrhagic stroke, caused by a brainstem cavernous angioma, at age 33. She has presented on the topic of stroke recovery for Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Denver University and Marymount University. She enjoys making art, riding her recumbent trike, and performing with Phamaly Theatre Company, which exclusively casts actors with disabilities! Maggie lives with many challenges including facial paralysis, visual impairments, and chronic pain. She is creating a documentary film on stroke, disability, loss and resilience entitled 'The Great Now What'.
Please come and listen to a patient’s perspective.
Please RSVP here.
Refreshments will be served!