In the third blog in our lived experience of stroke series we hear from Irene Tabansi.
In this blog series we will share the perspectives of members of the World Stroke Congress 2021 faculty who have lived experience of stroke.
Stroke survivors and caregivers’ success in establishing a local NGO
Laetitia Yperzeele is a neurologist from Belgium, and a member of WSO’s first Future Stroke Leaders cohort.
The Stroke Survivors Foundation, a stroke support organization founded in South Africa advocates for stroke to be included in new disability legislation in South Africa.
The National Stroke Association of Malaysia provides vital community rehabilitation and recovery activities.
Michael Uchunor, founder and Chairman of the Michael and Francisca Foundation, shares his journey over the last few years as a stroke advocate.
The UK's top 10 priorities for stroke research.
Cyprus Stroke Association improving the quality of life of people with stroke and their carers through awareness raising, research and community support.
Achieving our vision of a life free from stroke is a task that WSO cannot achieve alone. We are committed to building our partnerships at the global, regional and national level to scale up and deliver improvements in prevention, treatment and support to reduce the burden of stroke.