Past Events 2007-2014


4th Annual Stroke Review Course, in collaboration with Rashid Hospital, Dubai, March 7-8, 2014

A Stroke Scientific Sessions in Al-Majmaah University, 30/4/1435

World Stroke Day, October 2014 in collaboration with number of hospitals, organizations and societies across the Kingdom

11th Saudi Stroke Awareness Day, King Fahd General Hospital, Abha, November 1, 2014. More than 140 attended.

Monthly Riyadh Stroke Club in Marriot Hotel

Recording stroke lectures for Pro-Med satellite tv channel

Cooperation with Ministry of Health to launch Stroke Management Guidelines (2 guidelines issued on DVT prophylaxis in stroke and use of IV rtPA in acute ischemic stroke) ..please visit local guideline page


6th General Assembly meeting and new board elections. February 6, 2013. Marriot Hotel

New Board

6th Annual Saudi Stroke Association Meeting, in collaboration with the 21 Neuroscience Symposium conducted by the Saudi Neurology Society, November 22, 2013, Ritz Carlton Hotel, Riyadh .. click here for more ..

Riyadh Monthly Stroke Club launched at this year


10th Saudi Stroke Awareness Day, Movenpick Hotel, Al-Qasim. February, 2012. It was a great meeting. See program

3rd Saudi Critical Care Conference, Dammam, April, 2012. Participating with stroke session

2nd stroke essentials for primary care, Al-Amal Medical Complex for Mental Health, Riyadh. April 11, 2012

5th Annual Saudi Stroke Association Meeting cancelled this year.


1st stroke essentials for primary care, Marriot Hotel, Riyadh. January 17, 2011. The activity was attended by 50 primary care physicians.

3rd Annual Stroke Review Course. Dorrat Al-Arous, Jeddah, March 22-23, 2012. The activity was attended by more than 50 neurology residents.

2nd Saudi Critical Care Conference, Marriot Hotel, Riyadh, April 25, 2011. Participating with stroke session

4th Annual Saudi Stroke Association Meeting and 5th SSA General Assembly, in Collaboration with the 19th Saudi Neuroscience Symposium, Le Meridian Hotel ,  Al-Khobar , November 22, 2011


2nd Annual Stroke Review Course for Residents.Over 60 neurology residents attended the 2nd annual stroke review course for residents, which took place in January 27-28, 2010, Coral Hotel, Al-Khobar, Eastern Province. The course has been quite interactive and most of the residents expressed a positive feed back on the evaluation. Dr. Ali Al-Khathaami, Dr. Fahmi Al-Senani, Dr. Eman Bakhsh, Dr. Ali Al-Qarni, Dr. Naser Al-Otaibi, Dr. Mohammed Al-Zawahmah, Dr. Shireen Al-Qureshi, Dr. Riyadh Al-Okaili, Dr. Suliemna Kojan, Dr. Fawaz Al-Hussain, Dr. Ali Al-Shuhri and Dr. Waleed Khoja were the speakers to the course.

9th Saudi Stroke Awareness Day, King Fahd Central Hospital, Jazan. October 20, 2010. It was a great meeting with a great social activity. See photos.

World Stroke Day Activities, across the Kingdom .. click here

1st Comprehensive Course for Stroke Imaging. Al-Qasr Hotel, Riyadh, December 2, 2010. The course was attended by large number of physicians and radiology technologists.

3rd Annual Saudi Stroke Association Meeting and 4th SSA General Assembly and new board election, in Collaboration with the 18th Saudi Neuroscience Symposium, Hilton Hotel , Jeddah ,December 7, 2010


2nd Annual Saudi Stroke Association Meeting and 3rd SSA General Assembly, in Collaboration with the 17th Saudi Neuroscience Symposium, L a Meridian Hotel , Almadinah Al-Munawarah, Tuesday, Feb 10, 2009. The 2nd SSA Meeting is endorsed by the World Stroke Organization. Click here for photos

1st Annual Stroke Review Course for Residents,Wednesday 25 - Friday 27 March 2009, Venue: Abha Palace - Abha. Click here for event details and photos

8th Saudi Stroke Awareness Day, King Abdulaziz Historic Center, Riyadh, Thursday, June 11, 2009, Click here for fhotos

World Stroke Day,  October 29, 2009. Ghornatah Mall, Riyadh. See Photos


1 st Annual Saudi Stroke Association Scientific Meeting , Intercontinental Hotel, Riyadh, January 20, 2008. Part of the 16th Saudi Neuroscience Symposium. Click here for photos 

7 th Saudi Stroke Awareness Day, Grand Coral Hotel , Makkah Al-Mukarramah, Thursday, May 8, 2008. Click here for photo album

World Stroke Day, Wednesday, October 29, 2008. The World Stroke Organization has declared that October 29 as the annual World Stroke Day, With this contest, the Saudi Stroke Association called everybody to conduct a scientific or a public awareness activity on this day, on any aspect of stroke and by any format (lecture, presentation, journal club, mini-symposia, or any other), in hospitals, dispensaries, health institutes, clinics, medical colleges, universities, public areas, or any other place .


6th Saudi Stroke Awareness Day, Under Patron of Health Minister Dr. Hamad Al-Mane. The Association conducted the 6th Saudi Stroke Awareness Day on Thursday, May 24, 2007 in the Meridien Hotel, Al-Khobar City. The activity started at 9 am and ended 5 pm. The activity was attended by more than 200 physicians, specialists and paramedics. This activity was endorsed by the World Stroke Organization.