Deaf Health Talks: Stroke, Act F.A.S.T. (Zoom, March 30, 2023)

Deaf Health Talks, hosted by MDisability, a Department of Family Medicine Program & Partners in Deaf Health. The talk entitled “Stroke? Act F.A.S.T.” will be provided in ASL, with Q&A. Happening Thursday, March 30, 8 to 9 PM ET, on Zoom. The talk will be presented by Dr. Ian DeAndrea-Lazarus, Ph.D., MPH from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. Talk is moderated by Sanjana Ratakonda, BS, UM Family Medicine. On the right side, an anatomical image of the head, neck, and upper chest with the vasculature in these areas highlighted in red.. Happening Thursday, March 30, 8 to 9 PM ET, on Zoom, and is free with registration at link: Logos for hosts/sponsors including Partners in Deaf Health and University of Michigan Medicine.

The University of Michigan Family Medicine Department has partnered with Partners in Deaf Health to host a Deaf Health Talk entitled “Stroke Act F.A.S.T.” on Thursday, March 30th evening from 8-9 PM, ET.  The event will be on Zoom. We are excited to have our presenter for the event: Dr. DeAndrea-Lazarus. There will be a Q&A at the end of the hour moderated by Sanjana Ratakonda. 


The event is on Zoom, is free, in ASL, and there will be closed captioning provided. Hope to see you there!


Our team has been working to continue developing monthly Deaf Health Talks. With your help, we hope to maintain our high viewership and post engagement. Our upcoming DHT on Thursday, March 30th, 8:00 pm-9:00 pm ET  is geared towards deaf and hard of hearing viewers and will be presented in American Sign Language with spoken English translation. We would love to encourage you to share this talk with your respective communities. 


Thanks again and please email us at with any questions or concerns. Also, check out our new website and Instagram page! Interested in supporting the Deaf Health Talks further? Donate here to support our efforts. Lastly, please feel free to let us know if you need more information. 


The Deaf Health Talks Team


Facebook Event Link: linked here

Zoom Link (please register in advance!)here