Stroke Training and Awareness Resources (STARs)


Module lead

Dr Anne Rowat, Lecturer, Edinburgh Napier University

Group members

Abbi Tracey, Lecturer in Adult Nursing, University of the Highlands and Islands

Elizabeth Barrie, Lead Nurse Stroke Services, University Hospital Crosshouse, NHS Ayrshire & Arran

Katrina McCormick, Clinical eLearning Project Manager, Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland

Peter Langhorne, Professor of stroke care, University of Glasgow.

Trish Elder-Gracie, Stroke Nurse Specialist, Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, NHS Lothian


This module was originally developed by:

Group Lead: Dr Simon Hart, Consultant Physician, NHS Lothian.

Group Members: Hazel Fraser, Stroke Coordinator, NHS Fife, Rebecca Hay, Advice Line Nurse, CHSS,
Prof Peter Langhorne, Professor of Stroke Care, University of Glasgow,
Dr Stuart Johnston, Consultant Physician, NHS Tayside,
Dr Anne Rowat, Lecturer, School of Nursing, Midwifery & Social Care, Napier University.

Critical Readers: Prof Martin Dennis, Professor of Stroke Medicine, University of Edinburgh,
Margaret Somerville, Director of Advice & Support, CHSS, Kathy Bennet, Staff Nurse, NHS Grampian,
Lynn Reid, Lead Training Coordinator, CHSS, Clare Adams, Project Manager, CHSS.

Page last reviewed: 12 Oct 2020