The Ramon y Cajal Hospital in Madrid, where Alberto Contador underwent surgery a few years ago, will host, next Wednesday, November 11, a ‘Divulgation Day of Stroke’ in which the Madrilenian rider will take part as a speaker, again sharing his ordeal of the disease and the way in which he managed to overcome it.

This Conference was organized by the Department of Neurology at the Ramon y Cajal Hospital, in which Assembly Hall, starting at 10:30 am, will involve the different speakers, led by Dr. Jaime

Masjuan, head of service of this hospital unit, which will explain why it has now so much interest the problem of stroke.

Then, Dr. Javier González will develop the problem of stroke in young people, around which it has been developed a research project at the Ramon y Cajal Hospital financed by the Alberto Contador Foundation.

Finally will intervene Juan Piñero, from the Stroke Association of Madrid, to offer the perspective of the patient and after hi m will close the act Alberto Contador, also offering his experience of the disease and his commitment to disclosure and fighting it from the Foundation that bears his name.

(Automatic translation. Forgive inaccuracies).