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Building an expert workforce

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Developing the right expert health and social care workforce is crucial to improving the quality of care for people affected by Parkinson's – and a priority for the UK Parkinson's Excellence Network.

The Network helps you improve your practice by pulling together all relevant education and training opportunities in the Parkinson's field.

The Network helps you improve your practice by pulling together all relevant education and training opportunities in the Parkinson's field, so you can find them in one easy-to-access education and training directory.

It also offers new, accredited, online and virtual learning and train the trainer programmes to increase the reach of Parkinson's education.

Through the Network, you can access expert education advisers and Parkinson's educators who support education development and delivery in priority areas, and work to influence the core curriculum of professionals involved in Parkinson's care.

The Network's UK education working group, made up of key professionals, is focusing on building and strengthening education capacity, working alongside regional working groups of professionals with an interest in education.