Multidisciplinary Management of Parkinson's (NCORE)

The day looks at a multi-disciplinary approach to the management of patients. Each session will be led by a clinical specialist in the field of Parkinson's Disease.

Location
Royal Derby Hospital, Derby
Date
Cost
£130
Duration
1 day
Event / learning type
Continuing professional development

Who is the course for?

All grades of Allied Health Professionals who have contact with patients with Parkinson's in a non-specialist setting.

 

What will participants learn?

The study day looks at a multi-disciplinary approach to the management of patients. Each session will be led by a clinical specialist in the field of Parkinson's.

Aims and objectives

  • To increase understanding of aetiology and pathology of Parkinson's.
  • To understand the drug actions, options and importance of getting medication on time in Parkinson's.
  • To understand the non-motor symptoms of Parkinson's.
  • To gain knowledge of the best practice and current evidence based therapy management of Parkinson's, including physiotherapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy.
  • To know how to use cues and strategies in Parkinson's management.

 

How does it work?

CPD hours of attendance: 5.25 hours.

Fee: £130 (including light lunch and refreshments).

Limited funded places may be available for AHPs and nurses working for the NHS within the East Midlands.

Venue: Royal Derby Hospital, Derby.

 

For more information and to book your place:

Visit website: www.ncore.org.uk

Email: [email protected]

Tel: 01332 254679