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Multidisciplinary Management of Parkinson's

Multidisciplinary Management of Parkinson's

  • 11 Jan, 2020
  • 8.30am - 5pm
Hermitage Medical Clinic
Lucan
Dublin

Presenter Name

Fiona Lindop / Clare Johnson / Caroline Bartliff
Specialist Physiotherapist / Occupational Therapist / Speech Therapist

Target Participant Level

Introductory

Speciality Tag

Neurology

Number Of Contact Hours

5.25

Are Refreshments Included On The Day ?

Yes

Cost to Attend

€155 (Standard)
€155
( ISCP Member )
€155
(ISCP Student Member )
€155
( CIG/EG/Branch Member )

Learning Objectives

Aims and Objectives:

  • To increase understanding of aetiology and pathology of Parkinson's Disease.
  • To understand the drug actions, options and importance of getting medication on time in Parkinson's Disease.
  • To understand the non-motor symptoms of Parkinson's Diease.
  • To gain knowledge of the best practise and current evidence based therapy management of Parkinson's Disease, including Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy.
  • To know how to use cues and strategies in Parkinson's Disease management.

Event Description

This study day is aimed at all grades of Allied Health Professionals who have contact with Patients with Parkinson's Disease in a non specialist setting.

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

Presenter Profile

Fiona Lindop is Clinical Specialist Lead Physiotherapist in Derby Hospital Uk. She is also the Clinical Lead for the UK Parkinson's Excellence Network. She is a specialist in the physiotherapy management of Parkinson's and related conditions (Multiple System Atrophy, Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Corticobasal Dementia, Lewy Body Dementia). She sits on the UK Parkinson's Advisory Board and is Vice-President of APPDE in Europe.

Both Clare Johnson and Caroline Bartliff are also Clinical Specialists in their fields of Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy within the University of Derby and Burton Hospitals in the UK.

 

 

 

Cost to Attend

€155 cost to attend

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