Maximising Impact with Rehabilitation
1 Day Course 9am - 3pm
€30.00 See Fees and Costs for full details.
Course is aimed at Allied Health Professionals working in acute and primary care, and is offered by the Discipline of Physiotherapy See Requirements for full details.
6th March 2020
Nano Nagle Conference Centre
Douglas St. Cork City
Tuesday 10th March 2020
This Neurology Clinical Update Day is open to allied health professionals.
It is offered under the Discipline of Physiotherapy
A one day seminar which aims to update clinicians working in Neurological Rehabilitation on new treatments and evidence available to ensure optimum patient care and outcomes.
It will include interdisciplinary case based presentations.
8.30-9.00 am: Registration
9.00-9.15 am: Welcome: Dr Joe McVeigh and Dr Joseph Dillion
9.15-9.45am: Clinical Update: Spinal Cord Injury, Dr Eimear Smith, Consultant in Rehabilitation Medicine and Medical Director or the National Spinal Cord Service
9.45-10.15 am: Clinical Update: Advanced Technologies in SCI Ronan Langan, Senior Physiotherapist and Clinical Lead in the DCU Exoskeleton Programme
10.15-10.45 am: Clinical Update: Multiple Sclerosis- new treatments available. Dr Brian Sweeney, Consultant Neurologist, CUH
10.45-11.15 am: Break- Tea/Coffee
11.15-11.45am: Clinical Update: Maximising function through Physiotherapy & exercise in MS Elaine Ross, Physiotherapy Manager, The Royal Hospital Donnybrook
11.45-12.15 am: Clinical Update: The role of the Occupational Therapist in Neurological Rehabilitation.
12.15-12.45 am: Clinical Update: Parkinson’s Disease- Devices used in PD Dr Suzanne Timmons, Consultant Gerontologist
12.45-1.30 pm: Lunch
1.30-3.00 pm: Case Presentation: Parkinson’s Disease: Physio and SLT Joint Session (Emma Gleeson, Senior SLT, Cork South Lee and Elaine Harrington, Senior Physiotherapist, Cork South Lee)
2.30-3.00 pm: Closing Remarks
Course Day takes place in the Nano Nagle Conference Centre.
Lunch is included
Course is aimed at Allied Health Professionals working in acute and primary care
Fees and Costs
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