We've created and are pleased to provide a range of education events, including conferences, study days and practical workshops, dedicated to improving knowledge and understanding of MND.
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This will be held at Holiday Inn London-Gatwick Airport, Povey Cross Road, Horley, Surrey, RH6 0BA
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This masterclass aims to help professionals gain more confidence in discussing death, the process of dying and advance care planning with people affected by MND.
Location: St Ann’s Hospice, Cheadle
Date: 25 March 2020
The event will include a combination of discussion, presentation and interactive workshops to enable you to:
- understand the benefits and challenges of offering opportunities to discuss deterioration and dying
- understand what happens as MND progresses and how patients might die
- increase confidence in initiating conversations about end of life
- understand advance care planning and resources to support this
The cost to attend is £40 which includes refreshments and lunch.
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Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) will be running an MND Study Day on Thursday 26 March 2020. Participants will hear from specialists in neurology, neuropsychology, nutrition, respiratory, and communication who will aim to explore the patient’s journey in more depth.
King’s MND Care Centre and St Christopher’s Hospice will be holding their joint annual MND conference on Friday 3rd July 2020 at the Fetal Medicine Research Institute at Denmark Hill, London.
The event will cover updates in current research and multidisciplinary practice from expert speakers from across the UK. This event is aimed at health and social care professionals working with people with MND.
This free annual lecture is a collaboration between the MND Association and the RCN to further understanding and knowledge of MND. The 2019 lecture features Christopher McDermott, Professor of Translational Neurology and Consultant Neurologist presenting latest thinking on nutrition in MND/ALS.
The video can be accessed via RCN TV. Please note you will need to register for a free account.