Southampton Care Centre MND Education Day

Southampton Care Centre MND Education Day

Supporting people with MND

Date: Thursday 23rd May 2019
Time: 9:00am to 4:15pm
Venue: Kings Community Church Conferencing Centre, Upper Northam Road, Hedge End SO30 4BZ – Junction 7 on the M27 (Hedge End) – Free parking available on site

If you would like more information please email Kevin Borrett, Care Co-ordinator

This Education Day is for health and social care professionals and care staff working with people affected by Motor Neuron Disease. Speakers represent a range of expertise and experience from health and social care practice and research, with a wealth of knowledge in MND management.

As well as the main speakers, we are offering two afternoon workshops with strictly limited places (20 only), offered on the day on a first-come, first-served basis:

  • Respiratory management
  • Feeding tubes management

The day will cover:

  • Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy community management in MND
  • Decision-making in gastrostomy feeding tubes
  • Respiratory management and non-invasive ventilation
  • Tube feeding management
  • Online resources for psychological intervention
  • Learning from patients
  • Working with the family

Registration – £45.00, including lunch and refreshments

This event has now been postponed until later in the year. Watch this space for further details.

For more information about registration, please email conference@mndassociation.org or call 01604 611834

For further information and support contact our MND Connect helpline

mndconnect 0808 802 6262