Uniquely practical education, producing specialist clinical leaders transforming local healthcare
From our series of educational webinars addressing some of the challenges with managing specific neurological conditions, or elements of neurological conditions, during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Professional courses in neurological diseases
Our MasterClasses are designed to advance your skills, expertise and understanding in a meaningful way. We offer a variety of courses for every level of expertise and experience. Our interactive and practical learning model will equip you to transform your local services for people with neurological conditions.
Whether delivered in person, virtually, or in a hybrid mix, our courses are grounded in the latest evidence-base and packed with practical ways to apply what you learn to your role. From residential courses to live webinars, all pre and post resources and references can be found on our site.How our courses work
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Explore all of the academies
Neurology Academy is an umbrella organisation. It houses a collection of academies each addressing particular conditions or health themes, so that we can really focus on the nuances of each. From diagnosis, treatment and management to reducing risk and optimising services - we break the most relevant research down so that you can use it in a practical way - transforming people's healthcare experiences
Encouraging excellence, developing leaders, inspiring change
MS Academy was established just 4 years ago but in that time it has accomplished a huge amount.The four different levels of specialist MS training are dedicated to case-based learning and practical application of cutting edge research. Home to national programme Raising the Bar and the fantastic workstream content it is producing, this is an exciting Academy to belong to.
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Promoting prevention, supporting management
Led by proactive clinicians determined to see improvement in the way we prevent, diagnose and manage dementias, Dementia Academy supports healthcare professionals with the latest tools, resources and courses to do just that.
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'The stuff you can't get from books'
Parkinson's Academy, our original and longest running Academy, houses 17 years of inspirational projects, resources, and evidence for improving outcomes for people with Parkinson's. Led by co-founder and educational director Dr Peter Fletcher, the Academy has a truly collegiate feel and prides itself on delivering 'the stuff you can't get from books' - a practical learning model which inspires all Neurology Academy courses.Read More
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For every person, at any stage
Palliative Care Academy challenges the idea of palliative care as a late-stage service. Whilst recognising the practical nuances and bespoke approaches needed in palliative care for people with dementia, Parkinson's, MS and motor neurone disease respectively, the Academy promotes a holistic and positive approach to palliative care at any stage of any condition.Read More
An innovative training programme for pharmacy professionals
Developed in recognition of the essential role that neuro-pharmacists can play in a good neurology team, this Academy exists for pharmacy professionals who want to develop expertise in neurological conditions.Read More
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Expert training in neurology
Neurology Academy (NA) is an innovative education provider for clinicians, specialist nurses and professions allied to medicine. The training programme focuses on both disease management and service transformation. Each priority condition is led by an Academic Faculty of practicing clinicians who operate within a separate disease focussed Academy.
Delivering uniquely practical education to produce specialist clinical leaders and transform local healthcare
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Academy & Faculty Leaders
We are led and supported by experts with a variety of backgrounds across a range of disciplines. By bringing different passions to the Neurology Academy, they ensure we maintain a high quality of content and information across a diverse field of knowledge
Sarah GillettManaging DirectorNeurology Academy
Jamie McGregorHead of Policy, Intelligence and OperationsNeurology Academy
Prof Gavin GiovannoniAcademic DirectorFaculty
Dr Peter FletcherConsultant Care of the Elderly PhysicianFaculty
Dr Ross DunneClinical DirectorFaculty
Prof Iracema LeroiAssociate Professor of Geriatric PsychiatryFaculty
Dr David PalingConsultant NeurologistFaculty
Daiga HeistersInterim HeadSpeaker
Sue ThomasCEO Commissioning ExcellenceFaculty
Dr Neil ArchibaldConsultant NeurologistSpeaker
Louise EbenezerClinical Nurse Specialist for Parkinson’s diseaseFaculty
Joela MathewsLead Neuroscience PharmacistFaculty
Rachel Dorsey-CampbellSenior Lead PharmacistFaculty
Ruth StrossMS Specialist NurseSpeaker
Dr Nikos EvangelouClinical Associate Professor in NeurologyFaculty
Dr Niall MacDougallConsultant NeurologistFaculty
Dr Helen FordConsultant NeurologistFaculty
Dr Emily HendersonAcademic Consultant GeriatricianFaculty
Dr Conor MaguireConsultant Physician in Geriatric and General MedicineFaculty
Dr Ed RichfieldConsultant in Elderly MedicineFaculty
Prof Richard WalkerConsultantFaculty
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