Foundation Masterclass - Course


23 Apr 2014

This course is designed for non- final year registrar's, StR’s, PD Nurses within the 1st 18 months of post, Pharmacists, Clinical Fellows and clinical lecturers. The course is set as one module over two days with one residential evening. The course will advance understanding of Parkinson’s and related movement disorders taught through sessions.

The course will cost £425* + VAT which includes all meeting materials. Delegates are responsible for their own travel costs.
 The course is part funded and accommodation/food is covered within an unrestricted educational grant.

7th & 8th September 2016 - Halifax House, Sheffield.

Please note the date has changed from the 6th/7th to the 7th & 8th.

Foundation Application Form

The course will start at 10.30am and finish by 3.45pm on the last day. If you have some distance to travel there may be a reduction in accommodation the night prior to the course via the academy, please advise on your application that this will be required to discuss further.

Please note places are not guaranteed, please do not send any money with your application, your place will be confirmed in writing.

2015 Foundation programme - The Parkinson's Academy reserve the right to amend the programme according to the audience requirements.

Once you have been accepted onto the course please complete and return the pre-course questionnaire at least 6 weeks prior to the course start date. You will be sent this once your place is confirmed. The Academy differs from most courses, due to the needs of the attendees being taken into account from the completed pre-course questionnaires. Each session will be adapted based on the needs of the group.

Pre-course Reading - Please click to open.

The UK Parkinson's Excellence Network have provided funding to support this meeting. They did not initiate this meeting and have had no input into the content/programme or organisation of this educational meeting.

'The things you can't get from the 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 things you can't get from books' - a practical learning model which inspires all Neurology Academy courses.