Dementia MasterClass 7

Date/s to be confirmed

This residential MasterClass, entitled “Practical dementia diagnosis and care”, is for secondary care clinicians, including nurses, old age psychiatry consultants and registrars.

This MasterClass will take place in October 2022 (dates to be confirmed)

Practical dementia diagnosis and care

This residential MasterClass, entitled “Practical dementia diagnosis and care”, is for primary and secondary care clinicians, including nurses, GPwERs, geriatricians, old age psychiatry consultants and registrars. The course aims to provide a structured training programme for clinicians who seek formal training in both the clinical and managerial aspects of running a ‘dementia service’. The training course will cover topics including:

  • Practical neuroimaging for dementia
  • Less common forms of dementia
  • Practical dementia assessment
  • Primary care aspects
  • The acute setting – including delirium assessment
  • Psychiatric and behavioural disturbances
  • Cognitive impairment
  • Workshops around: driving and legal aspects, carer support, community support, OT assessment

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Costs and accommodation:

The course will cost £570 (incl. VAT), which includes all meeting materials and an evening dinner. Accommodation is not included in the course fee and delegates are responsible for their own travel costs.

We can offer you a rate of £65 per night (incl. breakfast) at the course venue Halifax Hall hotel*. Please let us know if you require accommodation when you apply for the course. Please be aware that the MasterClass starts at 9:00 in Sheffield. If you’re making a long trip to the course, we can book a room for you for the night before, to make sure you are rested prior to the MasterClass.

The additional cost will be added to your course invoice, once your place is confirmed and we will book a room for you.

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Places are confirmed on a first come basis following receipt of the completed application form. A pre-course needs assessment will need to be completed to ensure the course is adapted for each individual’s needs. This will be sent to you upon confirmation.

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