Event

MS Foundation MasterClass 17 – Module 1

Course New

18 May 2023 - 19 May 2023

An essential course in the fundamentals of MS clinically, as well as in terms of lived experience with MS and optimal service support, this is the ideal introduction to MS as a specialism. If you are a clinical nurse specialist (CNS), a GP with a new extended role in MS (GPwER) or an associate specialist with a special interest in neurology then this course could be perfect for you.

Module 2: 9 & 10 November 2023

To complete the course delegates must return for Module 2 where they will present their inter-module project/audit to the Academy.

Location

Halifax Hall, Sheffield University Campus
Endcliffe Vale Road
Sheffield
S10 3ER

The ideal course for those who have a solid grounding in neurology but want to develop a special interest in MS, course attendees might include clinical nurse specialists (CNSs), allied health professionals (AHPs), specialist registrars (SpRs), GPs with an extended role in MS (GPwER) or associated specialists.

This course, focussed on practical application as with all our MasterClasses, aims to provide an introduction and broad overview of the modern management of MS, including diagnosis and current treatment options. Promoting holistic management of MS, the course will provide practical learning and inspiring service models that are cemented through the inter-module project, an essential part of the overall course. Attendees have free reign over this project. It might be service delivery, patient management or drug treatments, and it could take the form of a service description, an audit, or another form of research. It should meet a local need. View some of the previous projects here.

Extremely well organised, excellent content and very knowledgeable, inspiring and experienced speakers.

MS Foundation MasterClass 15 delegate, 2022

CPD accreditation

We will apply for CPD accreditation from the Royal College of Physicians for MS Foundation MasterClass 17. Subject to confirmation of accreditation, CPD will be awarded upon completion of Module 2.

We will apply for RCN accreditation for MS Foundation MasterClass 17.

Programme TBC

The MS Foundation MasterClass 17 programme is currently being developed by the MS Academy Faculty. For guidance on potential topics that will be covered, below is the programme from 2022's MS Foundation MasterClass 15.

Costs & accommodation

The course is fully funded including a travel allowance for clinicians practising in the UK for both modules and accommodation for the night prior and night of the MasterClass. There will be a £100 deposit required to secure your place, this will be invoiced to you upon confirmation. This deposit will be refunded within 30 days of you completing both modules of the course. Failure to attend a module or cancelling within 8 weeks of the course commencement date will result in the charge of £100. → Please note, terms and conditions


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