Parkinson's Advanced MasterClass 42 – Module 1
The Advanced MasterClass is designed for consultants, experienced Parkinson’s nurses, final year registrars, final year old age psychiatry registrars, GPwERs, experienced neurosciences pharmacists, associate specialists, staff grade physicians, old age psychiatrists, occupational therapists and speech and language therapists.
Halifax Hall, Sheffield University Campus
Endcliffe Vale Road
Module 2: 6-7 December 2022
To complete the course, delegates must return for module 2 where they will present their inter-module project/audit to the Academy.
Who is this course for?
This course is designed for consultants, experienced Parkinson's nurses, final year registrars, GPwERs, associate specialists, staff grade physicians, old age psychiatrists, occupational therapists and speech and language therapists.
What will the course involve?
The course will advance understanding of Parkinson’s disease and related movement disorders through taught sessions and mentorship (a mentor will be appointed for each participant where applicable).
How is the course taught?
The course is taught through a range of learner-centred methods including formal lectures, interactive workshops, and projects. Additional seminars and learning opportunities will be undertaken more locally with your mentor and through distance learning.
Learners must complete a workplace service place audit during the six month break, before returning to Module 2 to present their findings. Audits are presented to peers in small groups with a faculty member, where each audit is discussed and critiqued and learners take part in voting for the best audit.
Programme to be confirmed. Please find below our previous 2021 MasterClass programme.
We will apply for CPD accreditation from the Royal College of Physicians for Parkinson's Advanced MasterClass 42. Subject to confirmation of accreditation, CPD will CPD will be awarded upon completion of Module 2.
The 2021 MasterClass has been approved by the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom for 23 category 1 (external) CPD credit(s). Full conditions of approval are listed in our guidelines.
12 External credits may be claimed for an MSc or equivalent activity.
Both modules of the course, including an audit, must be completed in order to receive the course certificate, enabling learners to claim the allocated CPD credits.
What will it cost?
The course will cost £850 (incl. VAT), which includes all meeting materials and subsistence for both modules. There is a reduced fee of £700 (incl. VAT) for delegates that attend the MasterClass virtually. Delegates are responsible for their own accommodation and travel costs.
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'The things you can't get from the books'
Parkinson's Academy, our original and longest running Academy, houses 19 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.