Cutting Edge Science for Parkinson’s Clinicians 2022
BIAL in partnership with the Parkinson’s Academy invite you to the 5th annual scientific meeting designed to advance scientific insights for specialists working within Parkinson’s disease.
In person meeting location:
The Birmingham Conference & Events Centre (BCEC)
Parkinson's Cutting Edge Science is our conference designed by specialists, for specialists. Our packed programme invites you to challenge your knowledge of Parkinson's, expand your understanding of the condition, and delve more deeply into the latest research and its application to future clinical practice.
Cutting Edge Science for Parkinson’s Clinicians unpicks ‘truth’, what is accepted ‘dogma’ and what is done because it has always been done. Speakers untangle their expert area so even where there is little evidence, clinicians return to their patients with knowledge, understanding in context, and application in practice taking patient care to a new level.
"This promises to be a really super meeting bringing together experts who will provide valuable insights in the field of Parkinson’s care in the midst of Covid-19 crisis. We look forward to welcoming you to an inspiring meeting which will also afford a lot of opportunity for networking and discussion."
Dr Emily Henderson
Last updated: 10/05/2022
Who is this meeting for?
Open to health professionals involved in the management and treatment of Parkinson’s. Final year registrars, Consultants and Senior Parkinson's Disease Nurse Specialists.
What will it cost?
The event is fully funded by BIAL Pharma and includes all meeting materials and catering throughout the day. Please note no accommodation or travel costs are provided.
We will apply for CPD for 'Cutting Edge Science for Parkinson's Clinicians 2022' by the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom.
CPD Federation approval does not include satellite symposia sessions.
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This meeting is designed and delivered by the Parkinson’s Academy and sponsored by BIAL Pharma. The sponsor has had no input into the educational content of this meeting.
ChairProf Emily Henderson
Consultant senior lecturer and honorary consultant geriatrician, University of Bristol / Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust
SpeakersDr Yen Tai
Consultant Neurologist and Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust Prof Suzanne Reeves
Clinical Senior Lecturer in Old Age Psychiatry, University College London Prof Peter Jenner
Emeritus Professor of Pharmacology, King’s College London Dr Daniel Van Wamelen
Movement Disorders Neurologist, Parkinson’s Foundation Centre of Excellence, King’s College Hospital Prof Jalesh Panicker
Consultant neurologist, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Prof Tom Foltynie
Consultant Neurologist, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Jane Price
Parkinson’s Disease Nurse Advanced Practitioner, Powys Teaching Health Board Dr Robin Fackrell
Consultant physician & specialist in Parkinson’s disease & related disorders, Royal United Hospital, Bath
'The things you can't get from the books'
Parkinson's Academy, our original and longest running Academy, houses 20 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.