The workplace project – putting learning into practice

Taking practical education to a fundamental level, every two-module MasterClass includes an intermodule project as a mandatory part of the course. An opportunity to test new knowledge and skills and to improve local services, delegates are offered mentorship and encouraged to support their peers as they continue to develop their specialism in a way that directly impacts their patient's outcomes.

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.

When complete, the project closes with a presentation to the other course members, faculty, and often their managers, commissioners or other people of influence in their area. The group chooses a winner and runner up who receive an award at an evening event, and all projects are shared in our resources section.

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Featured projects in Non-motor symptoms

Development of A Local Pathway for Pharmacological Management of Sialorrhea in PD
By Dr Mark Simms, ST7 Care of the Elderly, Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust  in  Care pathways
Is it Hard to Swallow?
By Gillian Stafford, Parkinson's Nurse Specialist, North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust  in  Non-motor symptoms
Measurement of Postural Blood Pressures in PD clinic
By Dr Joanne Renton, Consultant Geriatrician, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh/Roodlands Hospital  in  Non-motor symptoms
Evaluating NMS in my local clinic cohort
By Dr Nye Matthew, Physician, Princess Elizabeth Hospital  in  Non-motor symptoms
Assessment of ADLs and non-motor symptoms: Role of patient questionnaire
By Dr Sion Jones, Consultant Geriatrician, Ysbyty Gwynedd Hospital  in  Non-motor symptoms
Service improvement: Implementation of non-motor symptom questionnaire
By Laurie Chapman, Specialist Pharmacist for Older People, Clevedon Community Hospital  in  Non-motor symptoms
Continence Assessment in Parkinson’s Disease
By Dr David Ahearn, Consultant Physician – Elderly Medicine, Wythenshawe Hospital  in  Non-motor symptoms
Speech and swallowing assessment in patients with Parkinson’s in QEH Woolwich
By Dr Chile Ogugua, Consultant Geriatrician, Royal Gwent Hospital  in  Non-motor symptoms
Non-motor assessment in previous year and best practice tariff
By Dr Becky Jupp, Consultant Physician, Royal Bournemouth Hospital  in  Non-motor symptoms
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