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Parkinson’s disease & Other Movement Disorders training day

Annual Parkinson’s disease and Other Movement Disorders meeting/SpR Movement Disorders training day

Date: Friday 24th November 2017
Venue: Catherine McAuley Centre, Nelson Tce,
Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin 7, Ireland

The full programme for the day is as follows:

Time Session Speakers
10:30 – 10.35am Welcome & Introduction Professor Timothy Lynch
Consultant Neurologist
(Supported by UCB)
Dr Richard Walsh
Consultant Neurologist
(RCPI)
Professor Daniel Healy
Consultant Neurologist
(Supported by UCB)
10:35 – 10:50am A patient’s perspective Mr Bill Morrison
Belfast
Northern Ireland
(Supported by UCB)
10:50 – 11:30am Atypical-parkinsonism-cognitive syndromes Dr Sean O’Dowd Consultant
Neurologist Adelaide & Meath Hospital
Tallaght
(RCPI)
11:30 – 12: Familial and sporadic Ataxia and the diagnostic approach  Dr Petya Bogdanova-Mihaylova,
Consultant Neurologist Adelaide &
Meath Hopsital, Tallaght (RCPI)
12:00 – 12: Lessons from my patients: clinical cases Prof Orlando Barsottini Professor of
Neurology, Federal University of San
Paulo-Brazil
(Supported by UCB)
12:45 – 13:30pm Lunch – Postgrad Centre  
13:30 – 14:00pm Exercise and the brain Dr Noel McCaffrey School of Health & Human Performance Dublin City University Dublin 9 (Supported by UCB)
 14:00 – 14:30pm Advanced Therapies in Parkinson’s Disease Dr Richard Walsh, Consultant Neurologist, Adelaide & Meath Hospital, Tallaght (RCPI)
 14:30 – 15:00pm  Coffee/Tea Break  
 15:00 – 16:00pm Expert Panel, 2 x Patient Cases Professor Barsottini Professor Tim Lynch Professor Dan Healy Dr Richard Walsh
 16:00 – 17:00pm Video Cases (Movement) Professor Dan Healy Consultant Neurologist Beaumont Hospital Dublin 9 (Supported by UCB)
 17:00pm Close of meeting Professor Tim Lynch

 

For registration please contact Maeve O’Sullivan, Catherine McAuley Centre, Mater Hospital, [email protected] or Andrew Moss UCB Pharma, [email protected]

This meeting is sponsored by UCB (Pharma) Ireland Ltd
RCPI speakers are not sponsored by UCB. Their views may therefore differ from UCB’s.

You can download a PDF copy of the Programme at this link