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Neurodegenerative disorder management

Start Date:
Thursday, 18 May, 2017
End Date:
Thursday, 18 May, 2017 6:40pm
Speciality:
Health & Nutrition

Focusing on multiple system atrophy (MSA), progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) and corticobasal degeneration (CBD). Neurodegeneration is the progressive loss of structure or function of neurons, including death of neurons. At present there is no cure for these disorders, this meeting will look at developments in understanding the disorders and the best methods to help manage them. At the end of the meeting delegates will: .

Know about developments in the understanding of the genetic and molecular basis of neurodegenerative disorders. Know about the most effective approaches in palliative care. Understand current views of the epidemiology in PSP and CBD. Appreciate the impact of a multi-professional team including the role of MSA nurse specialists and therapists in neurodegenerative disorders. Understand current pharmacological management and symptom control Price:Consultant/GP: GBP 50.00AHP/Nurse/Midwife: GBP 30.00Retired: GBP 30.00Trainee: GBP 30.00Student: GBP 10.00 Speakers: Professor Gregor Wenning, Dr Anne Silk, Dr Louise Wiblin, Ms Anna Kent, Professor Sir Colin Blakemore, Professor James Rowe, Professor Huw Morris, Professor Niall Quinn, Professor Janice Holton

Location

The Royal Society of Medicine,
1 Wimpole Street,
London,
W1G 0AE,
United Kingdom

Organizer Details

Conference organized by RSM Professionals

Address:
1 Wimpole Street, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom

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