Foundation MasterClass Course

This course is designed for non-final year registrars, old age psychiatry registrars, Parkinson’s nurses within the first 18 months of post, occupational therapists, speech and language therapists, pharmacists, clinical fellows and clinical lecturers. The course is set as one module over two days with one residential evening. The course will advance understanding of Parkinson’s and related movement disorders taught through sessions.

Foundation MasterClass 35F

4 & 5 September 2018: Halifax House, Sheffield

The course will start at 10:00 and finish by 16:00 on the last day. If you have some distance to travel there may be a reduction in accommodation the night prior to the course via the Academy; please advise on your application that this will be required to discuss further.

Download the Foundation MasterClass 33F programme.

Click the register button to complete the online application form (opens new window).

Please note places are not guaranteed; please do not send any money with your application, your place will be confirmed in writing.

Further information

Costs

The course will cost £425* + VAT which includes all meeting materials. Delegates are responsible for their own travel costs.
 The course is part funded and accommodation/food is covered during the course within a seperate unrestricted educational grant. There are no course fee reductions should accommodation not be required.

Please note places are not guaranteed; please do not send any money with your application, your place will be confirmed in writing.

  • Pre-course reading
  • Pre-course questionnaire
    Once you have been accepted onto the course please complete and return the pre-course questionnaire at least 6 weeks prior to the course start date. You will be sent this once your place is confirmed. The Academy differs from most courses, due to the needs of the attendees being taken into account from the completed pre-course questionnaires.  Each session will be adapted based on the needs of the group.

The UK Parkinson’s Excellence Network will be providing funding to support this meeting. They did not initiate this meeting and have had no input into the content/programme or organisation of this educational meeting.

STUDY GRANTS

Potential funding opportunities may be available as follows:

  • The British Geriatrics Society offer an educational grant, to apply, download their application form here.
  • If you are in touch with a pharma rep for Parkinson’s disease, a number of the companies will provided sponsorship for your place. Please contact your local rep or contact us should you not have this information.