BIOS STROKE & NEURO REHAB SIG STUDY DAY
3rd October 2014
Kindly sponsored by Boehringer--Ingelheim,Pfizer UK, & Wiltshire Farm Foods
Venue: Education Centre, Fairfield General Hospital, Rochdale Old Road, Bury, BL9 7TD
Cost: £30 BIOS members/£90 non-members
Directions - http://www.pat.nhs.uk/getting-here/map%20of%20Bury%20UPDATE%20Feb%202014-Model.pdf
There is a pay and display car park at c.£5 per day - please bring change with you
Please bring pen, paper and a copy of the programme with you.
9.00 - 9.30 Registration/coffee and networking
9.30 - 10.00 Use of radiology in stroke/brain injury - Consultant Radiologist, Pavel Janousek
10.00 - 10.30 Driving and vision - Professor Christine Dickinson
10.30 - 11.00 Stroke mimics - Consultant Neurologist Dr Chris Murphy
11.00 - 11.30 Coffee break / networking
11.30 - 12.00 Use of technology in vision rehabilitation - Alex Green
12.00 - 12.30 Research in stroke update / PROMs (Dr Fiona Rowe / Lauren Hepworth)
12.30 - 12.40 Presentation by Wiltshire Farm Foods
12.40 - 1.30 lunch
1.30 - 2.15 Overview of driving assessment services for patients following stroke or brain injury (Barbara Hatton)
2.15 - 2.45 Patient experience of returning to driving with a hemianopia due to stroke (stroke survivor Jim Currie)
2.45 - 3.45 Workshop looking at orthoptic driving pathway, developing a pathway to ensure consistency of services and advice to patients.
3.45 Meeting closes
3.45 - 4.30 Steering committee meeting update for those who can attend.
Directions - Getting to Fairfield General Hospital
The price includes refreshments and lunch on the day, but EXCLUDES overnight accommodation or travel costs. Cancellations maybe made up to two weeks before the event on the 3rd October 2014, if you discover that you cannot attend after that time, you may send another similar delegate in your place .
Please indicate any dietary or access requirements.
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