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Stroke and Neuro Rehab SIG Study Day

  • 17 January 2018
  • 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Humphrey booth lecture Theatre, Salford Royal Hospital
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BIOS Stroke and Neuro Rehabilitation SIG Study Day

Wednesday 17th January 2018

Humphrey booth lecture Theatre, Salford Royal Hospital

 

Provisional Programme

 

08.30 - 09.00 Registration and coffee

09.00 - 09.15 Welcome and Introduction

09.15 - 10.00 Professor Pippa Tyrrell (Professor of Stroke Medicine) - Overview of stroke rehab services and importance of orthoptics / vision assessment.


10.00 - 10.30 Ms Rachel McKay (Research Student)- Persistent visual impairment in people with multiple sclerosis.

 
10.30 - 11.15 Coffee / networking / Speak to the expert

11.15 - 11.45 Dr Lauren Hepworth (Research Orthoptist) – Using Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) for Visual Impairment related to Acquired Brain Injury and a Stroke Research Update.


11.45 - 12.15 Scott Ballard-Ridley (Stroke Review Co-ordinator – Stroke Association) – Experiences of visual impairment after stroke/ Stroke Association support available

 

12.15 – 12.45 Brag and steel – short presentations on service development / case reports – three 10 min presentations from members

 

12.45 - 13.45 Lunch / networking

13.45 - 15.00 Dr Viki Teggart (Clinical Neuropsychologist)- Cognitive rehabilitation workshop.  This full afternoon workshop will consider a range of approaches to the rehabilitation of cognitive difficulties after stroke and how cognitive rehab can be embedded into a whole team approach to enhance the way orthoptists work to support people after stroke

 

15.00 – 15.30 Coffee

 

15.30 – 16.30 Cognition workshop (continued)

16.30 Close of meeting

 

Please book via the BIOS website or email howardc@liverpool.ac.uk for more information

 

 


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