Why it's so important to understand Parkinson's, initial assessment, referral, advanced Parkinson's and where to get free education
This presentation will provide information about free Parkinson's education, why it is so important, and what the impact of not being educated in this condition can be on your patients. Alongside the speaker, Gina Robinson, Jonny Acheson will be joining via video and talking about the course he co-created with the UK Parkinson's Excellence network.
Jonny is an A&E consultant living with Parkinson’s. He will explain why his own experience and that of others led to the development of a free online course for GPs. He will also talk about why education on Parkinson’s for health and care professionals is so important.
- To understand why Parkinson's education is important.
- To know what free education is available where to find it.
- To recognise the impact of your role and how you can improve the lives of people living with Parkinson's.