Overview

A one-day education course for physiotherapists and other allied health professionals, featuring key themes professionals need to know when working in rheumatology.
Date
9 July 2024
Venue
Online
This course offers need-to-know education for physiotherapists, occupational therapists, first contact practitioners, podiatrists and other allied health professionals. The day will provide the update on the essentials needed to deliver top-quality care, but that aren't always covered in day-to-day practice.

This course also offers an opportunity to learn from your peers and showcases the role and value of your professional group to the rest of the MDT.

Rheumatology practice for allied health professionals

9 July - Please note we can only accept payment by card for our bookings

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Pricing

Level 1: consultant, allied specialty consultant and pharma representative

£180
+VAT

Level 2: rheumatology specialty trainee, foundation trainee, GP and specialty doctor

£145
+VAT

Level 3: allied health professional, clinical academic, nurse, non-clinical scientist, psychologists, physician associates, pharmacists, retired and other

£110
+VAT

Level 1: consultant, allied specialty consultant and pharma representative

£260
+VAT

Level 2: rheumatology specialty trainee, foundation trainee, GP and specialty doctor

£220
+VAT

Level 3: allied health professional, clinical academic, nurse, non-clinical scientist, psychologists, physician associates, pharmacists, retired and other

£170
+VAT

Example programme

Morning

09:00 - 13:15

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

09:00 - 09:10

Welcome and overview of the day

09:10 - 09:35

Delay to diagnosis in Axial SpA 

09:35 - 10:00

What does NEIAA do for AHPs?

10:00 - 10:45

Bloods for the AHP in rheumatology

10:45 - 11:00

Break

11:00 - 11:30

Imaging for Axial SpA

11:30 - 12:00

Ultrasound

12:00 - 12:30

Hypermobility

12:30 - 13:15

Lunch

Afternoon

13:15 - 16:45

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKERS

13:15 - 13:45

Postural Tachycardia Syndrome (PoTS)

13:45 - 14:15

The gut microbiome and rheumatology

14:15 - 14:45

Gout and Calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate (CPPD) arthritis

14:45 - 15:15

Pain management

15:15 - 15:30

Break

15:30 - 16:00

Breakout room discussion session

16:00 - 16:45

Keynote lecture – Influencing for AHPs: How to build a modern rheumatology team and advanced AHP roles

16:45

Summary and closing remarks

Bursary

Allied health professionals, nurses and pharmacists can apply for an education bursary for this course; you could access up to £200 towards the cost of the registration fee. Applications are now open.

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