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Overview

Developmentally appropriate care for young people gives you practical knowledge and skills to develop transitional care services locally and establish networks with local paediatric and adolescent services.
Date
20 May 2021
Venue
Online
CPD
5 credits

This course focuses on facilitating improvements in the care of young people, as well as how to set up a transitional clinic. 

Aimed at the entire multidisciplinary team in paediatric and and adolescent rheumatology, it's delivered in a clinical way to increase relevance to everyday practice, focusing on knowledge-sharing between adult and paediatric and adolescent professionals.

You'll gain hands-on practical and real-world advice about how to develop transitional services to improve the care of young people, and take part in interactive small group workshops, enjoying opportunities to develop your network.

It's suitable for consultants, trainees, specialist nurses and allied health professionals interested in transitional care.

Objectives

  • To understand how rheumatic diseases, in particular juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA), present in childhood and how they evolve into adulthood
  • To evaluate the impact of disease on young adults, with a particular emphasis on the transition to adult care and its psychosocial impact
  • To understand the role of healthcare professionals in the process of transition of care to adult services
  • Understand how to develop services for young people and interact with paediatric and adolescent services to improve the quality of transitional care


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Book your place now on our Transitional Care for Children and Young People course

 


Pricing

Level 1

Consultant, allied specialty consultant, clinical academic and pharma representative

150
+VAT

Level 2

Rheumatology specialty trainee, foundation trainee, GP, non-clinical scientist, research fellow and specialty doctor

125
+VAT

Level 3

Allied health professional, nurse, charity representative, student and retired

95
+VAT

Level 1

Consultant, allied specialty consultant, clinical academic and pharma representative

225
+VAT

Level 2

Rheumatology specialty trainee, foundation trainee, GP, non-clinical scientist, research fellow and specialty doctor

190
+VAT

Level 3

Allied health professional, nurse, charity representative, student and retired

145
+VAT

Bursary

If you're a trainee or allied health professional member, apply for an education bursary for this course; you could access up to £200 towards the cost of the registration fee.

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