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Annual Information Day

NMO Information Day

Friday 7 April and Saturday 8 April 2017

Venue – Aston Conference Centre, Aston University Birmingham B4 7ET

NMO Day 2013

Provisional Programme for Friday 7 April  – NMO Information Day:

 

16.30 – 18.00    Patient Experiences workshop

19.00 – Late     Social with buffet

 

Provisional Programme for Saturday 8 April  – NMO Information Day:

 

09.30 – 10.00        Registration and coffee

10.00 – 11.30      Presentations:

 

  • 10.00 – 10.15        Introduction What is happening in NMO World –Dr Jackie Palace
  • 10.15 – 10.30    Clinical research update Walton Centre –Dr Dan Whittam
  • 10.30 – 10.45    Clinical research update John Radcliffe –Dr Silvia Messina
  • 10.45 – 11.00    Lab video – journey of your blood sample – Dr Mark Woodhall

 

11.00 – 11.10    Group photos

11.10 – 12.00       Workshop 1       (session options 1, 2 or 3)

12.00  – 13.00       Lunch

13.00  – 14.00      Workshop 2     (session options 4, 5 or 6)

14.00 – 14.50       Workshop 3        (session options 7, 8 or 9)

14.50 – 15.10       Comfort break

15.10 – 15.40       Ask the experts’ clinical panel – Chair Dr Anu Jacob

15.40 – 16.00      NMO-UK Tony Hughes & Trish Hughes

16.00               Summary and close – Rosie Gore/Kerry Mutch

 

Stands:

Occupational Therapy advice stand – Friday afternoon & Saturday Kay Day

NMO information Rosie Everett /Sam Linaker/ Kerry Mutch/Sandra Reeve

 

Saturday Afternoon Workshop Sessions: Please choose one from each section

 

Workshop 1:

 

  1. Coping mechanisms and resilience (Rosie Everett/Kay Day)

 

  1. Living with and understanding neuropathic pain (Sandra Reeves and Dr Jane)

 

  1. Memory and Cognition effects in NMO (Dr Perry Moore/Kerry Mutch)

 

Workshop 2:

 

  1. Coping mechanisms and resilience (Rosie Everett/Kay Day)

 

  1. Impact of bladder bowels and sexual dysfunction (Sam Linaker/Kerry Mutch)

 

  1. What’s new; future treatment and theories (Dr Jackie Palace /Dr Isabel Leite/Dr Anu Jacob/ Dr Patrick Waters/Dr Mark Woodhall)

 

Workshop 3:

 

  1. Living with and understanding neuropathic pain (Sandra Reeves and Dr Jane)

 

  1. Impact of bladder bowels and sexual dysfunction (Sam Linaker/Kerry Mutch)

 

  1. Maintaining Safety in the home (Kay Day/Rosie Everett)

 

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