CJD and other prion diseases – From Diagnosis to Care workshop registration

$0.00

Please register for free to join us on Friday 17th May 2024.

Attendance is:

  • In person at the Liverpool Education and Research Centre – Burnside Drive, Liverpool NSW. (Park in Liverpool Hospital public parking P2 and walk over- click to view park & walk directions). Lunch is served at 12:30pm, with the workshop from 1pm-3:30pm.
  • You can also join us via Zoom at 1pm. (You will be sent a Zoom link automatically even when choosing in person attendance)

Please select your planned attendance style (In person or via Zoom) when registering for catering numbers.

RSVP by Wednesday 15th May.

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Description

Hosted by the CJD Support Group Network.

An education workshop for neurologists, geriatricians, community and palliative care teams and allied health workers.

A journey from diagnosis to care needs and support services.

  • Understand CJD and other prion diseases and an update on clinical trials and current studies
  • Work of the Australian National CJD Registry and understanding atypical forms of prion disease
  • Care needs for suspected CJD patients including the role of palliative care and and allied health workers
  • Brian only autopsy as gold standard diagnostic tool
  • Importance of genetic testing of the patient for each family
  • How the CJD Support Group Network can help patients and families.
  • Question and Answer session

with Keynote Speaker – Professor Steven Collins

 

 

Additional information

Attendance

In Person at Liverpool Education & Research Centre including lunch at 12:30pm, via Zoom at 1pm

Event Details

Date: 17/05/2024

Start time: 12:30 p.m. AEST

End time: 03:30 p.m. AEST

Venue: Liverpool Education and Research Centre

Directions: Burnside Drive, Liverpool. Please park at Liverpool Hospital public parking P2 and walk over.

Email: contactus@cjdsupport.org.au