The Regional Posture and Movement Service is pleased to offer this one-day course intended to expand and consolidate knowledge in assessment/management and the medical/surgical management options of children and young people with spasticity and dystonia.
The course is aimed at Consultants, Trainees, Associate Specialists, Physiotherapists,
Occupational Therapists, Orthotists and other professionals who manage children with posture and movement disorders. It will cover a comprehensive overview of Hereditary Spastic Paraparesis, recent advances in Intrathecal Baclofen Pump treatment, update on Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy, Upper Limb Rehabilitation Network, CPIP UK northeast network and Regional Posture and Movement Service.
Dr Anita Devlin, Dr Yasmin de Alwis, Dr Ki Pang, Helen Rowland from Great North Childrens’
Hospital Regional Posture and Movement service
Dr Marta Bertoli, Clinical Geneticist, Newcastle upon Tyne NHS Trust
Adult Neurorehabilitation Service, Walkergate Park
Orthopaedic Team, Newcastle upon Tyne NHS Trust
Dr Rajib Lodh and Intrathecal Baclofen Pump Team from LEEDS Teaching Hospital
Mr John Gooden and Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy MDT Team, LEEDS Teaching Hospital