BIOS Stroke and Neuro Rehabilitation SIG Study Day
Wednesday 17th January 2018
Humphrey booth lecture Theatre, Salford Royal Hospital
08.30 - 09.00 Registration and coffee
09.00 - 09.15 Welcome and Introduction
09.15 - 10.00 Professor Pippa Tyrrell (Professor of Stroke Medicine) - Overview of stroke rehab services and importance of orthoptics / vision assessment.
10.00 - 10.30 Ms Rachel McKay (Research Student)- Persistent visual impairment in people with multiple sclerosis.
10.30 - 11.15 Coffee / networking / Speak to the expert
11.15 - 11.45 Dr Lauren Hepworth (Research Orthoptist) – Using Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) for Visual Impairment related to Acquired Brain Injury and a Stroke Research Update.
11.45 - 12.15 Scott Ballard-Ridley (Stroke Review Co-ordinator – Stroke Association) – Experiences of visual impairment after stroke/ Stroke Association support available
12.15 – 12.45 Brag and steel – short presentations on service development / case reports – three 10 min presentations from members
12.45 - 13.45 Lunch / networking
13.45 - 15.00 Dr Viki Teggart (Clinical Neuropsychologist)- Cognitive rehabilitation workshop. This full afternoon workshop will consider a range of approaches to the rehabilitation of cognitive difficulties after stroke and how cognitive rehab can be embedded into a whole team approach to enhance the way orthoptists work to support people after stroke
15.00 – 15.30 Coffee
15.30 – 16.30 Cognition workshop (continued)
16.30 Close of meeting
Please book via the BIOS website or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information