RHN Clinical PDOC Conference 2024

25 Jun 2024 9:00 am - 4:30 pm Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability

Tuesday 25 June 2024

Are you passionate about advancing patient care and exploring developments in the field of PDOC (Prolonged Disorders of Consciousness)?

Join us at the RHN’s Clinical Conference, where expert clinicians will share insights, innovations, and practical approaches to PDOC management.

This day is a great networking opportunity to exchange ideas and connect with professionals, clinical researchers, and healthcare practitioners.

The focus of the day will be about the clinical reality of providing management and care for this patient population across the clinical pathway.

Our speakers will include:

  • Dr Ashraff Ali – Medical Consultant, RHN
  • Dr Stephen Ashford – Consultant Physiotherapist and Honorary Reader, London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust
  • Dr Lloyd Bradley – Consultant in Rehabilitation Medicine, RHN
  • Dr Raymond Carson – Consultant in Rehabilitation Medicine, National Rehabilitation Hospital, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin
  • Teresa Clark – Consultant Physiotherapist, RHN
  • Dr Sarah Crawford – Consultant Clinical Psychologist, RHN
  • Dr Andrew Hanrahan – Consultant in Neuro-rehabilitation, RHN
  • Gemma Jones – Clinical Lead SLT for Critical Care and lead SLT for tracheostomy team, Cardiff and Vale UHB
  • Emma Lever – Clinical Lead Speech and Language Therapist, Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust
  • Dr Catherine O’Mahony – Clinical Fellow, RHN
  • Erin Probert – Clinical Lead Speech and Language Therapist, Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability
  • Amy Pundole – Clinical Lead Speech and Language Therapist, Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability
  • Louise Thompson – Advanced Occupational Therapist, Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust
  • Lucy Van Der Neut – Occupational Therapist, RHN
  • Nicki Wimberley – Specialist SLT for Major Trauma, Cardiff and Vale UHB

Call for posters

If you would like to present a poster at the conference, please send us an abstract of 50-200 words prior to booking and we will be in touch. Submission deadline is 24 May 2024.

If your unit would like to present more than one poster, we are delighted to offer a second ticket free of charge!

Cost: £180 early bird rate until 30 April 2024, £200 standard rate

Includes resources and lunch/refreshments

Register here
Programme

For more information and registration please call 020 8780 4500 ext 5141 or email institute@rhn.org.uk.