PSP/CBD Information Day – Book now to ensure a place

Want to learn more about PSP or CBD? This is the place to be-

 10.30- 11.00       Registration

 11.00 – 11.05    Welcome and Opening Address

 Ms. Caroline Dooley Martyn.  Chairperson PSPA Ireland

 11. 05 – 11.10     Introduction – Meeting Chairperson 

 Dr. Séan O’Dowd. Consultant Neurologist, Tallaght University Hospital.

 Theme Lead for Atypical Parkinsonian Syndromes, ERN (European Reference Network) TUH.  Clinical Lead, National Rare Disease Office.  Director, PSPA Ireland.

 11.10 – 11.40      General Update on PSP/CBS and Leinster Tauopathy Study

 Dr. Shane Lyons, Meath Foundation Neurology Fellow Tallaght University Hospital (TUH)

11.40 – 12.10       Speech and Swallow Issues in PSP/CBS and Dysphagia in Atypical Parkinsonian 

                             Syndromes  (APS) Study 

                                 Ms. Eadaoin Flynn.  Clinical Specialist Speech and Language Therapist and PhD 

                             Candidate  Tallaght University Hospital (TUH)

12.10 – 12.20      Break 

12.20 – 12.50      Physiotherapy Interventions in PSP/CBS

                                 Ms. Anne Belton.  Clinical Specialist Neurophysiotherapist  

12.50 – 13.20       The role of Palliative Medicine in PSP/CBS  

                 Dr. Noreen O’Shea. Neuropalliative Fellow , Tallaght University Hospital

13.20 – 13.40      Q & A

Booking essential.

 Please book early as ticket are limited : Tel 0873821377

About PSPA Ireland

PSPA Ireland is the national support organisation for people affected by the neurodegenerative brain diseases: Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP) and Corticobasal Degeneration (CBD).
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