The aim of the forum – “To share good practice across Europe”
All nurses, speech therapists, physiotherapists and occupational therapists providing ALS care in one of the ENCALS centres are very welcome to attend. You are warmly invited to join us to discuss practical care of people living with ALS/MND.
Call for abstracts
The programme will become available soon.
Registration for the Health Care practitioners/ Nurse forum is 50 pound per person. Registration will open February 2018.
The meeting is at the seminar room in the Said Business School in Oxford.
Participants are requested to share some experiences about their work and the organization of ALS/ MND care in their country. Please provide a quick overview to your colleagues from other countries – but feel free on how you do it. As an example, please find below the overview of the ALS nurses of St.Gallen, Switzerland.
Health care practitioners forum committee
The health care practitioners/ Nurse forum committee consists of:
- Judith Newton, National Nursing Lead for Motor Neurone Disease, Edinburgh, Scotland
- Jan Clarke, Consultant Nurse for MND, University College London Hospitals, UK
- Bea Goldman, ALS Care Counselling, ICU Nurse, Kantonsspital St. Gallen, Switzerland
- Helma Sommer, ALS Care Nurse, Clinical Study Coordinator, Kantonsspital St. Gallen, Switzerland