The International Alliance of ALS/MND Associations will host a one-day Allied Professionals Forum at the Westin Boston Waterfront, Boston, USA on 7 December 2017. This seminar, specifically for allied health and social care professionals, is held between the International Alliance Meeting (5-6 December) and the International Symposium on ALS/MND (8-10 December). The Allied Professionals Forum is an opportunity for health professionals
to share their experiences, knowledge and strategies of caring for people with ALS/MND with their international peers. This program promotes the exchange of information on good practice, practice updates and emerging issues.
KEY THEMES 2017
- Managing Cognitive Change
- Assistive Technology
- Promoting a Palliative Approach
- Models of Care
- Developing Resources for Families/Carers
- Therapeutic Interventions
The Call for Abstracts will be distributed on 1 April 2017. The deadline to receive abstracts will be 5 May 2017. More info available here.