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Allied Team Training for Parkinson's

We can help you deliver quality Parkinson's care

Miami, FL – May 17-20, 2017 (3.5 days on site training

Chicago, IL – November 8-10, 2017 (2.5 days on site training)

Co-organized in collaboration with the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society


The National Parkinson Foundation is committed to working with healthcare professionals to improve the way care is delivered to families affected by Parkinson's disease. Through our newly revised signature program, Allied Team Training for Parkinson’s™ (ATTP™), medical professionals from diverse disciplines learn the best techniques in Parkinson's disease care through a dynamic team-based approach designed to deliver the right interprofessional, patient centered care at the right time throughout the continuum of care. This dynamic, interactive course features a combination of online courses and an intensive 3 day curriculum including:

  • CME/CEU credit for physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses and allied health professionals
  • Online educational prerequisites
  • Interactive case presentations & care planning with live patients
  • Discipline specific breakout sessions
  • Interdisciplinary team development sessions
  • Patient and caregiver panels
  • Individual and team planning for linking back to the workplace
  • Post training support

Who can benefit

The program currently targets the following nine professions for training:

  • Physicians
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Nurses
  • Physician Assistants
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Speech Language Therapists
  • Physical Therapists
  • Social Workers
  • Music Therapists (available for Miami program)

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About the Program
Program Details and Accreditation Information 
Faculty
Accomplishments
Statement of Need

Registration Fee for NPF ATTP:

  • $ 500 individual professional
  • $ 450 per person for teams of three or more

Registration rates include all sessions, course materials, lunch and breaks.

Registration

Registration will open November 1st, 2016.

Testimonials

“The training has and will continue to impact me and our team professionally. It has opened my eyes to new ideas and the need for more interdisciplinary care at all levels.”
Occupational Therapist

“There was an overwhelming wealth of information that was so comprehensive, research-based, multidisciplinary and communicated in an organized concise manner. Outstanding!”
Physical Therapist