Barnet Training Hub presents Facing Frailty MDT for clinicians is off to a great start

Barnet Training Hub is excited to announce series of education events designed to support colleagues working with the frail elderly started last week with an excellent session delivered by Dr Clifford Lisk, Consultant Geriatrician and Care Home Pharmacist Saijal Ladd on Polypharmacy.

There will be 13 virtual one hour training events covering a wide range of topics relevant to this area with input from local Geriatricians, North London Hospice and Barnet Local Authority.

The events will be interactive, highly practical and relevant to all medical, nursing and allied health professionals who are interested in this field or are keen to improve their skills.

We cordially invite you and your colleagues to the sessions.

The next event is on 24th November – No need to book. Please use this link to join.

The session is on Frailty delivered by Dr Bertfied.

Events:

All on at 1400-1500

24th November – Frailty – Dr Bertfield

8th December – Urinary incontinence – Dr Gluck

15th December – Mental health issues in elderly – Dr Gould

5th January – Bone Health – TBC

12th January – Mental Health issues in elderly (topic title TBC) – Dr Gould

26th January – Managing last days/weeks of life – North London Hospice

9th February – Mental Capacity – Barnet Local Authority

23rd February – Oral health – Dr Patel

2nd March – Weight loss + Nutrition TBC

23rd March – Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment – Dr Romain

6th April – Falls – Dr Harbinson TBC

20th April – Case based discussions, drawing together learning from previous sessions

Please share with your colleagues to attend.

Take a look at the programme page –Care Home MDT Educational Sessions – Facing Frailty | Barnet PCT Hub (barnetcepn.org.uk) for more information

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