Health Professional Course - Allied Team Training for Parkinson's Disease (ATTP) - Course Program


The Health Professional Course – Allied Team Training for Parkinson’s Disease (ATTP)

San Diego, CA, USA - November 13-15, 2014

 

Course Program

Course Directors

Ruth Hagestuen, RN, MA
Irene Litvan, MD

Prerequisites to be completed online prior to arriving at on-site training:
  • Parkinson's Disease: Overview 120 minutes
  • Medical Management of Motor and Non-motor Symptoms
  • Interdisciplinary Care Teams: The Concept 30 minutes
  • NeuroPsychiatric Symptoms & Management 60 minutes


Online modules will be available one month before the on-site training event for viewing at your
convenience. Each online module is followed by a post-test which must be completed and credit
acknowledged prior to on-site registration.

Day 1
8:00-8:30 Registration opens at 8:00
8:30-8:45 NPF and MDS Welcome and Introductions
8:45-9:00

Building Capacity for Inter Professional Care in Parkinson's Disease

Ruth Hagestuen, RN, MA
National Parkinson Foundation ATTP Director

9:00-10:15

Medical Management of Parkinson's Disease (recap of online course)
Team Based Learning

John C. Morgan, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Movement and Cognitive Disorders Center
Department of Neurology
Medical College of Georgia
Georgia Regents University

10:15-10:30 Break
10:30-11:30 NeuroPsychiatric Symptoms & Management
J. Vincent Filoteo, PhD
Professional Director, Neuropsychological Associates
Department of Psychiatry, UCSD
Staff Psychologist, VA San Diego Healthcare System
11:30-12:30 Talking to Our Patients About Intimacy and Sexuality
An Interprofessional Opportunity
Sheila Silver, MA, DHS, ACS
12:30-13:15 Lunch
13:15-14:15 Parkinsonian Syndromes: PSP, MSA, CBD, VaP
Irene Litvan, MD
Tasch Endowed Professor in Parkinson's Disease Research
Director of the Movement Disorder Center, Univerisity of California, San Diego
14:15-15:15 Building Your Inter Professional Care Team / Network
Denise Kornegay, MSW
Associate Dean, Georgia Statewide Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) Network
Associate Professor, Family Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Regents University
15:15-15:30 Break
15:30-16:30 Panel of Patients with Early Stage PD
16:30-16:45 Program Evaluation

 

Day 2
8:30-10:15 Providing Inter Professional Care
Team-Based Learning
Denise Kornegay, MSW
10:15-10:30 Break
10:30-12:15 Discipline-specific assessment and treatment
  Occupational Therapy
Rick VandenDolder
Linda Tickle-Degnen
  Physical Therapy
Maria Walde-Douglas
  Speech-Language Pathology
Celia J. Bassich 
  Social Work
Elaine Book
  Nursing
Susan Heath
  Physicians, Physician Assistants & Nurse Practitioners
John C. Morgan
Sheila Silver
12:15-13:00 Lunch
13:00-14:45 Discipline-specific assessment and treatment
  Occupational Therapy
Rick VandenDolder
Linda Tickle-Degnen
  Physical Therapy
Maria Walde-Douglas
  Speech-Language Pathology
Celia Bassich
John Dean
  Social Work
Elaine Book
Sheila Silver
  Nursing
Susan Heath
  Physicians, Physician Assistants & Nurse Practitioners
John C. Morgan
Julie Carter
14:45-15:00 Break
15:00-15:45 Self-Management in Parkinson's Disease for Health Quality of Life
Linda Tickle-Degnen, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA
Professor, Department of Occupational Therapy
Director, Health Quality of Life Lab
School of Arts & Sciences, Tufts University
15:45-16:45 Panel of Persons with Parkinson's (Mid-Adv stage)
16:45-17:00 Program Evaluation

 

Day 3
8:30-9:30 Late Stage Issues for Family Caregivers
Julie Carter, ANP, Professor of Neurology
9:30-9:45 Break
9:45-11:45 Discipline Mixer / Round Robin
Faculty leader from each discipline (MD, RN, PT, OT, SLP, SW)*
11:45-12:30 Lunch
12:30-14:15 Discipline-specific assessment and treatment
  Occupational Therapy
Rick VandenDolder
Linda Tickle-Degnen
  Physical Therapy
Fay Horak
  Speech-Language Pathology
Celia Bassich
John Dean
  Social Work
Elaine Book
  Nursing
Susan Heath
  Physicians, Physician Assistants & Nurse Practitioners
Julie Carter
John C. Morgan
14:15-14:30 Break
14:30-15:30 Panel of Parkinson's Caregivers
15:30-16:15 Assessment and Treatment of Balance Problems
Fay Horak, PhD, PT
Professor of Neurology
Oregon Health and Science University
16:15-16:45 Linking back to the Workplace
Ruth Hagestuen, RN, MA
16:45-17:00 Closing and Program Evaluation


*Attendees from each discipline rotate to each faculty of other discipline for brief discussion of scope of
practice, unique contributions and complementarities as well as indications for referral.

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