Tuesday, 13 May 2014

ADP team host CPD event

UCLan was the venue as the Advancing Dysphagia Practice (ADP) team hosted its latest CPD event - 'Is patient experience paramount? Managing complexity in dysphagia – inter-professional perspectives.'

Around 120 delegates were in attendance as speakers from a variety of related areas of interest delivered presentations and took part in Question & Answer sessions.

ADP Co-Directors Dr Hazel Roddam & Hannah Crawford opened the event by introducing UCLan Distinguished Visitor Dr Paula Leslie from the University of Pittsburgh.The morning line-up was completed by Dr Heulwen Sheldrick of Bridgewater Community Trust and Dr Claude Regnard from St Oswald’s Hospice, Newcastle.

Dr Kate Reid, Head of Speech and Language Therapy at University Hospital, Birmingham, got the afternoon session underway, with Lindsey Collins (University of Bradford), Christian DeGoede (Royal Preston Hospital) and Helen Baxter (Tessellates Innovation Ltd) completing proceedings.

The ADP team would like to thank everyone who attended this excellent event. To view a selection of images from the day please click here.