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Allied Team Training for Parkinson's

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

Organized in collaboration with the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society

The Parkinson's 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

Join us in Chicago for our next three-day, on-site ATTP care training Nov. 8-10, organized in collaboration with the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society.

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About the Program

Program Details
Accreditation Information
Payment to Attend ATTP Chicago

Registration Fee for ATTP Chicago:

  • $450 per person (MDS members)
  • $500 per person (non-MDS members)
  • $400 per person (team of 3 or more representing at least 2 disciplines from the same facility)

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

Registration for ATTP Chicago includes one year of free MDS Associate membership for eligible non-members (those who are not already members of the MDS – this is a $100 value).

Travel grant application for MDS-Pan American Section (bursary form for qualifying attendees from outside the U.S.)

Registration: OPEN (Click to Register)


“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

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