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MND Phenotypes | Health Professionals Webinar

The MND Victoria Health Professionals Webinar Series will provide an overview of a variety of topics relevant for those health professionals working with people living with MND. It is also suitable for those wanting to increase their knowledge on MND.

2:00PM - 3:15PM Tuesday 15th February 2022

‘MND Phenotypes’ with Neurologist Matthew Ligtermoet. Topics will include:

- MND Phenotypes

- MND Onset

- MND Trajectory

- Frequently Asked Questions for Neurologists 

This year the webinar series will include time for a detailed presentation and 15 minutes for audience questions. We look forward to hearing from those attending. 

Matt is a Consultant Neurologist at the Progressive Neurological Disease Clinic at Bundoora Extended Care Centre (Northern Health).

Matt completed his undergraduate training at the University of Melbourne in 2007 and subsequently undertook specialist training in Neurology at the Alfred hospital and Monash Medical Centre in Melbourne. This was followed by a clinical fellowship in Movement Disorders and Neuroimmunology at Alfred Health, gaining fellowship of the Royal Australian College of Physicians in 2016.  Matt has an interest in Neuroimmunology including the diagnosis and management of conditions such as Motor Neuron Disease (MND) and related conditions. 

We are very fortunate to have Matt presenting on MND and look forward to him sharing his knowledge with us. If you have any particular questions for Matt please email us at info@mnd.org.au as we will try our best to include information as requested.

The 2022 MND Victoria Health Professionals Webinar Series will include the following:

Webinar 1: MND Phenotypes, February

Webinar 2: MND & Saliva Management, April

Webinar 3: MND & Physical Activity, June 

Webinar 4: MND & Cognition, July

Webinar 5: MND & Neck Weakness, August