Free Information Events and Centre of Excellence Award Ceremonies  

Why not come along to a Paget's educational event organised by a Centre of Excellence? The event will include presentation of the Paget's Association Centre of Excellence award by Professor Roger Francis.

Information Events and Award Ceremonies coming up:

SALFORD: The Department of Rheumatology at Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust will be officially recognised as a Paget’s Association Centre of Excellence. There will also be talks on aspects of Paget's disease (see the agenda below).
Date: Tuesday 28th March 2017. Time:  6pm - 7pm. Venue: Humphrey Booth Lecture Theatre 1, Mayo Building, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, Salford.       
Director: Professor Terry O’Neill - Professor of Rheumatology & Clinical Epidemiology, University of Manchester & Honorary Consultant Rheumatologist, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

The Agenda:
6pm Welcome and Introduction - Professor Terence O’Neill
6.05 Update on Paget’s Disease - Professor Terence O’Neill
6.25 Imaging in Paget’s Disease - Dr Jonathan Harris
6.35 Questions
6.45 The Paget’s Association - Diana Wilkinson
6.50 Presentation of Centre of Excellence Award - Professor Roger Francis
7pm Close

CARDIFF and LLANDOUGH 
The Bone Clinic at Cardiff and Vale University Health Board will be officially recognised as a Paget's Association Centre of Excellence. There will also be talks on aspects of Paget's disease (see the agenda below).
Date: Friday 28th April 2017
Time: 2:15pm to 4:30pm
Venue: Lecture Theatre 3, Education Centre, First Floor Academic Building, University Hospital Llandough, Penlan Road, Penarth, CF64 2XX
If you would like to attend please telephone 0161 7994646.
Director: Dr Mike Stone - Consultant Physician and Director of Bone Research Unit

The agenda will include:
- An introduction to Paget’s disease.
- The effects of Paget’s disease on the individual
- Treatment
- Pain management
- History of the Bone Clinic in relation to the Paget’s service
- Presentation of the Paget’s Association Centre of Excellence Award

To book a place or register your interest in an event, either use the Contact form or telephone 0161 799 4646. You may be interested in our main event this year - please scroll down for details.

Follow this link to find out how hospitals and universities apply to become a UK Paget's Association Centre of Excellence.

Paget's Association Information Day

21st September 2017 - Manchester
Venue: St Thomas Centre, Ardwick Green North, Manchester, M12 6FZ. St Thomas Centre is within easy reach of Manchester city centre and Piccadilly station.
Time: 09:30 – 15:30  To book download the: Manchester Paget's Booking Form
Whilst these events are aimed at those with Paget’s disease, their families and carers, health professionals and researchers are encouraged to attend. Lunch will be provided.
The event is taking place at the St Thomas Centre, Manchester. The Centre is a renovated Grade 2 listed Georgian church - the third oldest church in Manchester. The building is home to the Greater Manchester Centre for Voluntary Organisation who manage the ground floor conference centre. 
You will find full details here when they are available. You can use the Contact form to enquire, book a free place or register your interest in an event.