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Bournemouth Programme

Bournemouth Programme

We are now pleased to release the agenda for Nursing in Practice Liverpool 2018, your annual nursing event that will be taking place at the Liverpool Britannia Adelphi Hotel l on the 7th February with a brand new programme of educational and insightful seminars.

You can earn up to  5 CPD hours from this event.

Don’t miss your chance to attend – register today!

8:45 – 9:20

Registration and networking

9:20 – 9:30

Chair’s opening remarks

Chair: Elaine Spencer, Nurse Governing Body Member, Dorset CCG

9:30 – 10:10

Achieving HbA1c targets is a challenge: How can SGLT2 inhibitors help you manage type 2 diabetes?

  • Current treatment options for patients.
  • Comparing SGLT2 inhibitors with sulphonylureas and DPP4 inhibitors.
  • Practical case studies.

Dr Adie Viljoen, Consultant Chemical Pathologist, Hertfordshire

Supported by NAPP Diabetes

10:10 – 10:55

Outlining the latest developments in the NHS breast screening programme

  • Identifying the eligible population.
  • Advantages and disadvantages of self-examination.
  • The screening service moving forward.

Stella Campbell, Consultant Radiographer, Dorset Breast Screening Unit, Poole Hospital


10:55– 11:30

Exhibition and networking

11:30 – 12:15

Managing urinary incontinence in women

  • Risk factors and primary care assessment tools.
  • Stress, urge or mixed?
  • Outlining the available therapy options.

Stephen Miles, Clinical Nurse Specialist – Team Lead, Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust, Past chair, RCN Continence Care Forum Committee, Past chair, Southern Counties Continence Forum

12:15 – 13:00

Hot topics in immunisation

  • Recent developments in the routine childhood immunisation programme.
  • What new with flu?
  • Shingles and pneumococcal immunisation in the elderly.

David Green, Nurse Consultant, Public Health England

13:00 – 14:00

Exhibition, networking and lunch

14:00 – 14:45

 Alcohol use disorders in primary care: How much is too much?

  • Discussing alcohol problems in the primary care consultation.
  • Setting goals for reducing alcohol consumption.
  • Managing alcohol related psychiatric  and physical complications.

Sarah Jarvis, Lead Nurse and Non-Medical Prescriber, Change, Grow, Live

14:45 – 15:10 Exhibition and networking
15:10 – 15:55

Promoting best practice in asthma management

  • NICE recommendations vs. BTS guidelines – how do they compare?
  • The potential of new therapies.
  • Defining the target population for new treatments.

Natalie Harper, Respiratory Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Dorset County Hospital, Executive Committee Member, Association of Respiratory Nurse Specialists, Regional Trainer, Education for Health


15:55 – 16:40

‘Think sepsis’ in the community

  • Identifying the risk factors for sepsis.
  • ‘Think sepsis’ to promote early recognition and diagnosis.
  • Managing a person with suspected sepsis in the community.

Anne Hunt, Sepsis Lead Nurse, East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust


16:45 Close of conference

*Please note that this programme is subject to change,

**We would like to thank our exhibitors for supporting this meeting. These include Boehringer Ingelheim, Chiesi, MSD, NAPP, Orion and Pfizer. Unless stated in your programme, they have had no input into the agenda, speaker selection or content.