Northampton 2017 Programme
Do not miss this annual opportunity to reflect and discuss your practice with your colleagues, and prepare for revalidation by accruing your required hours for participatory learning and CPD.
|8.45 – 9.20||Registration and exhibition|
|9.20 – 9.30||
Chair’s opening remarks
|9.30 – 10.10||
KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Contemporary issues facing nursing and health services across the UK
Dr Peter Carter, OBE, Independent Healthcare Consultant and Former Chief Executive, Royal College of Nursing
Chair: Marilyn Eveleigh, Independent Nurse Consultant and Advisory Board Member, Nursing in Practice
Chair: Corrine Lang, Lead Nurse Practitioner, Abbey Medical Practice
|10.15 – 10.55||
Achieving HbA1c targets is a challenge: How can SGLT2 inhibitors help you manage type 2 diabetes?
Gwen Hall, Independent Diabetes Specialist Nurse
Supported by Janssen
Reviewing the treatment options for psoriasis
Carla Renton, Information and Communications Manager, Psoriasis Association
|10.55 – 11.30||
Exhibition and networking
|11.30 – 12.10||
Optimising quality of life for heart failure patients
Claire Eyles, Heart Failure Nurse Specialist, Northampton General Hospital
Impact and effectiveness of national immunisation programmes
David Green, Nurse Consultant – Immunisations, Immunisation, Hepatitis and Blood Safety Dept, National Infection Service, Public Health England
Managing urinary incontinence in women
Nicola Bianchi, Clinical Manager Continence Service, City Health Clinic
Managing the resurgence of bacterial STIs
Malikha McDonald, Sexual Health Trainer and Communications Specialist
|12:55 – 13:55||Exhibition, networking and lunch|
|13.55 – 14.35||
Mental health in patients with learning disabilities
Martin Bollard, Associate Head of School (Research), School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health, Coventry University
|14.35 – 15.00||Exhibition and networking|
|15.00 – 15.40||
Understanding sepsis: What’s new and what’s different?
Nicola Shoebridge, Sepsis Nurse, University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire
Emma Evans, Sepsis Nurse, University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire
|15.40 – 16.20||
Obesity: Is emotional eating the missing link?
Jen Nash, Clinical Psychologist and Chartered Associate Fellow, British Psychological Society, Editorial Board Member, Journal of Diabetes Nursing
|16.20||Close of conference
*Please note that this is a draft agenda and subject to change
**We would like to thank our exhibitors for supporting this meeting. Unless stated in the programme, they have had no input into the agenda, speaker selection or content.
***GSK have not influenced the agenda on this programme.