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Liverpool Programme

Liverpool 2019 Programme

We are pleased to release the agenda for Nursing in Practice Liverpool 2019.

Join us at your annual nursing event, taking place at the Britannia Adelphi Hotel on the 5th February.

You can earn up to  5.5 CPD hours from this event.


8:45 – 9:15

Registration and networking

9:15 – 9:25

Chair’s opening remarks

Marilyn Eveleigh, Independent Nurse Consultant and Advisory Board Member, Nursing in Practice

9:25 – 10:05

Why your community needs Captain Fearless and the Wheeze Monsters: children’s asthma re-imagined

  • Why it takes a community to raise a child with asthma.
  • What is an asset and strength-based approach to children’s asthma?
  • Using behavioural science: why group consultations should be ‘asthma parties’.

Heather Henry,  Nurse Entrepreneur, Owner, Brightness Management, Founder, BreathChamps and BreathStars @heatherhenry4 @BreathChamps

10:05 – 10:45

Updates in treatments for individuals with type 2 diabetes

Industry sponsorship in progress

10:45 – 11:15

Exhibition and networking

11:15 – 11:55

Flu vaccinations: A 2019 update

Industry sponsorship in progress

11:55 – 12:35

Online services in primary care – what they mean for nurses and their patients

  • What online services are available in primary care?
  • What are the benefits of online services in primary care for all nurses and their patients?
  • How is your role and the care you provide affected by access to online services?
  • What/who is out there to help nurses learn and share best practice/ideas?

Jennie Smith, National Stakeholder and Nursing Networks Manager, Primary Care Digital Transformation team, NHS England @PatientOnline @JennieSmiith

Sponsored by  

12:35 – 13:35

Exhibition, networking and lunch

13:35 – 14:15

New NICE guidance on dementia

  • How dementia should be assessed and diagnosed.
  • Involving people living with dementia in decisions about their care.
  • Recommendations on helping carers to support people living with dementia.

Dr Richard Clibbens, Consultant Nurse, Trust Non-Medical Prescribing Lead, South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

14:15 – 14:55

Optimising quality of life for heart failure patients

  • Intervention and treatment options.
  • Understanding the impact of comorbidities.
  • Giving patients and carers the skills to self-monitor. 
14:55 – 15:20

Exhibition and networking

15:20 – 16:00

Managing depression in primary care

  • Recognition, assessment and initial management.
  • Psychosocial interventions, antidepressant treatment and local care pathways.
  • Continued care and relapse prevention.

Dr Maryanne Freer, Director, GP and primary care training, Charlie Waller Memorial Trust

16:00 – 16:45

Best practice management of chronic wounds

  • Choosing the correct treatment course for optimum patient outcomes.
  • Identifying and treating cause of wounds.
  • Holistic assessment and individualised care.

Clair Priestly, Tissue Viability Nurse Lead, Manchester Local Care Organisation (North Manchester)

16:45 Close of conference


*Please note, this information is correct at the current time. Cogora reserve the right to amend content without prior warning. 

**We would like to thank our exhibitors, sponsors and partners for supporting this meeting. This includes a number of pharmaceutical companies; including Chiesi Ltd, GSK,  Orion Pharma, Pfizer Ltd and Seqirus. These companies have only had input into their individual sessions on the programme where clearly labelled.