Mrs Gillian Smith
Nurse & Paramedic
Northampton Genral Hospital, Northampton
Caring for Women with Endometriosis Module
The last module took place on 7th – 12th September 2015 at The Royal Surrey County Hospital RSCH and the University of Surrey. This six day course, accredited through the University was an intense week, ending with a fantastic presentation from every member of the group – consolidating their learning and journey.For more information about this year’s module please contact Wendy Mitchell firstname.lastname@example.org
RCN/BSGE Clinical Nurse Specialist Endometriosis CPD (continuing professional development) event
The first training session for Endometriosis Clinical Nurse Specialists took place at the Royal College of Nursing on Friday 20th November, with 43 nurses attending. The event which was a mixture of clinical lectures (Imaging, pain management and audit) and role development workshops, proved to be a huge success. The workshops and networking have provided the organising committees with the background information on which to base future training sessions and meetings.
13th Annual Nurse Hysteroscopy Meeting
This meeting took place at Bradford University on Friday March 4th 2016. There is a full report for the event in this issue.
Annual Scientific Meeting 2016
‘From shifting sands to firm foundations’.
17th May Endometriosis Nurses training day
A full programme is being organised with some exciting and interesting lectures including HRT and surgical menopause, CNS input/care of women following bowel resection, psychosexual counselling and chronic pain.
18th May Hysteroscopy Nurses breakout session
This session will reflect on development and improvement, including lectures about research, morcellation, neuropathic pain and group sessions around guidelines and service development. All in all it sounds like a meeting not to be missed!