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Nursing in Practice BIRMINGHAM 2010 presentation slides

Keynote Speech
Jim Blair, Nurse Ambassador, NICE
Mark Salmon, Programme Director, Engagement and Management NHS Evidence

So you think asthma has been sorted?
Natalie Harper, Clinical Trainer, Education for Health

An update in Long Acting Reversible Contraception
Shelley Mehigan, Lead Nurse for the Sexual Health Service, East Berkshire

Domestic violence - the role of primary care nurses
Jacqui Kilburn, National Training Centre Manager, Women's Aid

Type 2 diabetes: the use of GLP-1 receptor agonists
John Laverty, Clinical Lead in Diabetes, Wolverhampton City, PCT

The role of 'nurses in practice' in the NHS antenatal and newborn screening programmes
Sharon Hodgkiss, Regional Antenatal & Child Health Screening Lead, NHS Westmidlands
Joanne Harcombe, National Education Lead, UK National Screening Committee, English Programmes
Jill Walker, Regional Antenatal/Child Health Screening Manager, NHS Yorkshire & the Humber

Mobile Health Worker
Coleen Milligan, Community Information Project Manager; Kathy Drayton, National Clinical Lead for Mobile Working, Department of Health

Elderly patients and flu - a special case
Dr George Kassianos, General Practitioner, Bracknell, Berkshire

Newer therapies in type 2 diabetes
Jill Hill, Diabetes Nurse Consultant, NHS Birmingham East and North

Fever in babies - the role of ibuprofen
Trevor Gore, Sales Development Controller, Reckitt Benckiser (UK) Ltd

Online weight management: can our patients byte their way to success?
Lyndel Costain B.Sc.RD, Specialist Weight Management Dietitian, Birmingham

Obesity: why compliance to a diet is so challenging in certain situations
Mandy Cassidy, Psychotherapist, Independent Consultant

Quality of Life in Care Homes
Annie Stevenson, Director Integration In Care and Project lead My Home Life London, Integration In Care

Soak and Smooth to Soothe with Oilatum: a guide to treating childhood eczema
Julie Van Onselen, Independent Dermatology Nurse and Dermatology Nurse, JVO Consultancy-education in dermatology and Oxon PCT