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Nursing in Practice Birmingham 2012 presentation slides

Here are the slide presentations from the Birmingham 2012 Nursing in Practice Event in PDF format for you to download and view at your leisure:

Hilary Garratt, Interim Head of Nursing; Nurse Commissioning & Health Improvement

Current challenges in the management of people with type 2 diabetes
- the right treatment choice for the right patient

Jill Hill, Diabetes Nurse Consultant, Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Trust

Smoking cessation: helping smokers to choose to quit
Dr Alex Bobak, GPwSI in smoking cessation, Wandsworth Medical Centre, London

Scar management in skincare
Kirsty Mawhinney, Bio-Oil Training and Congress Manager

Innovation in blood glucose monitoring
Craig Cotterill, Paeds DSN, Walsall Manor Hospital
Joe Myatt, DSN, Walsall Manor Hospital

Managing childhood atopic eczema - supporting children and parents in primary care
Julie Van Onselon, Independent Dermatology Nurse, Oxford

Probiotics: application of the science for nurses
Alison Burton Shepherd, Tutor in Nursing, Florence Nightingale School of Nursing

Diabetic nephropathy
Dr Wasim Hanif, Diabetes Consultant University Hospitals,

Dietary approaches to bone health
Dr Carrie Ruxton, Bone Health Information Panel

Managing brief interventions for obesity in primary care
Dr Deborah Lycett, Doctor in Behavioural Medicine, University of Birmingham

Afternoon keynote speech
Lucy Gaskell, Actor and Women's Aid Supporter
Dr Jackie Barron, Research and Policy Officer, Women's Aid

Engaging people with learning disabilities in their healthcare pathways
Garry Diack, Senior Lecturer, Department of Nursing CPD team, Manchester Metropolitan University

Up-to-date guidance on how to treat hypothyroidism
Kristien Boelaert, Senior Clinical Lecturer and Consultant Endocrinologist