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Nursing in Practice Birmingham Event - 17th November 2009

Primary care in the 21st century - a perfect storm?Rosemary Cook CBE, Director, The Queen's Nursing Institute

Improving asthma control - the central role of the asthma review
Christine Ennor, Respiratory Care Lead Practice Nurse, Ferndown and Education for Health Regional Trainer

Women's Health
Dr Anthony Parsons, Consultant Gynaecologist, University Hospitals of Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust

Disease awareness in type 2 diabetes
Fiona Kirkland, Consultant Nurse for Diabetes, South Staffordshire Primary Care Trust

Domestic Violence including its relationship to child abuse
Tony McIlwee, RGN, Nurse Prescriber

Effective weight management: A behavioural approach
Lyndel Costain, Registered Dietitian

Tele-Health - Making a difference in long term condition management
Lyndsey Workman - Service Delivery Manager
Rachael Bethel - Clinical Team Leader / Coach
Amanda Cooper - Clinical Team Leader / Coach

Is the PSA (prostate specific antigen) test the best way to detect prostate cancer?
Sarah Porch, Head of Services, The Prostate Cancer Charity

Diets and behaviours in the prevention and management of child obesity
Alison Shepherd, Nurse Tutor, Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, King's College London

Real-life effectiveness of antimalarial drugs: New data on UK travellers
Carolyn Driver, Independent Travel Health and Immunisation Specialist Nurse