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Nursing in Practice London 2012 presentation slides

Opening keynote speech: A new focus on public health: opportunities for nurses, midwives and AHPs
Professor Viv Bennett, DH Director of Nursing and Government's Principal Advisor on Public Health Nursing

Diabetic nephropathy in primary care
Dr David Strain, Peninsula Medical School, Exeter

Smoking cessation: minimum effort, maximum reward
Dr Alex Bobak, GPwSI in smoking cessation, Wandsworth Medical Centre, London

Hypercholesterolaemia: non-pharmacological treatments and the role of plant stanols
Dr Rosemary Leonard, General Practitioner and Media Medic

Energise for Excellence: Nurse-led quality and safety improvement
Michelle Mello, National Implementation Director, West Midlands Strategic Health Authority

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

Debbie Hicks, Diabetes Nurse Specialist

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

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

LGBT 'Pride in practice'
Dennis Baldwin, GP Project Manager, Lesbian and Gay Foundation

Innovation in blood glucose monitoring
Dr Sarah Jarvis, Richford Gate Primary Care Centre, London

Weight management for today's lifestyle: what works, what doesn't, and why?
Dr Ian Campbell MBE, Media Medic

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

Mental health: depression in teenagers
Iain Torrence, Clinical Nurse Specialist, The Child and Family Centre, Essex

Keynote speech: Primary care, nursing and commissioning
Ursula Gallagher, Network Lead, NHS Alliance and Borough Director and PEC Chair, NHS Ealing

Cancer: addressing the fear and fatalism
Gwen Kaplan and Gill Kilgour, Awareness Nurse Team Leaders, Cancer Research UK

Common issues for women's health in primary care
Dr Jill Shawe, Senior Research Associate UCL and Specialist SRH Nurse CNWL NHS Foundation Trust

Protecting travellers' health: making a difference
Dr Ron Behrens, Senior Lecturer, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Closing keynote: Facing the challenges of nursing in primary care
Andrea Spyropolous, President, RCN