Other Events

 


MASTER CLASS: SKILLS FOR WORKING WITH COUPLES

Friday 27 February 2015

 

Venue:            The Education and Conference Centre, Stewart’s Grove, London SW3 6JJ

Audience:        Healthcare Professionals supporting patients with sexual difficulties after a cancer diagnosis

Price:              £120.00

Aims:             

This learn and share event is designed to enhance your skills of working with patients and their partners looking at sexuality, sexual relationships and intimacy. It is suitable for all healthcare professionals working with patients who are experiencing an impact on their sexual relationship arising from illness / treatment. Interactive workshops and small groups will enable skills development as well as case discussion. On completion of the day you will have tried out some of these skills to enable you to introduce these practices into your work.

Download programme and printable booking form (PDF)

For further information on this event please click here

 

AN UPDATE ON THE EFFECTS OF PROSTATE CANCER TREATMENTS ON BLADDER, BOWEL and ERECTILE FUNCTION

Friday 13 March 2015

 

Venue:              The Royal Marsden Conference Centre, Stewart’s Grove, London, SW3 6JJ

Audience:         Healthcare professionals with particular interest in caring for the patient with continence and erectile issues following treatment for prostate cancer

Price:                £80 – non POGP members

                         £40 – POGP members

Aim:                

To increase awareness of management of the treatment effects of prostate cancer and help to improve patient experience.

Download programme and printable booking form (PDF)

To register for this event or to view further information please click here


Optimising Prostate Cancer Diagnostics

Wednesday 25 and Thursday 26 March 2015


Location:   Guy’s Hospital, London

Registration:  Secure your place here

Website:       www.guysandstthomasevents.co.uk

Are you involved in the diagnosis of prostate cancer and with conducting TP biopsies?

This highly practical two day course provides an update on the use of mp MRI transperineal and transrectal biopsies in prostate diagnostics.

Relevant to consultants, registrars, nurse practitioners, pathologists, radiologists and theatre nurses, delegates should leave with an insight into the future of precision prostate diagnostics and treatments.

 
Course highlights:

  • Live cases of Transperineral Sector Biopsy with expert commentary and guidance
  • The principles of pathological processing and reporting MRI and transperineal biopsies in clinical practice
  • Hands-on experience of biopsy techniques with a range of different transperineal and transrectal fusion
  • Faculty of experts led by Consultant Urologists Mr Rick Popert and Mr Ben Challacombe
  • CPD points awarded 

For further information and to register your place online please visit www.guysandstthomasevents.co.uk


ACA Annual Conference and Exhibition 2015

4th and 5th June 2015, Hilton Brighton Metropole

ACA_2015_270x430.jpgFollowing a hugely successful conference in Birmingham which again was sold out, we are delighted to
announce that ACA Annual Conference and Exhibition will be held on the 4th and 5th June 2015 at the Hilton Brighton Metropole.

The theme of this year's programme is Combatting Challenges to Continence across the Age Span which will focus on contemporary continence issues affecting people of all ages and their families and the staff who work with them.

There will also be an extensive exhibition which will feature over 50 companies offering new innovative products and practical solutions.

To secure your place at conference please visit the registration website and book today!

The comprehensive programme has been designed based on previous delegate feedback and will tackle contemporary issues affecting those working within continence care. Programme highlights include:

  • The Future of Continence Services
  • Urology in Transition
  • Consent Through The Ages
  • Ketamine
  • Post Natal Bowel and Bladder Dysfunction
  • CAUTI Reduction
  • IBS and Diet
  • Bowel Medication
  • Perspective and Managing Long Term Catheter Use
  • Supra-pubic Catheters: A Practical Guide

To view the full programme and to register please visit the conference website.

For more information about the Association for Continence Advice visit: www.aca.uk.com 

For Clinical Nurse Specialists: 
An Update on the Management of Advanced Prostate Cancer

Friday 12th December 2014, 09.45 – 16.15
The Thistle, Marble Arch, Bryanston Street, London W1H 7EH

Provided by:
British Uro-oncology Group (BUG) 
British Association of Urological Nurses (BAUN)

You are invited to register free of charge for this meeting by following the link below – we hope you will be able to join us.

http://www.bug.uk.com/bug-baun2014.php