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