Health care professional study day in Southampton

Our study day in Southampton offers the opportunity to update knowledge, learn new skills, network and share best practice.

Details

  • 8 May 2019
  • Holiday Inn Southampton Eastleigh, M3 Jct13, Leigh Road, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO50 9PG
  • 9am - 4.30pm

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Location

Agenda

9.00am Registration, coffee and exhibition viewing
9.30am Welcome and introductions
Nikki James, Integrated COPD Nurse Educator, Southampton General Hospital
9.40am BLF Professionals – Supporting you and your work
Erika Radford, Health care professional engagement manager, BLF & Judith Rogers, Editor, BLF
10.00am Session 1 – POC: Portable oxygen - Is proof of concept still needed?
Stephanie Mansell, Philips Healthcare Education
10.45am Tea, coffee and exhibition viewing
11.00 Session 2: The role of e-cigarettes in specialist stop-smoking services 
Dr Dunja Przulj, Queen Mary University of London
11.45 Session 3: Why Patients With COPD Require More Protein
Laura Walker, Locum Medical Affairs Advisor, Nutricia
12.30pm Lunch and networking
1.15pm Welcome back
Nikki James, Integrated COPD Nurse Educator, Southampton General Hospital
1.20pm Session 4: Task Force for lung health​
Lucy Bramwell, Policy and project manager, BLF
1.45pm Session 5: The impact of air pollution on health and wellbeing
Christabel Watts, Project manager, the Environment Centre, Southampton
2.30pm Session 6: What is happening to tuberculosis in the 21st century - should we be worried?
Dr Ben Marshall, Lead respiratory consultant, University Hospital Southampton
3.15pm Tea, coffee and exhibition viewing
3.30pm Session 7: Patients’ perspective  
Celia Farmer and Cheryl Lewington, Breathe Easy Hedge End
4pm Session 8: Singing for lung health 
Pauline McWilliams and choir
4.20pm Summary and close
Erika Radford, Health care professional engagement manager, BLF and Nikki James, Integrated COPD Nurse Educator, Southampton General Hospital

Thank you to Nikki James for helping to arrange this day. Our thanks also go to Philips for sponsoring this event. This event has also been supported through the purchase of exhibition stand space by GlaxoSmithKline and Chiesi. Please visit all our supporters during the breaks.