9th National Gastrointestinal Nursing Conference

Best practice for improving quality of life

Session 1 9:00AM - 10:40AM
Chair: Jennie Burch, Head of GI Nurse Education, St Mark’s Hospital 

Session 2 11:10AM - 12:50PM
Chair: Gerri Mortimore, Senior Lecturer, University of Derby 

Session 3 1:50PM - 3:30PM
Chair: Sarah Marshall, Clinical Programme Manager, St Mark’s Bowel Cancer Screening Centre 

Session 4 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Chair: Stacey Munnelly, Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust 

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM


9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Classifying and describing peristomal skin complications

Wendy Osborne, Clinical Lead Ostomy, Continence and Bowel Management,, Coloplast

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

10:00 AM - 10:40 AM

Industry Sponsored Session - Sponsored by Galapagos

10:40 AM - 11:10 AM

Morning Break

11:10 AM - 11:40 AM

12:10 PM - 12:50 PM

Being an IBD clinical nurse specialist in the NHS: challenges, stressors and coping mechanisms - Sponsored by Tillotts

Professor Lesley Dibley, Professor of Qualitative Nursing Research, University of Greenwich

Isobel Mason, Gastro Nurse Consultant, Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

12:50 PM - 1:50 PM


1:50 PM - 2:20 PM

2:20 PM - 2:50 PM

2:50 PM - 3:30 PM

Reassessing value in IBD services: clinical freedom and shared decision-making for optimal care - Sponsored by Janssen

Lisa Younge, Nurse Consultant , St Mark's Hospital, London

Angela Chana, Gastroenterology Pharmacist, St Mark’s Hospital

After attending this symposium, you should be able to:
  • Understand what ‘value’ in the NHS and to patients means
  • Apply this understanding to enable clinical freedom and enhance shared decision making
  • Support patients to receive optimal care

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Afternoon Break

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM