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Date and Time

Wed, 16th Oct 2019, 12:00pm

to Wed, 16th Oct 2019, 4:30pm


Double Tree Hotel
One Piccadilly Place
1 Auburn St
Manchester M1 3DG

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You are invited to join us for this ‘masterclass’ aimed at Directors of Nursing, Heads of Midwifery and Senior Nurse Leaders.

During the Masterclass we will share with you:

• How genomics is changing the face of healthcare and what this means for nurses & midwives
• Exceptional genomics related work that nurses and midwives are leading across North-West
• Stories and case studies from nurses and midwives who will tell us how they have led or influenced service transformation to change care, diagnosis and treatment for people and their families
• A story from a carer who will describe the difference genomics has made to their experience of treatment and care
• News of the forthcoming NHS England Nursing & Midwifery-led Genomics Collaborative Programme, and how you can get involved.

Key speakers feature experts in the field of genomics and nursing/midwifery:

Professor Mark Radford,
Director of Nursing, Deputy Chief Nurse,
NHS England & NHS Improvement

Professor Janice Sigsworth,
Chief Nurse at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

Dr Anneke Seller,
Scientific Director, Health Education England

Angela Douglas MBE,
Deputy Chief Scientific Officer, NHS England

CHAIRED BY Kathy Murphy, Director of Nursing and Midwifery, Saint Marys Hospital, Manchester

To book your place or to find out more about the event please email the team.

Download the latest Agenda here.