Gynaecological Cancer Symptom Management

Gynaecological Cancer Symptom Management
Online From £249 + VAT 5 Hours
Online Course
Fri 19 Jul 2024 09:30-16:00

Created for Gynae Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialists, this tailor-made education will walk you through the symptoms and signs of gynaecological cancer. By focusing on real-world case study examples, this practical course will boost your symptom assessment skills, build your understanding of fertility support and enable you to manage complex conditions.

Take advantage of a new special offer where if you book 3 places, you can get the 4th for free!

Recognise the symptoms and signs: deciding on the right course of action

Discover, determine and develop the best symptom management strategies for your patients. Grow your knowledge and cultivate new tools:

  •     Transform your practice through NICE recommendations
  •     Take the right steps to execute a robust symptom assessment process
  •     Deep dive into specific symptoms associated with gynaecological cancers
  •     Facilitate conversations about fertility with patients to achieve their familial goals
  •     Remove barriers to managing complex conditions and symptoms
  •     Benchmark and update your clinical practice by exploring common challenges

Developed with convenience in mind: join this NHS online course remotely

Take away useful techniques and new skills to use in your day-to-day work routine:

  •     Evidenced based examples: engage with and learn from your expert trainer
  •     Interactive presentations: ask your questions and have them answered concisely
  •     Closed room discussions: benchmark and engage with your fellow attendees
  •     Agreed action plan: leave the study day with the confidence to make changes

This course is available for in-house training

Available as a bespoke course to teams of 30+ people. Please do contact us if you would like this training delivered exclusively to your team, with the content developed to drill into the specific needs of your service. Please email Sarah Kemm or call 01732 897788 for further details.

9:30
Join, technical support and instructions
10:00
Chair’s opening remarks
Michelle Winser, Gynaecology Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
Boosting your symptom assessment skills
10:10
Improving assessment approaches for women with suspected gynaecological cancers
  • Recognising symptoms of womb cancer: understanding common and uncommon symptoms
  • Enhancing assessment skills for women presenting in your gynaecological assessment unit
  • Case study: exploring the care pathway for women presenting with post-menopausal bleeding
11:00
Questions and answers Michelle Winser
Fertility support
11:10
Interactive discussion: Conducting difficult conversations about fertility
  • How do you approach conversations about fertility? What would you like to improve?
  • How do you maintain conversations about fertility during treatment? Who do you signpost to?
11:30
Screen break
11:40
Improving fertility support for patients who haven’t completed their families
  • Practical skills to better manage conversations with patients about their fertility
  • Exploring different fertility options with patients to enable effective family planning
  • Creating a holistic care pathway: connecting with psychological services to support patients
12:30
Questions and answers Michelle Winser
12:40
Lunch time screen break
Managing cancer co-morbidities
1:30
Enabling effective nurse-led management and monitoring of women with complex conditions
  • Managing bowel obstruction for patients undergoing treatment for gynaecological cancer
  • Creating an effective care pathway for people fitted with stomas
  • Managing pain: how to have effective conversations about pain and exploring treatment options
2:20
Questions and answers Michelle Winser
2:30
Screen break
2:40
Interactive discussion: Which symptoms do you struggle to work with?
  • What conditions do you need further support with?
  • What is your challenge when working with that patient group?
3:00
Case study: Managing the complexities of ovarian cancer to improve patient outcomes
  • Understanding the complexities in managing ovarian cancer symptoms
  • Investigating ovarian cancer in younger patients: how can we improve care outcomes?
  • Exploring cancer alliance guidelines: how do they integrate with NICE guidelines?
3:50
Questions and answers Michelle Winser
4:00
Final remarks and close of the day

First-hand speaker experiences

A unique forum, sensitively delivered and packed with examples of best practice, novel ideas and expert advice from Michelle Winser, Clinical Nurse Specialist Gynaecological Oncology, Gynaecological Cancers at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust.

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Michelle Winser

Clinical Nurse Specialist Gynaecological Oncology, Gynaecological Cancers
Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

Expected attendees

Come together with like-minded gynae-oncology professionals and learn how to recognise and manage the impact that the treatment of gynaecological cancers can have on your patients. Specially crafted to support the work of Gynaecology Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialists, this online course is an essential day for:

  • Gynaecological Nurses
  • Clinical Nurse Specialists and Lead Nurses
  • Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologists

If you have a team that is 30 people or more, you can have a bespoke workshop delivered online to your team alone. Please contact Sarah Kemm or telephone 01732 897788.

Past attendee feedback

Following on from the extremely well received online course ‘Progressing your Gynae-Oncology Service’ held in July 2022 and was described by attendees as:

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"Great to see what other sites are doing and getting ideas to help improve our services"
- West Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust
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"Very interesting speakers great to network"
- University Hospitals Sussex NHS Foundation Trust
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"Really well organised and great content. Very informative and a great way in meeting other people and sharing ideas and experiences. A great networking opportunity"
- Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
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“All topics covered extremely well. A lot to think about and take away to hopefully improve the service our patients receive”
- University Hospitals Sussex NHS Foundation Trust
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“The whole day was excellent”
- Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust
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“Day flowed so well, well done!”
- University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

Pricing structure

  • £249+VAT (Nurses and Allied Health Professionals)
  • £399+VAT (Consultants, Junior Doctors, Academic Doctors and GPs)
  • Group discount - 4 places for the price of 3 (lowest priced place free)

You or a colleague can claim the group NHS discount, for booking four places across this and any other subsequent event, providing the same pricing structure applies. Click here to view the full list of up coming events.

For group bookings of five or more people, please email Leonna Beadle or call Leonna 01732 897788.

This course is available for in-house training 

Available as a bespoke course to teams of 30+ people. Please do contact us if you would like this training delivered exclusively to your team, with the content developed to drill into the specific needs of your service. Please email Sarah Kemm or call 01732 897788 for further details.

Commercial companies are also invited to sponsor this day. Please email Sarah Kemm for further details.

You can reserve a no-obligation place whilst you apply for funding.

If your funding has not yet been secured or you would like to hold your place with no obligation whilst waiting for your study leave to be approved, you can reserve your place with us. Please email the reservations team at SBK Healthcare with your details:

  • Booking contact: name, job title, department, email and telephone number
  • Event(s) to reserve for: title and date
  • Delegate details (for each delegate): name, job title, department, email and telephone number
  • Organisation details: name and address

Alternatively you can make a confirmed booking by emailing the above information to the bookings team.

Once you have booked your place, SBK Healthcare will correspond with you using the email address you provided at the time of booking. Within one week of the online training taking place, you will be sent final details of the course including a full agenda, programme timings and your Zoom joining instructions. This email will include a joining link that can be used to access the course.

If you have not received your email two days before your event, do check your junk folder then contact SBK Healthcare on 01732 897788.

Practice sessions are available. If you would like to attend a zoom practice session before the event takes place, please let us know by emailing bookings@sbk-healthcare.co.uk. You will have the opportunity to meet an SBK Healthcare staff member who will ensure you are able to access zoom, that your camera and microphone work and you are fully set-up for the day. This is optional but if you do wish to attend, please use the same device that you plan to use on the day.

On the day, when registration starts, you will be able to join the course by initially entering a waiting room when there may be a short wait. The forum will include screen breaks, as well as topic themed interactive sessions which will take place in the breakout rooms.

Click here to view the specially created 5-minute video that will walk you through how to get the most out of attending your SBK Healthcare interactive online forum.

Certification of attendance

A certificate for Continuing Professional Development will be given to every fully registered participant who completes the course, as a record of your continuing professional training and development.

Registration fees

You will be sent an instant payment option or invoice on registration. Your payment is required in advance. If your fee has not been received prior to the event, and you are not able to provide a PO or proof of payment, you will be asked to make a credit or debit card payment on the day.

Modify registration

To let us know if your details are not correct when you have already registered, please email the bookings team.

Cancellations and substitutions

A full refund of fees will be made only for cancellations received within the first 48 hours of the booking being made. Notice of cancellation must be received in writing by emailing the bookings team at SBK Healthcare. Should you need to cancel your registration after this date, the registration fee remains payable in its entirety although a substitution will be accepted and conference documentation will be provided. Substitution attendees for delegates unable to attend after registering are acceptable at any time.

Event changes

It may be necessary for reasons beyond the control of the conference organisers to alter the content, speakers or the timing of the programme. We will endeavor to keep you abreast of such changes but any unavoidable change to the format will not constitute a reason to refund the fee. Should the event be postponed, we will endeavor to reschedule the event. If, for reasons beyond the control of the conference organiser, the event is cancelled, a full refund will be made. We do not accept any liability for any incurred costs resulting from a postponement or cancellation.

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Why sponsor?

Our role at SBK Healthcare is to bring industry together with healthcare professionals so that you can educate and inform your audience. These trail-blazing oncology forums offer dedicated presentations, Q&A, networking and discussion time, each sponsor will be fully immersed into the event and able to effectively engage with your NHS audience.

Interested in having your own event, managed by us?

SBK Healthcare also provides in-house forums. Working closely with you as the client we can research, produce, market and deliver the conference or online forum that best suits the audience and meets your goals.

Reach out today

If you would like more information on our sponsorship options an in-house forum or if you wish to discuss your needs and what solutions may be appropriate for your business, please contact: 

Sarah Kemm 

Contact: 01732 897788 

Email: sarah.kemm@sbk-healthcare.co.uk