ASCN UK Conference 2018 Draft Programme

The below programme is an outline which will assist you with planning your travel arrangements. More details on invited speakers to follow in due course.

The content of the ASCN UK Annual Conference is determined by the abstracts submitted by specialist nurses and researchers. ASCN UK aim to promote the sharing of best practice/case studies and developments from the professionals that are practicing and experts in the field of stoma care. Following shortlisting of the abstracts, a conference programme update will be provided after the 13th July.

*Please note the below timings may change and should be used as a guide only.

Sunday 9th September 2018

14:00 – 19:30
Registration Open
15:30 – 16:30
ASCN UK Dementia Workshop – Bridging the Dementia Gap in Stoma Care
Michaela Parker & Carolyn Swash, ASCN UK Area Reps
16:45 – 17:45
ASCN UK Sexual Intimacy Seminar – Sexual function and colorectal patients: How can stoma care nurses help their patients overcome sexual function issues during and after treatment?
Lorraine Grover, Psychosexual Nurse Specialist, London Clinic, London
ASCN UK Dementia Workshop – Bridging the Dementia Gap in Stoma Care
Michaela Parker & Carolyn Swash, ASCN UK Area Reps
18:00 – 19:30
Welcome Reception and Official Opening of the Exhibition

Monday 10th September 2018

07:00 – 17:30
Registration Open
07:30 – 17:30
Poster Viewing
07:30 – 08:15
Industry Breakfast Workshop
08.45 – 10.10
Session One: Recent Advances on Nursing Practice
Introduction to ASCN UK Conference
Maddie White, Chair of ASCN UK
Role of ASCN UK and Area Rep Role
Gill Skipper, ASCN UK Area Representative
Invited Speaker: Sexual function and colorectal patients: How can stoma care nurses help their patients overcome sexual function issues during and after treatment?
Lorraine Grover, Psychosexual Nurse Specialist, London Clinic, London
ORAL PRESENTATIONS
10.10 – 11.00
Tea / Coffee / Exhibition / Posters
11.00 – 12.25
Session Two: Current Practice Changes in the UK Facilities
ORAL PRESENTATIONS
12.25 – 13.10
Lunch / Exhibition / Posters
13.10 – 14.40
Session Three: ASCN UK AGM & Award Presentations
ASCN UK – Annual General Meeting (Exhibition Closed)
New Presenters Award (Supported by Coloplast)
UA Research Awards
Opus Reserach Bursary Award (Supported by Opus)
14.40 – 15.35
Session Four: Patient Experience and Outcomes
Breaking Down Barriers in Gender Expression
Sharon Fillingham, Clinical Practice Facilitator Urinary Diversion / Psychosexual and Gender Therapist, (UCLH)
ORAL PRESENTATIONS
15.35 – 16.05
Tea / Coffee / Exhibition / Posters
16.05 – 17.20
Session Five: Education
ORAL PRESENTATIONS
17.20 – 17.30
2018 AWARD PRESENTATIONS
Announcement of Winner of New Presenters Award 2018 (COLOPLAST)
Announcement of the Urostomy Research Awards 2018 (UA)
Announcement of Winner of Nurse of the Year Award 2018 (SALTS)
19:30 – Midnight
Conference Dinner at The ICC Birmingham

Tuesday 11th September 2018

07:00 – 16:00
Registration Open
07:30 – 16:00
Poster Viewing
07:30 – 08:15
Industry Breakfast Workshop
08.45 – 10.15
Session Six: Advancing Surgical and Collaborative Practices
Welcome to ASCN UK Conference Day Two
Maddie White, Chair of ASCN UK
ORAL PRESENTATIONS
10.15 – 11.00
Tea / Coffee / Exhibition / Posters
11.00 – 12.50
Session Seven: Collaborative Working to Improve Efficiencies
Invited Speaker: Urinary diversion following Total Pelvic Exenteration
Pardeep Kumar, Consultant Urological Surgeon, The Royal Marsden Hospital & Colorectal Surgeon TBC
ORAL PRESENTATIONS
Invited Speaker: Patients’ anticipations and realities of living with a stoma for IBD
Lesley Dibley, Reader in Nursing Research and Education, University of Greenwich & Bart’s Health NHS Trust
12.50 – 13.45
Lunch / Exhibition / Posters
13.45 – 15.10
Session Eight: Case Studies
ORAL PRESENTATIONS
15.10 – 15.25
ASCN UK Award Presentations
ASCN UK Overall Conference Presentation Awards
ASCN UK Poster Presentation Awards
15.25 – 15.30
Close of Conference by Maddie White, Chair to ASCN UK

To download the ASCN UK 2017 Final programme, please click here.