Training for Primary Care – March Dates

The ILD – Interdisciplinary Network with the support of Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis is presenting training for Primary care in 2017, at the following dates and locations:

15th March, 12.30-4.30pm               Norwich, Norfolk

23rd March, 7.30-9pm                      North Norfolk – Venue TBC

28th March, 7.30-9pm               South Norfolk – Venue TBC

The speaker for all 3 dates is Sandra Olive.

Other meetings are being arranged across the country and information will be added as available.

If you are interested in attending please contact Sarah Lines [email protected] or Judy Hawkesworth [email protected] who can put you in touch with the local team arranging the meeting.

*Roche has funded the programme, but has no input to content*

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Training for Primary Care

The ILD – Interdisciplinary Network with the support of Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis is presenting training for Primary care in 2017, at the following dates and locations:

31st January, 7.15-9pm                Bournemouth, Dorset

1st February, 2-4pm                      Athelhampton, Dorchester, Dorset

8th February, 7.15-9pm               Basingstoke, Hampshire

23rd February, 12.30-5pm          Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

 

Other meetings are being arranged in Stockport, Croydon, Norfolk, Trowbridge, Leicester, Isle of Wight, Telford, Homerton and Blackpool and information will be added as available.

If you are interested in attending please contact Sarah Lines [email protected] or Judy Hawkesworth [email protected] who can put you in touch with the local team arranging the meeting.

*Roche has funded the programme, but has no input to content*

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East and West RIG Meetings

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Tuesday 31st January 2017
East RIG Meeting

Venue:
Miramar Hotel
East Overcliff Drive
Bournemouth BH1 3AL

NB Car Park Entrance is on Grove Road

6.30 pm Supper
7.15 pm Meeting : Interstitial Lung Disease
Speaker: Sarah Lines an ILD nurse specialist from Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital
We are very grateful to the ILD/INN Specialist Nurse Network & Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis who are sponsoring our speaker.

We are also grateful for Pharma Support in sponsoring the venue – they have no involvement in the content of the meeting.

If you would like to attend please email your reply to:
[email protected]

 

 

Wednesday 1st February 2017
West RIG Meeting

Venue:
Athelhampton House
DT2 7LG

1pm Lunch
2pm Interstitial Lung Disease
Speaker: Sarah Lines an ILD nurse specialist from Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital
We are very grateful to the ILD/INN Specialist Nurse Network & Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis who are sponsoring our speaker.

We are also grateful for Pharma Support in sponsoring the venue – they have no involvement in the content of the meeting.
If you would like to attend please email your reply to:
[email protected]

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Education for Health 2017 Course Dates – Now Open!

 

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Education for Health have a wide range of courses starting in January 2017 from Asthma to Diabetes, Cardiovascular Disease to Spirometry so now is the perfect time to book a place and refresh your skills and knowledge in the New Year.

ALL COURSES RUNNING IN JANUARY 2017 OPEN NOW FOR BOOKING

  1. Allergy Professional Development module, Distance Learning
  2. Asthma Level 5 module, Warwick
  3. Asthma Level 6 module, Warwick
  4. Asthma Update workshop, Warwick
  5. Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke Prevention Level 6 module, Warwick
  6. Cardiovascular Disease Level 5 module, Warwick
  7. Cardiovascular Disease Level 6 module, London & Warwick
  8. COPD Level 5 module, Warwick
  9. COPD Level 6 module, Warwick
  10. COPD Update workshop, Warwick
  11. Diabetes Level 5 module, London
  12. Diabetes Level 6 module, Warwick
  13. Essentials of Diabetes for Primary Care workshop, Warwick
  14. Evidence Based Healthcare Level 6 module, Distance Learning
  15. Heart Failure Level 6 module, Warwick
  16. Leadership Level 6 module, Warwick
  17. Performing and Interpreting Quality Assured Spirometry, Warwick & London
  18. Performing Quality Assured Spirometry Level 5 module, Warwick
  19. Principles of Non-Malignant Palliative and End of Life Care Level 7 module, Warwick
  20. Respiratory Diagnostics Level 7 module, Warwick

Ready to book? Click a title, call 01926 838969 or email [email protected].

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Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis is a chronic lung disease with an unknown cause. Below is a great 18 minute video informing you about the disease, it’s symptoms, the diagnosis and treatments. It also discusses what you can do and offer for the best possible quality of life.

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Respiratory Health Campaign

As part of Health Awareness Respiratory Health Campaign, we have compiled some useful links where you can find recommended verbiage and ways to follow through social media.

Website:
We recently partnered with Mediaplanet UK on the 2016 Respiratory Health Campaign in The Guardian newspaper and online at http://www.healthawareness.co.uk. Read motivating insight from thought leaders, world class athlete and patients, and learn more about the ways you can improve your lung health today.

Facebook:
Learn more about early diagnosis and new innovative treatments from key thought leaders: https://www.facebook.com/MediaplanetUK

Twitter:
We’re supporting @MediaplanetUK on the Respiratory Health Campaign! Read more and tweet at: https://twitter.com/MediaplanetUK

Instagram:
@MediaplanetUK launches the 2016 Respiratory Health campaign to promote good lung health: spotting early signs and symptoms, getting correct support and advice, and taking control of chronic respiratory conditions. Pick up a copy today in The Guardian or view online at healthawareness.co.uk https://www.instagram.com/MediaplanetUK/ #respiratoryawareness #WorldCOPDDay #lunghealth

LinkedIn:
Exclusive content from key figures advocating for prompt diagnosis of lung disease and better quality of life for those with respiratory conditions can be found via the link below:
https://www.linkedin.com/company/mediaplanet-uk #respiratoryawareness

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