UKONS Research MIG: Pre-conference Research surgery

21 November 2019    14:00 – 18:00

Ahead of their 2019 conference UKONS would like to invite you to a free research surgery and networking event.  This event will bring cancer nurses together to share research ideas, hear from experts, learn together and provide an opportunity to network with colleagues.

If you a cancer nurse interested in, or undertaking, research at any level do please join us.

Sessions and activities:

The role of advanced nurse practitioners in research, The role of patient & public involvement, Navigating ethics and R&D, Impact of nurse research, Networking break,  Open surgery 1-1 sessions with speaker to discuss research idea.


Dr Lorna Fern, National Cancer Research Institutes Teenage, Young Adult and Germ Cell Clinical Studies Group Researcher and Patient/Public involvement lead

Mrs Laura Rooney, Cancer Research UK Lead Research and Information Nurse (Beatson West of Scotland Cancer Centre, CRUK Glasgow Centre)

Dr Verna Lavender, UKONS President Elect; Head of Guy’s and St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust Cancer Academy

Dr Catherine Oakley, Chemotherapy Nurse Consultant Guy’s and St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation; UKONS Past President

Michelle Davies & Lorraine Turner, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, The National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Facility at Christie Hospital NHS Foundation Trust


FREE to UKONS members, to register, CLICK HERE

Attendees will be awarded a certificate of attendance and CPD credit has been applied for.


Venue information: https://www.theinternationalcentretelford.com/about/

Coalport Suite, Telford International Centre, Telford, Shropshire, TF3 4JH


For more information contact: Dr Louise Soanes lsoanes@nhs.net