Book Now: Nurses on the Frontline of Wound Care

Go to our Eventbrite pages Conference Public event and sign up to join us for a day of events, papers and discussion in the beautiful Parkinson Building at the University of Leeds on 17th November 2017: Nurses on the Frontline of wound care: from Passchendaele to pressure ulcers. Find out about the past and cutting edge present of wound care at a day organised in memory of Nellie Spindler during ‘Stop the Pressure’ week. The day is organised in partnership with Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and is supported by funds from the Leeds Teaching Hospitals Charitable Trust and Gateways to the First World War.

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Sign up for our conference aimed at nurses, historians and interested others 10.30 – 3.30. Conference Programme Nurses on the Frontline

Sign up for our public panel discussion, afternoon tea and readings from WW1 diaries 3.30 -5.30. Public Events Programme Nurses on the Frontline

Come and see our interactive exhibition featuring:

Wenches in Trenches WW1 Field hospital
Performance based on WWW1 diaries
Objects from the Thackray Medical Museum
Items from the West Yorkshire Archive Service
A poster display of cutting edge contemporary and historical research in wound care
Tom Bailey’s graphics
Jessie White’s ‘Wound Care for All’ Jessie White – WCFA – Commentary
‘Stop the Pressure’ pressure ulcer prevention stalls
‘Legs Matter’ leg ulcer campaign stall
PURSUN UK – The Pressure Ulcer Research Service User Network