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Nursing Track

This year, nurses will find a program track designed especially for them! Sessions in the nursing track will take place on Thursday and Friday, June 28-29, and include a workshop on vaginal pessaries in the management of POP and urinary incontinence, and a session on multi-disciplinary approaches to chronic pelvic/bladder pain. There is a special registration fee for this track.

Nurses can attend the following two sessions and all other sessions in the regular program on Thursday and Friday.

Thursday Morning

Workshop: Vaginal pessaries in the management of pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence

To include:
Aetiology, prevalence and assessment of prolapse and incontinence
Sizing and fitting pessaries
Patient counselling and managing expectations
Management of complication
Hands on practice of fitting with models
Best practice with follow up

Faculty:
Angela Rantell
Ranee Thaker
Ellie Stewart

Friday – 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

A multidisciplinary approach to chronic pelvic / bladder pain

Faculty:
Wendy Ness
Bary Berghmans