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2017 Cancer Research UK Early Diagnosis Research Conference

Tuesday, 13 September 2016 09:56

Registration for the 2017 Cancer Research UK Early Diagnosis Research Conference (formerly NAEDI conference) is now open. The conference will take place on 23rd and 24th February 2017 in central London.

Cancer Research UK's early diagnosis work is made possible thanks to donations from the public. This year, to help cover the costs of the 2017 conference, we are asking delegates to pay a registration fee:

  • 1 day rate (23rd February or 24th February): £100.00
  • 2 day rate (both 23rd and 24th February): £150.00

Conference programme

Following the 2015 NAEDI Research conference, the 2017 conference aims to bring together researchers, clinicians, patients and policy makers to share and discuss the latest research findings, their impact on policy, and future implications for early diagnosis.

This year's conference will focus on new data and outputs within the following themes:

  • Cancer screening
  • Patient factors in timely presentation and diagnosis
  • Optimising clinical practice and systems
  • Risk assessment and risk stratification
  • Inequalities
  • Cancer data to achieve new insights in cancer control
  • Health economics

National Nurse Endoscopist Group - 6th Annual Educational Meeting

Thursday, 08 September 2016 08:59

The 6th National Nurse Endoscopist Group Meeting will once again be held in Birmingham on Tuesday the 4th of October 2016.

There is a maximum of 120 places available and the fee for this year's meeting is just £45 per delegate. The full programme can be found below. Places will be reserved on a first come, first served basis, full payment details will follow.

(For further information about the National Nurse Endoscopist Group, or to be added to the email database, please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or contact the group via social media).

Survey: repetitive strain injury in Non-Medical Endoscopists

Thursday, 08 September 2016 13:58

Jenny McPhillips, Lead Nurse Endoscopist, Aintree University Hospital Liverpool.

I am conducting a small research study on behalf of the BSGNA and also as part of my MSc in Advanced Practice.

The primary aim of the study is to examine repetitive strain injury in Non-Medical Endoscopists. I would appreciate if practising NME's would complete the survey via the link below.

The survey will close on 21st October 2016.

Your assistance is greatly appreciated.

The Why, What and How of Endoscope Decontamination

Date: Tuesday 22nd November 2016
Location: Royal Berkshire Conference Centre, Reading

The study day is aimed at staff who undertake the day to day practice of endoscope decontamination

Expert speakers on the day include: Dr Helen Griffiths, Ms Tina Bradley & Mr Wayne Spencer

Attendance is free of charge.

To book send your name, position, work address & email address to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Full information for the day will be provided following booking.

Register early for a guaranteed place.

European Society of Gastroenterology and Endoscopy Nurses and Associates Newsletter

Tuesday, 26 April 2016 13:00

Please follow the link below for the latest newsletter from the European Society of Gastroenterology and Endoscopy Nurses and Associates (ESGENA)

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