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Unite/CPHVA conference 17/18 November

The 2015 Unite/Community Practitioners’ and Health Visitors’ Association (CPHVA) annual professional conference

19 October 2015

The 2015 Unite/Community Practitioners’ and Health Visitors’ Association (CPHVA) annual professional conference: Our Voice, Our Direction

WHERE: Manchester Central Convention Complex, Manchester, M2 3GX
WHEN: Tuesday 17 November and Wednesday 18 November 2015

A key theme will be the internet challenges facing community nurses and their clients 

The speakers include:

•    Polly Toynbee, CPHVA president and Guardian columnist
•    Lord Hunt, shadow deputy leader of the House of the Lords and spokesperson on health
•    Jackie Smith, chief executive, Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC)
•    Dr Raymond Jankowski, Public Health England, head of healthcare public heath
•    Lorin LaFave, campaigner for internet safety, Breck Foundation

The subjects to be covered include:

•    Female genital mutilation
•    Child sexual exploitation
•    NMC revalidation
•    Mental  health – understanding suicide risk
•    Guidance on whistleblowing
•    Addressing teenage health and pornography
•    The dangers of online predators

View the latest version of the conference programme.

Members of the media are warmly invited to attend this conference and should get in touch with Unite senior communications officer Shaun Noble on shaun.noble@unitetheunion.org  or on 07768 693 940, so they can get the necessary accreditation.

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