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Women have long been viewed as at the mercy of their biology. How has nursing as a profession challenged the myths and misconceptions around women's health? This exhibition explored themes including menstruation, miscarriage, menopause and gynaecological cancers.
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14 Mar 2024
This in-person seminar organised by RCN Wales aims to refresh knowledge on sexual health conditions, treatments, partner notification, safeguarding in sexual health and vaccinations. This event is suitable for Registered Nurses, Health Visitors, Midwives, and 3rd year Nursing Students with an interest in this topic area, who are working in any setting including NHS or Independent Health & Social Care Sector. This event is organised by RCN Wales, but you do not need to be based in Wales to join us!
19 Mar 2024
The RCN Fertility Nursing Forum will hold their first mini seminar of 2024 featuring Julie Morgan, MSc, RGN, APM (PFQ) exploring immunology support within UK fertility treatments and its alignment with the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA). Our speaker will explore the role of natural killer (NK) cells, a key component of the immune system, in fertility challenges and treatments. Discover the latest research, insights, and regulatory considerations regarding NK cells and fertility care. This session offers a concise and informative discussion on the intersection of immunology and reproductive medicine within the regulatory framework of the HFEA. Don't miss this opportunity to gain valuable knowledge and engage in stimulating dialogue.
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