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Date

Tuesday 8 December 18:30 - 19:30 (login available from 18:15)

Location

Webinar
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Fees

Members £0
Trainee members £0
non Members £0

Programme

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About this webinar

The Association of Anaesthetists and NHS Blood and Transplant are proud to present the third monthly webinar on organ donation and related topics.

End of life discussions in acute settings such as ED, the medical wards and the ICU often involve staff delivering devastating news to families and relatives that they have never met.  Our patients have often become critically ill suddenly and unexpectedly and these factors present unique challenges when communicating with relatives and patients.

This webinar introduces the ‘Shakespearean Tragedy’ approach to breaking bad news as a potential framework for clinicians to use when approaching such conversations.  It also explores the role of the specialist nurse for organ donation and how, and when, the subject of organ donation should be broached.  Presented by Dr Ben Ivory, UK national medical education lead for organ donation with NHS Blood and Transplant and Jill Featherstone, specialist nurse for organ donation and medical education lead with the professional development team at NHSBT.

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You can log in from the comfort of your own home, your office, or any where else that is convenient. All you need is a decent internet connection and a quiet room. If you are unable to attend live,  do not worry, you will be automatically sent the recording 24 hours after the webinar whether you attend or not. 

You need to register with the Webinar system in order to view the live webinar, after you have booked using the button on the left, the registration link will be emailed directly to you.

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Please ignore questions about access and dietary requirements during the booking process. Please ensure the email we have for you is correct, as this is where the link will be sent.

Organiser - Dr Ben Ivory, National Education Lead for Organ Donation

Speakers:
Dr Ben Ivory, National Education Lead for Organ Donation.
Jill Featherstone, specialist nurse for organ donation and medical education lead with the professional development team at NHSBT.