Members Events

As a member you will be invited to regular members events where you can find out more about what goes on at our hospitals. These events are only open to members and you must book in advance by calling the membership office on 01253 956673 or email detailing your name, contact number and the event you wish to attend.

2017 Seminars

“Why Social Inclusion Matters to Our Mental Health”

Presenting:    Dr Hilary Edington, Clinical Psychologist, and Emma Pearson, Senior Mental Health Practitioner

Date:              13th September 2017
Venue:           Lecture Theatre, Education Centre, BVH
Time:              2.30 pm – 3 pm

“Patient Activation Measures”

Presenting:-  Samuel Winter, Information Governance Officer

Date:              13th September 2017
Venue:           Lecture Theatre, Education Centre, BVH
Time:              3 pm to 3.30 pm


Past Seminars

“Breast Cancer Awareness Month”

Presenting:   Breast Care Nurses Team

Breast awareness seminar oct-2016
Breast care nursing team oct-2016
Family history presentation 12th october 2016
Hint of pink

Date:           Wednesday, 12th October 2016
Venue:        Cardiac Lecture Theatre, Cardiac Education Unit, BVH.
Time:                    10.30 – 11.30 am

“National Transplant Awareness Week”

Presenting:   Ms Lee Alexander, Specialist Nurse – Organ Donation

Organ Donation – Presentation

Date:           Tuesday, 6th September 2016
Venue:        Cardiac Lecture Theatre, Cardiac Education Unit, BVH.
Time:                    10.30 – 11.30 am

“Osteoporosis”

Presenting:   Mrs Helen Veevers, Rheumatology Practioner

Osteoporosis – Presentation

Date:           Thursday, 2nd June 2016
Venue:        Cardiac Lecture Theatre, Cardiac Education Unit, BVH.
Time:                    10.30 – 11.30 am

“Exam Stress and How to Survive It” and “Self-harm – What it is and how to help?”

 Self-help Mental Health Workshops, Blackpool Sixth Form College

Presenting:   The CONNECT Counselling Team

Date:           Thursday, 12th May 2016
Venue:        Blackpool Sixth Form College.
Time:           9 am – 12 noon

Tinnitus Awareness Week Health Seminar:

Presenting:  Dr V Malik and Mr Alan Kenyon
The Date: Tuesday 9th February
The venue has been booked: Cardiac Lecture Theatre.
Time has been confirmed as: 2 – 3 pm

Tinnitus Awareness Presentation – February 2016

Monday, August 3rd 2015
Question Time Event.

Trust’s Chief Executive, Gary Doherty, Deputy Director,
Wendy Swift and Operations Director, Pat Oliver.
Presentation

Tuesday, June 9th 2015 11 am – 12 noon
Lecture Theatre, Education Centre, BVH.

Mr Craig Tilley, Senior Pharmacist hosting “Electronic Prescribing & Medicine Management”.
Presentation

Tuesday, March 10th 2015 10.30 – 11.30 am
Cardiac Lecture Theatre, Cardiac Education Centre, BVH.

Mr Jawad Islam, Consultant Urologist hosting “Prostate Cancer”.
Ca Prostate presentation

Friday, February 6th 2015 2 – 3 pm, Cardiac Lecture Theatre, Cardiac Education Centre, BVH.
Mr Gary Doherty, Chief Executive and members of the Executive Team hosting “Chief Executive’s Question Time”.
Chief Executives Question Time feb 2015 presentation

Wednesday, September 10th 2014 10 – 11 am Lecture Theatre, Education Centre, BVH.
Mrs Liz Holt, Director of Adult Community Services and Long Term Conditions and Mrs Carole McCann, Associate Director of Nursing Community Health Services hosting “Services Encompassed by the Trust”.
Community Services Members meeting sept 2014

Friday, August 29th 2014 11 am – 12 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre, BVH.
Mrs Jane Iceton, Voluntary Services Manager hosting “The Increasing Roles of Volunteers”.
membership seminar | Final Presentation For Event

Monday, July 21st 2014 9.30 – 10.30 am Lecture Theatre, Education Centre, BVH.
Mr Gary Doherty, Chief Executive hosting “Chief Executive’s Question Time”.
Chief Executive’s Question Time July 2014 presentation | Question Time July 21st

 

Wednesday, April 9th 2014 11 am – 12 pm Cardiac Lecture Theatre, Cardiac Education Centre.
Dr David McGhee, Geriatric Registrar talking about “Parkinson’s disease – Can drug therapy slow disease progression?”

Friday, March 14th 2014 3 – 4 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre. Mr Tarek Saleh, Consultant Ophthalmologist, talking about “Glaucoma”.
Glaucoma Seminar presentation

Wednesday, February 24th 2014 6.30 – 7.30 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre. Mr Ian Johnson, Chairman and Governors talking about “Governor Elections 2014 – The Role of a Governor”.
public gov election presentation 2014 final

Tuesday, February 18th 2014 5.15 – 6.15 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre. Mr Ian Johnson, Chairman and Governors talking about “Staff Governor Elections 2014 – The Role of a Staff Governor”.
staff governors elections 2014

Wednesday, February 12th 2014 6.30 – 7.30 pm Slyne Road Office, Lancaster. Mr Ian Johnson, Chairman and Governors talking about “Governor Elections 2014 – The Role of a Governor”.
public gov election presentation 2014 final

Tuesday, January 28th 2014 10 – 11 am Lecture Theatre, Education Centre. Mr Gary Doherty, Chief Executive hosting “Chief Executive’s Question Time”.
Chief Executives Question Time Jan 2014 presentation

Monday, November 18th 2013 11.30 am – 12.30 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre.  Simone Anderton, Associate Director of Nursing (Unscheduled Care) and Angela McKeane, Associate Director of Nursing (Scheduled Care) hosting “Dementia Care Provision Update”.

Friday, October 4th 2013 2 – 3pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre.  Dr Anis Ahmed, Consultant Stroke Physician talking about “Stroke”.

Tuesday, September 3rd 2013 2 – 3 pm Lecture Theatre, Cardiac Education Centre. Mr Gary Doherty, Chief Executive and members of the Executive Team hosting “Chief Executive’s Public Question Time Forum”.

Friday, August 23rd 2013 1.30 – 2.30 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre. Dr Andrea Whitfield, Consultant in Palliative Care and Sue Jones, Matron talking about End of Life Care:– “Dying Matters – Let’s talk about it”.

Monday, May 20th 2013 12.45 am – 1.45 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre. Members of the Research and Development Team are hosting “Why take part in Clinical trials? The story from 1747 to 2013’’”.

Monday, May 20th 2013 11.30 am – 12.30 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre. Mr Gary Doherty, Chief Executive and members of the Executive Team hosting “Chief Executive’s Public Question Time Forum”.

Thursday, April 25th 2013 6.30 – 8 pm at Moor Mills Lane, Lancaster. Mr Ian Johnson, Chairman and Governors talking about “Governor Elections 2013’.

Monday, April 22nd 2013 5.30 – 6.30 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre. Mr Ian Johnson, Chairman and Governors talking about “Staff Governors Elections 2013’.

Tuesday, April 16th 2013 7 – 8 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre. Mr Ian Johnson, Chairman and Governors talking about “Governors Elections 2013’.

Thursday, March 7th 2013 10 – 11 am Lecture Theatre, Education Centre. Dr Uma Chetan, Consultant Gynaecologist taking about “Endometriosis”.

Monday, February 25th 2013 2 – 3 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre. Mr Phil Houlsdworth, Laboratory Operations Manager talking about “Topics in Pathology”.

Monday, January 14th 2013 10.00 – 11.00 am Lecture Theatre, Education Centre. Mr Tim Welch, Acting Chief Executive and other Executive Directors will be holding a Public Open Forum Question Time.

Wednesday, November 21st 2012 10.00 – 11.00 am Lecture Theatre, Education Centre. Dr Lau, Consultant Medical Oncologist, talking about ‘Lung Cancer’.

Monday, September 24th 2012 took place at the De Vere Hotel, Herons Reach, East Park Drive, Blackpool. In the Inspiration Suite. From 5:30pm onwards.

Tuesday, August 21st 2012 12.00  – 1.00 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre. Mrs A Smith, Lead Governor, Mrs L Walthew, Mr M Chapman, Mrs C Lewis and Mrs C Haythornthwaite, talking about “The Role of a Govenor”.

Tuesday, July 17th 2012 12.00  – 1.00 pm Cardiac Lecture Theatre, Cardiac Centre. Mr Aidan Kehoe, Chief Executive and member os the Exec utive Team are holding an Open Public Question Time session.

Monday, July 15th 2013  2.30 – 3.30 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre.  Mr Andrew Goacher, Clinical Change Facilitator and Mr Craig Tilley, Lead Pharmacist for Electronic Prescribing and Medicine Administrator hosted an informative seminar on ‘How Electronic Ways of Working are Improving Patient Care’.

Thursday, June 14th 2012 12.30 – 2.00 pm Cardiac Lecture Theatre, Cardiac Centre. Dr Abu Ahmed, Consultant Endocrinologist, Mrs Vasanthi Vasudevan, Diabetes Research Nurse along with other members of the team , talking about “Diabetes”.

Thursday March 22nd 2012 11.00 am – 12.00 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre.  Mr Arthur, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, talking about “Ovarian Cancer”.

Tuesday February 21st 2012 10.00 – 11.00 am Lecture Theatre, Cardiac Centre.  Dr Gall, Dr Galasko and Mr Zacharias, talking about “Patient Success Stories within Cardiac”.

Tuesday January 31st 2012 12.00 – 1.00 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre.  Dr Hendrickse, Consultant Gastroenterologist, talking about “Bowel Cancer and Screening”.

Friday November 11th 2011 1.30 – 2.30 pm Lecture Theatre, Cardiac Centre.  Dr Alison Seed, Consultant Cardiologist, talking about “The HF Team”.

Friday October 14th 2011 10.00 – 11.00 am Lecture Theatre, Education Centre.  Dr Rashmi Sharma, Consultant Clinical Microbiologist, talking about “The taming of Healthcare Aquired Infections (HCAI)”.

Thursday September 22nd 2011 12.00 – 1.00 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre.  Wendy Lewis-Cordwell, MacMillan Netwrok Bereavement Co-ordinator, talking about “Bereavement care across Lancashire and South Cumbria”.

Wednesday August 17th 2011 2.30 – 3.30 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre.  Dr Rao, Consultant Rheumatologist and Janice Booth Rheumatology Nurse, talking about “Rheumatoid Arthritis.”

Thursday July 21st 2011 10 – 11 am Lecture Theatre, Cardiac Centre. Mr Zacharias, Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon, talking about “Recent Advances in Cardiothoracic Surgery.”

Wednesday June 8th 2011 11 am – 12 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre. Dr O’Donnell, Consultant Stroke Physician, talking about “Telestroke in Lancashire and Cumbria.”

Wednesday May 4th 2011 11 am – 12 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre.  Dr Saba, Consultant Chest Physician and Sister Pauline Berry, Specialist Respiratory Nurse, talking about “Hospital at Home for COPD.”

Monday April 11th 2011 10.30 – 11.30 am Lecture Theatre, Education Centre.  Nicola Worrall -Health Education Practitioner, Chris Lewis – Alchohol and Tobacco Officer and Irene Houghton – Lung Health Check Project Manager, talking about “A better tomorrow starts today.”

Wednesday March 16th 2011 2.30 – 3.30 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre.  Dr Warburton, Consultant Urologist, talking about Prostate Cancer.

Monday February 7th 2011 2 – 3 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre. Mr Paul Bailey – Head of Fundraising, talking about Blue Skies Fundraising and Volunteering.

Friday January 21st 2011 2 – 3 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre.  Dr Isaacs, Dr Thomas and Michelle Stephens talking about Research & Development.

Thursday October 28th 2010 4 -5 pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre. Dr Linda Hacking talking about Modern Imaging in Breast Cancer.

Wednesday September 8th 2010 10:30am-11:30am Lecture Theatre, Education Centre.
Mr Philip Graham talking about VISION (Electronic Patient Record).

Wednesday August 11th 2010 4:00pm-5:00pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre.
Mr Imran Rahman talking about Cataracts/Cornea problems.

Wednesday July 7th 2010 2:00pm-3:00pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre.
Dr Jason Cupitt and Lee Alexander talking about Organ Donation.

Tuesday June 15th 2010 10:30am-11:30am Lecture Theatre, Education Centre.
Dr Ahmed talking about Diabetes.

Wednesday June 2nd 2010 10:00am-11:00am in the Lecture Theatre, Education Centre.
Mr Peter Benning talking about Developments in Medical Education and the Trust’s plans for Teaching Hospital status.

Wednesday May 19th 2010 1:30pm-2:30pm Cardiac Lecture Theatre, Lancashire Cardiac Centre.
Dr Peter Isaacs on Cancer Prevention.

Monday, April 12th 2010 11:30am-12:30pm in the Education Centre Lecture Theatre.
Dr Mark Hendrickse talking about Bowel Cancer and the NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Service.

Wednesday, March 24th 2010 10:30 – 11:30am in the Education Centre Lecture Theatre.
Dr Mohammed Paracha will talk about Obstructive Sleep Apnoea.