Puzzled by an unusual case? Share your insights, join the EAUN’s ‘Difficult Case’ Session
Urology nurses encounter challenging or ‘difficult cases’ in daily clinical practice, prompting them to look for innovative ways in order to provide optimal patient care.
To fulfil the EAUN’s goal to share insights and best practices, we invite you to join the “Difficult Case” Session in Barcelona, one of the well-attended sessions and highlights in the Scientific Programme of the annual International EAUN Meeting.
With invited experts and an international audience, this dynamic and unique session aims to come up with fresh perspectives and nursing approaches through an interactive format.
Submission is open from 1 July 2018 – 1 December 2018 (0.00 hour).
What are we looking for
We are looking for difficult or unusual, interesting cases on a topic relevant to urology, continence nursing or a related field. From the contributors who submitted, the EAUN will select the 5 best cases. The jury will not only look for ‘solved’ cases but are also open to unresolved but interesting cases.
- Submission deadline: 1 December 2018.
- All submitters will be informed by email on: 21 December.
Those who submitted the 5 best cases (as decided by the jury) will be granted a free registration for the 20th International EAUN Meeting in Barcelona and will be invited to present their case in 10 minutes during a workshop.
Free EAUN Membership
All submitters of Difficult Cases that meet the criteria and are not yet an EAUN member will be granted free membership of the European Association of Urology Nurses (EAUN) for one year.
The cases will be evaluated by an expert jury. Jury members are:
- Ronny Pieters, Ghent, Belgium (Urology Nurse)
- Eva Wallace, Dublin, Ireland (Urology Nurse)
- Helen Forristal, Dublin, Ireland (Urology Nurse Practitioner, sub-specialisation in uro-oncology)
- Steen Walter, Odense, Denmark (Professor in Urology)
- Françoise Picard, Bordeaux, France (Head Nurse Dept. of Urology)