Working groups


Education working group:

  • Diane Cheevers, Lead Nurse Leg Ulcer & Lymphoedema Service, University Hospital Lewisham
  • Kay Eaton, Clinical Lead Lymphoedema Service, UCLH
  • Ansulie Hoon, Lymphoedema Clinical Nurse Specialist, UCLH
  • Chris Moore, Lymphoedema Clinical Nurse Specialist, UCLH
  • Liz Price, Associate Director for Personalised Care in Cancer
  • Carla Zanichelli, Lymphoedema Specialist Physiotherapist, UCLH

The aim of this group is to develop an education action plan to support the development of a specialist lymphoedema workforce pathway. One of its first tasks has been to map the current available education resources for healthcare professionals at any stage of their career.

 

Minimum Data-Set working group:

  • Rachel Day, Lymphoedema Therapist, Royal Marsden Hospital
  • Sara Harding, Lymphoedema Therapist, Royal Marsden Hospital
  • Eunice Jeffs, EB Research Nurse, St Thomas’ Hospital
  • Caitriona O’Neill, Director of Clinical Services and Lymphoedema, Accelerate
  • Malou Van Zanten, Senior Research Practitioner (Lymphovascular) St. George’s, University of London

The aim of this group is to modify the data collection process that was piloted and presented at the British Lymphology Society Conference in 2019. This will then be used by London services in a retrospective data collection. The group will be analysing the collated anonymised data to gain a picture of lymphoedema patients across London

 

Communications working group

  • Paul Thomas
  • Jane Nicklin
  • Karen Robb
  • Karen Crowley-Jenns

The aim of this group is to develop a communications strategy to support the implementation of the main recommendations in the Commissioning Guidance for Lymphoedema  

This includes working on activities to help promote Lymphoedema Awareness Week 2021, such as:


Updated: 26/02/2021