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Healthy Deaf Minds: Deaf Professionals in Healthcare

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The Royal College Of Nursing Library And Heritage Centre

20 Cavendish Square

Marylebone London

W1G 0RN

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As part of the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) exhibition series celebrating diversity in nursing, we are hosting a meeting of Healthy Deaf Minds exploring the work of Deaf professionals in healthcare.

This event is organised by Martin Glover (Healthy Deaf Minds) and Herbert Klein (Deaf Advisor, National Deaf Services/ National Deaf CAMHS, South West London & St Georges Mental Health NHS Trust)

The talk will start promptly at 6.30, but please do come early to visit the exhibition. We will have a BSL interpreter in the exhibition from 5.30pm so that you can ask staff questions about the display and find out more about the Royal College of Nursing Library and Archives.

Please note: this event is primarily for BSL users, however there are limited spaces available for other audiences. We are not able to provide subtitles at this talk, but please check our other events for those featuring live subtitles.

Speakers include:

  • Wendy Irwin - RCN Diversity & Equalities Co-ordinator
  • Jackie Wan – Community Mental Nurse
  • Carmen Suen – Registered Mental Nurse Inpatient Ward
  • Asha Hylton – General Nurse
  • Constanza Moreno – Clinical Psychologist
  • Julia Lord – Specialist Counselling Psychologist
  • Jane Douglas-Whitaker – Senior Adult Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist
  • Maria Jordan – Activity Coordinator Inpatient Ward
  • Rubbena Aurangzeb-Tariq – Clinical Specialist
  • Herbert Klein – Deaf Advisor

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5.30pm Optional exhibition visits with staff/interpreter (if you arrive early, the exhibition is open to the public all day)

6.30pm Talk starts. There will be a break, with refreshments provided, during the evening.

8.30pm Close and everybody out

Read the recent article on D/deaf nurses in the RCN Bulletin online.

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The Royal College Of Nursing Library And Heritage Centre

20 Cavendish Square

Marylebone London

W1G 0RN

United Kingdom

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