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📅 20th - 21st June 2024 📍 Glasgow

Leah Taylor

Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Leah Taylor qualified in 1996 and has spent her career in palliative care and lung cancer, having previously been Lead Lung Cancer Nurse at Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust. In 2015 Leah joined Mesothelioma UK as a CNS becoming a Team Leader for the north of England and Scotland in 2018 and Head of Nursing in 2022. Leah leads the team of 30+ mesothelioma nurses across the UK who are dedicated to improving the lives of people with and affected by mesothelioma, in addition to this role Leah retains a clinical role as a CNS at Northumbria. Leah is active in research having just completed an initial qualitative study exploring nutrition and appetite in mesothelioma and is passionate about increasing research opportunities for nurses.

The conference has been instigated and organised by LCNUK. Sponsors have contributed funding towards this event in return for exhibition space. They have had no input into the agenda or the selection of speakers with the exception of any sponsored symposia which are clearly indicated.

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Annual Conference

Join us for the LCNUK Conference 2024, the go-to event for any nurse working in lung cancer.

Held Thursday 20th - Friday 21st June at the Hilton Hotel, Glasgow. In this year’s event we’ll be returning to the fundamentals that are so important to our role focusing on patient centred care and symptom management.

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