Category “Blog”

2020: the year of the nurse!

Tuesday, 26 February, 2019

At a recent meeting,  the Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that 2020 will the Year of the Nurse, celebrating nursing and midwifery! The proposal was formally put forward at the meeting by a representative from Jamaica, supported by representatives from Australia and Eswatini. The Executive Board burst…

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INGID Member and Nurse Excellence Award Winner Interview: Helen Braggins

Friday, 22 February, 2019

This month we hear first hand from Helen Braggins who works at great Ormond Street  Hospital for Children and who is the Society Clinical Nurse Specialist for Chronic Granulomatous Disorder (CGD).   I was particularly interested in the research work that Helen is currently involved in. read on for details……

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Roles and responsibilities within the INGID board

Wednesday, 23 January, 2019

Late last year I wrote a short piece to welcome the newest INGID board members onto the ‘team’. To expand on that, the board thought it might be useful and interesting for INGID members to have a little more information on what the board do and how INGID is run….

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Abstract submission now open: Brussels September 2019

Monday, 21 January, 2019

INGID meetings are often the only opportunity INGID members have to meet colleagues in other services and other countries and find out what they are doing and how they work. We learn from each other. We all have value to share.  INGID abstracts are now open for submission. Please share…

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