This site is intended for UK healthcare professionals only

ABOUT US

 

Find out more about the Bladder Interest Group and our vision to improve outcomes for patients with bladder conditions through HCP support and education.

AIMS & OBJECTIVES

Raise Profile

To raise the profile of bladder management with all healthcare professionals.

Treatment Education

To provide education on treatment options for effective bladder management in primary care.

Expert Advice

To share expert consensus advice and best practice relating to bladder management.

KEY ACTIVITIES TO ACHIEVE OBJECTIVES

Development

Developing a forum with dedicated distribution and communication channels.

Establishing

Establishing a group that supports the education of healthcare professionals.

Working Together

Working alongside other patient and professional organisations to raise awareness.

MEET THE BOARD

The Bladder Interest Group board is a multidisciplinary group of experts in bladder management with representation from primary and secondary care as well as patient advocates. The group pull together their specialist knowledge of bladder management to provide expert led education to other healthcare professionals.
Rizwan Hamid

Rizwan Hamid

Consultant Urological Surgeon at the University College London Hospitals

Anne Connolly, MBE

Anne Connolly, MBE

GP in Bradford, Founder member and Chair of the Primary Care Women’s Health Forum

Angela Rantell

Angela Rantell

Lead Urogynaecology Nurse at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Sarah Hillery

Sarah Hillery

Lead Urology Nurse at York Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Paula Igualada-Martinez

Paula Igualada-Martinez

Lead Pelvic Floor Physiotherapist at Guy’s and St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

Jacq Emkes

Jacq Emkes

National Patient Advocate

Polly Weston

Polly Weston

Lead Nurse Bladder & Bowel Service at South Cumbria Continence Service

Dudley Robinson

Dudley Robinson

Consultant Urogynecologist, Honorary Senior Lecturer at Kings College Hospital, London

SPONSORED BY

Coloplast fund meetings of the expert group and pay for the services of E4H to provide secretariat support to the group. Coloplast have no editorial control over the content of expert group materials except for reviewing the materials to ensure compliance with industry codes of ethical conduct.