Society of Urological Nurses
Western Australia Inc.
President – Francesca Leggott
Vice President – Jenni Cunnold
Secretary – Daniel Lightowler
Treasurer – Jane Neve
ANZUNS WA State Rep & Newsletter Editor – Francesca Leggott
Support Committee – Kate Allen, Holly Sounness, Niamh Malone
PO Box 583
NEDLANDS WA 6909
Society of Urological Nurses Western Australia Inc.
NEXT EDUCATION EVENT:
Come and join us for an evening with Mr Shane La Bianca (Urologist) and Kavita Sharma.
Date: Thursday 7th December 2017
Venue Location: Mantra on Murray 305 Murray Street, Perth
Don’t forget to RSVP by 4th December
Download Event Flyer here
USANZ 71st/ANZUNS 23rd Annual Scientific Meeting SUNWA Scholarship 2018
The SUNWA Scholarship application period is now open.
SUNWA is very pleased to announce that SUNWA will be awarding a $1000 scholarship for one successful applicant to assist in attending the USANZ 71st / ANZUNS 23rd Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) in 2018.
SUNWA is offering this award to encourage members to continue their education, professional development, and facilitate networking with other urology nurses.
The closing date for applications is the 31st of December 2017 and the successful applicants will be notified after this.
We encourage SUNWA members to apply. Should you have any questions please email us.
Form more details about the USANZ 71st / ANZUNS 23rd Annual Scientific Meeting (24th-27th February 2018), please visit the event website here
Download SUNWA Scholarship 2018 application form here
Download PDF version application form here
Abbvie Nurses Educational Grant 2017
The Abbvie Nurses Educational Grant 2017 application period is now closed.
The $2000 Abbvie Nurses Educational Grant is designed to support members’ attendance at an educational symposium which has a definite urology nursing focus. This is a fantastic opportunity for members and the award is for use any time in 2017.
The successful applicant for this Grant is Lisa Ferri. Congratulations Lisa, we look forward to your presentation later in the year.
USANZ 70th / ANZUNS 22nd Annual Scientific Meeting SUNWA Scholarship 2017
The SUNWA Scholarship application period is now closed.
The SUNWA Scholarship is used to assist SUNWA members in attending the USANZ 70th / ANZUNS 22nd Annual Scientific Meeting in 2017. This Scholarship has been designed to encourage members to continue their education, professional development, and facilitate networking with other urology nurses.
Congratulations to the two successful applicants for this year: Francesca Leggott and Gregory Bock. Their USANZ/ANZUNS 2017 Conference feedback can be read in Issue No. 18, April 2017 SUNWA Newsletter.
The Society of Urological Nurses Western Australia has been established with the aim of promoting a communication network for those nurses and health professionals with a special interest in urology.
This Society will provide a forum for education, research and the sharing of ideas and information. It will endeavour to promote the highest standards of practice in urological nursing.
The Society of Urological Nurses Western Australia supports the following objectives:
- To provide a forum for educational opportunities
- To promote nursing research
- To facilitate access to relevant resource material
- To promote the role of the urological nurse in the health care system
- To promote a standard of excellence in nursing practice
Membership is $70 per annum of which $20 goes to ANZUNS membership fees.
Open to registered and enrolled nurses and will be granted on receipt of the prescribed application or renewal form.
Members are entitled to quarterly newsletters, use of educational resource materials, attendance at all educational seminars/lectures and voting rights at the Annual General Meeting.
Download SUNWA membership application & renewal form in Word format here
Download SUNWA membership application & renewal form in PDF format here
Education events are held three times a year. The AGM will be held at the mid year Study Event.
SUNWA website administrator – G. Bock