Society of Urological Nurses
Western Australia Inc.
President - Francesca Leggott
Vice President - Jenni Cunnold
Secretary - Daniel Lightowler
Treasurer - Holly Sounness
ANZUNS WA State Rep & Newsletter Editor - Francesca Leggott
Support Committee - Judith Thompson, Julie O'Hara
PO Box 583
NEDLANDS WA 6909
Society of Urological Nurses Western Australia Inc.
NEXT EDUCATION EVENT:
Save the Date for the final SUNWA evening education event for 2018
Join us for what looks to be an interesting night
TOPIC: Transgender Considerations
DATE: Thursday 13th December 1730hrs
SPEAKERS: Dr Hans-Willem Van Hall and Melanie Harry from the WA Gender Diversity Unit
VENUE: Harry Perkins, Nedlands (GoogleMaps link)
Abbvie Nurses Educational Grant 2018
The Abbvie Nurses Educational Grant 2018 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 2018.
We are very pleased to announce that Julie Sykes was the winner of the Abbvie award. Julie will be granted $2000 to attend an educational event of her choice. Congratulations Julie, we look forward to reading your report.
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. Other than Affiliated memberships, Ordinary and Life memberships have full 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 webpage administrator - G. Bock