Bookings being taken for 2015 conference and training update

19 August 2015

Bookings are now being taken for our annual conference and training update, taking place on Tues 24 Nov 2015, in Manchester.

The conference is always a popular event with SAGE & THYME facilitators and others interested in learning more about the SAGE & THYME training.

The early bird fee of £60 per delegate is available until 30 September 2015 - the full fee charged from 1 October 2015 will be £80 per delegate.


Who should attend?

  • SAGE & THYME foundation level workshop facilitators (both recently trained and experienced) and managers overseeing the training in their organisation.
  • People interested in running SAGE & THYME workshops in their organisation.


What’s in the programme?

A mixture of presentations and parallel workshops covering the following:

  • SAGE & THYME update – Mike Connolly, SAGE & THYME Team
  • Royal Marsden experience and manual – Sara Lister, Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
  • Running workshops for student nurses and midwives - Rebecca Verity, King’s College London
  • Research collaboration between Leeds and Manchester – Jane Griffiths, University of Manchester and Nicky Lamb, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
  • ‘Reflect and Refresh’ experience- Sheona Ramsbottom, SAGE & THYME Team
  • First group work in SAGE & THYME Foundation Level workshop: training consolidation – SATFAC trainers
  • Discussion on issues posed by delegates – SAGE & THYME Team


What did people think of last year’s conference?

“Really useful, informative & essential day for facilitators.  Keep up the hard work you do!!  Thanks-Brill, well organised!!”

“Thoroughly enjoyed the day, found it very informative and had the chance to network with colleagues from neighbouring hospitals.”

“Overall I really enjoyed the day and will take away some further learning, increased inspiration and motivation.”


Please click on the download at the bottom of this page to view the draft programme and booking form.

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