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NSE2021 VIRTUAL

2ND NURSES SEMINAR ON ENDOMETRIOSIS

Via Zoom

Sunday 14 March, 2021 | 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Beyond Period Pain: Healthier, Happier Patients

The Trinidad & Tobago Endometriosis Association in collaboration with the Pan-American Health Organisation/World Health Organisation Trinidad & Tobago Office, the Trinidad & Tobago Registered Nurses Association and the Trinidad & Tobago Association of Midwives is ecstatic to invite you to this new holistic approach to endometriosis patient care management in T&T.  Please join us at the second Nurses Seminar (webinar) on Endometriosis on Sunday 13 March, 2021, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (AST), via Zoom free of charge.   

 

Under the theme, Beyond Period Pain: Healthier Happier Patients, this pioneering webinar will continue to expose nursing professionals to and expand the conversation on best practices in managing endometriosis holistically.  The webinar will feature a number of qualified and experienced local and international presenters from an array of interrelated patient care management fields who will be well equipped to address all your questions.  We are elated to convene this meeting; the largest meeting on endometriosis in the Caribbean.

Special greetings from the TTEA’s patron, Former First Lady Mrs Zalayhar Hassanali will be shared.

 

We look forward to welcoming you at the webinar.

Registration

To register, please visit or contact:

  •  Nursing Services at the Regional Health Authorities and the private hospitals

  • Trinidad & Tobago Registered Nurses Association

  • Trinidad & Tobago Association of Midwives 

  • She.Is.Lotus, St Vincent & the Grenadines | Nursing professionals in St. Vincent & the Grenadines

  • Barbados Association of Endometriosis & PCOS | Nursing professionals in Barbados

  • St Lucia Endometriosis, Adenomyosis & PCOS | Nursing professionals in St. Lucia

  • Trinidad & Tobago Endometriosis Association | Nursing professionals in Grenada only

 
 

Programme

Opening Ceremony | 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

*Session 1: Pain Management | 9:35 a.m. – 11:35 a.m.*

Moderator: TBD

 

                  The roles of health professionals in pain management (15 mins)

Ms. Madixia Broomes

     Registered Nurse, Licensed Midwife & District Health Visitor

Trinidad & Tobago

 

           Pain Management: A Medical Perspective (15 mins)

Dr.  Dale Ventour

Consultant Anaesthetist

Trinidad & Tobago

 

        Pelvic Pain Therapy for Endometriosis (15 mins)

Ms. Joanna Landreth-Smith

Licensed Physical Therapist

Trinidad & Tobago

 

      Testimony: Living a Life of Pain (15 mins)

Ms. Nikki Crosby

Media Personality

Trinidad & Tobago

 

Open Forum (30 mins)

Question & Answers 

     *Session 2: Dissecting Endometriosis | 11:40 a.m. – 1:10 p.m.*

Moderator: TBD

 

Approach to Endometriosis Diagnosis (15 mins)

Dr. Janelle Jackman

Gynaecologist, Obstetrician & Minimally Invasive Reproductive Surgery Fellow

Trinidad & Tobago

 

Reoperative Endometriosis (15 mins)

​Dr. Brian Brady

Consultant Gynaecologist, Obstetrician & Endometriosis Surgeon

Trinidad & Tobago

 

Thoracic & Diaphragmatic Endometriosis (15 mins)

​Dr. Kenny R Sinervo

Medical Director, Gynaecologist & Endometriosis Surgeon

Atlanta, U.S.

 

Gold Standard Treatment (15 mins)

​Dr. Camran Nezhat

Medical Director, Gynaecologist, Obstetrician & Endometriosis Surgeon

California, U.S.

 

Open Forum (30 mins)

Question & Answers

 

*Session 3: Let’s Talk Fertility | 1:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.*

        Moderator: TBD

 

Caring for Endometriosis Patients with Infertility Issues (15 mins)

Dr. Oscar Ocho

Director, UWI: School of Nursing, St. Augustine Campus

Trinidad & Tobago

 

A Case Study:

Heightening Fertility in Couples with low Sperm Count & Endometriosis (15 mins)

Dr. Catherine Minto-Bain

Medical Director & Consultant Gynaecologist

Trinidad & Tobago

 

Preserving Fertility in Patients with Endometriomas: A Case Study (15 mins)

​Dr. Roberta Corona

Consultant Fertility Specialist

Barbados

 

Empathy vs Sympathy: Managing Emotions in Patients with Endometriosis (15 mins)

Dr. Tracie Rogers

Managing Director & Psychotherapist

Trinidad & Tobago

 

Open Forum (30 mins)

Question & Answers

 

Closing Ceremony | 2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

 

Meet The Presenters

 

Collaborators

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