Winners 2020

Congratulations to all and many thanks for joining us at our virtual BJN Awards Ceremony on Friday 28th August 2020.

Cardiovascular Nurse of the Year

Winner: Charlie Bloe, Raigmore Hospital, NHS Highland

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Second place - Susanne Christie, NHS Tayside

Third place - Nicola Bowers, Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust

Chronic Oedema Nurse of the Year

Winner: Jane Wigg, Lymphoedema Training Academy/LymphVision

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Second place - Stacy Pugh, Compton Care

Third place - Karen Dring, Nottingham Lymphoedema Clinic

Continence Nurse of the Year

Winner: Kelly Stackhouse, Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust

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Second place - June Rogers MBE, Bladder & Bowel UK & Nicola Enoch, Positive About Downs (PADS)

Third place - Helen Cowan, Order of St John Care Trust

Gastrointestinal / IBD Nurse of the Year

Winner: Lisa Younge, IBD Nurse Specialist

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Second place - Julie Carriss-Wright, The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Third place - Rani John, Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Hepatology / Liver Nurse of the Year

Winner: Sarah Nicholas, Cardiff & Vale University Health Board

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Second place - Dianne Backhouse, Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Third place - Katharine Caddick, North Bristol NHS trust

Infection Prevention Nurse of the Year

Winner: Louise Popple, Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust

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Second place - David Thomas & Susie Barrett, The Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Third place - Claire Chadwick, Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Innovation Award

Winner: Mary Parker, Inclusion, Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

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Second place - Deborah Payne, L&M Healthcare

Third place - Trudy Guinan, The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre

Mental Health Nurse of the Year

Winner: Lyndsay Khan, Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

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Second place - Dr Richard Clibbens, South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Third place - Ricky Taylor-Webster, Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation trust

Nurse of the Year

Winner: Adele Brien, Manchester Local Care Organisation

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Second place - Janis Bloomer, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Third place - Heather Crowley, Highlight Park Medical Practice

Nutrition Nurse of the Year

Winner: Angela Cole, The Royal London Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust

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Second place - Fresenius Kabi East Lancashire Enteral Nurse Team

Third place - Sophie Uzelac, Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust

Oncology Nurse of the Year

Winner: Hilary Maxwell, Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust & GO Girls

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Second place - Clatterbridge in the Community Team, The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre

Third place - Joanne Bird, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

Renal Nurse of the Year

Winner: Dr Helen Noble, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Queen's University, Belfast

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Second place - Becky Bonfield, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust

Third place - Haemodialysis Team, University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust

Respiratory Nurse of the Year

Winner: Dr Iain Armstrong, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust & Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA UK)

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Second place - Lisa Sammons, The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust

Third place - Phyllis Murphie, NHS Dumfries and Galloway

Stoma Care Nurse of the Year

Winner: Tracey Virgin-Elliston, Sarah James-Reid, Natasha Rolls & Mary Kane, Lead Specialist Nurses - Stoma Care

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Second place - Madeleine Grant, St Vincent's University Hospital, Dublin

Third place - Carolyn Swash, Hollister Limited & Kirsty Stronge, Dansac

Urology Nurse of the Year

Winner: Ann French, Mid and South Essex University Hospitals Group

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Second place - Clare Akers, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Third place - Hilary Baker, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Vascular Access Nurse of the Year Award

Winner: Valerie Wortley, Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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Second place - Elizabeth Wilson, OPAT Team, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust

Third place - Mandy Jardine, Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust

Wound Care Nurse of the Year

Winner: Dawn Genders, Healthcare at Home

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Second place - Bellingham District Nursing Team, Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Third place - Julie Tyrer, Liverpool Heart and Chest NHS Foundation Trust

Lifetime Achievement Award

Winner: Professor Jane Cummings CBE

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