BJN Awards Winners 2022

Stoma Care Nurse of the Year

Winner: Maddie White, Lead Nurse Colorectal Team, University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust


Silver - Melanie Jerome, Stoma Care CNS, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital

Bronze - Ivan Ho, Nurse Consultant, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital (Hong Kong)

Rheumatology Nurse of the Year

Winner: Diane Home, Chelsea and Westminster Hospitals NHS Trust


Silver - Robert Clark, Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust, Broomfield Hospital

Bronze - Cath Hutton, South Tees NHS Trust

Urology Nurse of the Year

Winner: Tracey Geddis, Advanced Nurse, Buckinghamshire Healthcare Trust NHS Trust


Silver - Jenny Akins, Urology Advanced Nurse Practitioner, The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust

Bronze - Urology Cancer Nursing Team, Urology Clinical Nurse Specialists, Airedale NHS Foundation Trust

Gastrointestinal / IBD Nurse of the Year

Winner: IBD Nursing Service, Clyde Sector of NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde, Royal Alexandra, Vale of Leven and Inverclyde Royal Hospitals


Silver - Gastroenterology Day Case Team, The Royal Wolverhampton Trust 
      & - June Rogers MBE, Independent Practitioner, Positive About Down Syndrome and Nicola Enoch, Chief Executive, Down Syndrome UK

Bronze - Sarah York, IBD Nurse Consultant, Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation

Vascular Access Nurse of the Year Award

Winner: Leo Andrew Almerol, Vascular Access Nurse, Imperial College Healthcare


Silver - Paediatric Advanced Vascular Access Service, Alder Hey Childrens NHS Foundation Trust

Bronze - Justine Judd, Advanced Clinical Practitioner, United Lincolnshire Health Trust

Oncology Nurse of the Year

Winner: Sophie Needham, Acute Oncology CNS, Southport and Ormskirk NHS Trust


Silver - Helen McNaught, Lead Clinical Trails Nurse Advisor, Blood Cancer UK

Bronze - Rachel Bryce, Advanced Clinical Practitioner, University Hospitals Plymouth
        & - Beryl Roberts, Head of Nursing, Ysbyty Gwynedd

Mental Health Nurse of the Year

Winner: Anita Bignell, Lead Simulation Nurse Tutor, Maudsley Learning, South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust


Silver - Meagan McNaney, Nurse Consultant, Rampton Hospital

Bronze - Advanced Interventions Service, NHS Scotland, Advanced Interventions Service

Continence Nurse of the Year

Winner: The Newcastle Specialist Continence Service


Silver - June Rogers MBE, Independent Practitioner, Positive About Down Syndrome & Nicola Enoch, Chief Executive, Down Syndrome UK

Bronze - The Specialist Neurogenic Bladder and Bowel Team at Buckinghamshire Health Care Trust

Nutrition Nurse of the Year

Winner: Tracy Cloke, Nutrition Nurse Specialist, IOW NHS Trust, Community Division


Silver - Mia Small, Nurse Consultant Nutrition and Intestinal Failure, St Marks Hospital

Bronze - Michelle Butcher, Clinical Nurse Specialist Nutrition Support and Intestinal Failure Team, Birmingham Children's Hospital

Chronic Oedema Nurse of the Year

Winner: Marie Gabe-Walters, National Research and Innovation Lymphoedema Specialist, Lymphoedema Network Wales


Silver - Health & Wellbeing Nurse Consultant Team & Patient Help Line, Lipoedema UK

Bronze - Fiona Sanderson, Macmillan Lymphoedema Specialist and Occupational Therapist, St Ann's Hospice

Hepatology / Liver Nurse of the Year

Winner: Queen Alexandra Hepatology, Queen Alexandra Hospital and Outreach


Silver - Hepatology Specialist Nursing Team, Oxford University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, John Radcliffe Hospital

Bronze - Liver Nursing Team, Day Case Team, The Royal Wolverhampton Trust

Infection Prevention Nurse of the Year

Winner: Julie Dobbin, Education and Professional Development Manager/Infection Control Lead, St Luke’s Hospice


Silver - Infection Prevention and Control Team, East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust

Bronze - Rashmi Thannikkal, Infection Prevention and Control CNS, Kings College Hospital

Wound Care Nurse of the Year

Winner: Neesha Oozageer Gunowa, Doctoral Researcher, Oxford Brookes University


Silver - Sara Sandroni, Nurse Manager Wound Care, Azienda USL, NHS Italy

Bronze - Solange Gaspar, Tissue Viability Specialist Nurse, University Hospitals of Leicester

Cardiovascular Nurse of the Year

Winner: Viki Jenkins & Mandie Welch, BCUHB & CTMUHB


Silver - Maggie Simpson, Senior Nurse Specialist, Scottish Adult Congenital Cardiac Service, Golden Jubilee National Hospital

Bronze - Simone Rowlands, Cardiology Specialist Nurse, South Tyneside Hospital

Renal Nurse of the Year

Winner: Wilfredo Manuel, Renal Access Nurse Specialist, North Bristol NHS Trust


Silver - Rachael Lee, Acute Kidney Injury Advanced Nurse Practitioner, UHCW NHS Trust

Bronze - Denise Roberts, Paediatric Transplant Nurse Specialist, Royal Manchester Children's Hospital

Innovation Award

Winner: Meagan McNaney, Nurse Consultant, Rampton Hospital


Silver - Sarah Grundy, Ward Manager, Whiston Hospital

Bronze - Jess Oke, Specialist Blood Borne Virus Nurse, AWP Mental Health

Nurse of the Year

Winner: Diane Palmer, Associate Director of Nursing, NSFT


Silver - Archana Shaji Devadas, Senior Research Nurse, University Hospitals Plymouth

Bronze - Lindsay Brown, Immunology Nurse Specialist, Royal Hospital for Children and Young People

Lifetime Achievement Award

Winner: Nurses of our NHS