BJN Awards 2021: Nominations Open for Chronic Oedema Nurse/Team of The Year

Lipoedema UK are honoured to support these special awards together with British Lymphology Society, which present a wonderful opportunity to recognise nurses' hard work and dedication and commemorate their achievement and contribution to patient care. 


"Our nurses have been under tremendous pressure due to Covid-19, with many of them redeployed -

Do you know a Lymphoedema (also known as chronic oedema) nurse or nursing team, who have gone the extra mile for their patients?  

Submissions are welcome from
both patients and healthcare professionals alike.

Submitting an entry is easy, you simply need to answer the following questions (max. 125 words per question):

  • How has this nurse (or nursing team) contributed to nursing?
  • How has this impacted on patient care?
  • Will their work continue to support nursing?
  • What evidence is there to support this contribution?


Sharie Fetzer, Chair, Lipoedema UK.

DON'T FORGET Nominations are due in by 14th December, 2020.