Contraception: an NHS Update with Hanna Smith

Tuesday 19th March 2024 13:00 - 14:00 (GMT)

Masterclass Details:

Does your job function encompass contraceptive products and services?

If so this masterclass from Hanna Smith, NHS healthcare professional and subject expert is for YOU!

LSAA members can join us for this insightful 60-minute masterclass where we’ll hear from Hanna and get her unique take on the future of contraceptive products and services as the NHS enters yet another fiscally challenging year.

In particular, Hanna will look at the significance of proper training in providing women with accurate information about various contraceptive methods, including emergency contraception and combined and mini-pills.


Key Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the provision of accurate counselling for all contraceptive methods, not just limited to pharmacy-supplied options
  • Implement effective signposting strategies to promote long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) and reduce unintended pregnancies
  • Explore the emerging evidence linking all hormonal contraceptives to breast cancer and its implications for healthcare providers
  • Identify major contraindications for both combined hormonal contraceptives (CHC) and progestogen-only pills (POP)
  • Understand the landscape of emergency contraception
  • Date and time

    19th Mar 2024 13:00 – 14:00 (GMT)

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