Safeguarding Children: Promoting Welfare-Preventing Harm
- 08:30 - 15:45
- Manchester Conference Centre
Wendy is chair of the Association of Child Protection Professionals (formerly BASPCAN) and took up this three year post in November 2018.
Wendy Thorogood is a Designated Nurse Consultant for children with NHS Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) based in Dorchester and she trained at St Guy's hospital in London, specialising in child and adult nursing intensive care and cardiac and renal transplants.
Wendy has also spent time working in South Africa in a maternity unit, within a Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU) in Kent, and has worked with drug users to improve maternal care - a project that still runs today.