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Grants & Awards

Endocrine Nurse Award

In honour of the great work Nurse Member, Nikki (Veronica) Kieffer contributed to our Society, the Endocrine Nurse Award will become the Nikki Kieffer Medal from 2021.

Nikki sadly passed away in 2019 and was the inaugural winner of this Award. She was a key part of our Society where she served as Chair of the Nurse Committee, led the development and publication of the Competency Framework for Adult Endocrine Nursing and championed the creation of the Society for Endocrinology–Oxford Brookes Masters-level module in Endocrine Nursing.

You can read her full obituary in The Endocrinologist.

Nikki Keiffer Medal

Masters-level module in Endocrine Nursing

Society for Endocrinology in collaboration with Oxford Brookes University offer a Masters-level module in Endocrine Nursing by a work-based learning approach

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Society for Endocrinology Competency Framework for Adult Endocrine Nursing (2nd Edition)

Focusing on core knowledge, skills and interventions that are specific to nurses working as adult endocrine nurses.

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