Dr Sarah Edwards - Keynote speaker

Registrar, Emergency Medicine

Dr Edwards currently works in Leicester Royal Infirmary as an Emergency Medicine Registrar in the ED. She is also a driving force behind EM3 (, a leading free EM resource for clinicians.

She has an interest in paediatric emergency medicine, minor injuries and medical education and holds a Masters in Medical Education. She is actively involved on social media sharing her work. Her twitter handle is @drsarahedwards. Follow her!


laura mcaulay

Burns and Reconstructive Surgery Clinical Nurse Specialist

Laura is the Burns Care Advisor for the Queen Victoria Hospital in East Grinstead and also the lead Tissue Viability Nurse. She has been working in both roles since July 2018, covering mostly Kent, Surrey and Sussex, teaching clinical teams on the appropriate management and referral of burn wounds.


carole young

Lead Tissue Viability Specialist Nurse

Carole Young is the lead TVSN at Cambridge University Hospitals and has been in post for 18 years. She is a member of both regional and national tissue viability nurse groups and a guest lecturer at Anglia Ruskin University.

She specialises in complex wounds and quality of life, and has a fascination for a detective story- the weirder the wound the better! She has recently been shortlisted for The Nursing Times Awards.


Dr Nate MacDonald

Orthopaedic Registrar

Dr MacDonald gained his medical doctorate at King’s College London and has worked at several world class institutions including Great Ormond Street. He is currently based at St Peter’s Hospital in Chertsey where he is an Orthopaedic Registrar focused on trauma.


Dr Keya Ali

Consultant Paediatrician

Dr Keya Ali is a consultant paediatrician and the Named Doctor for Child Protection at Milton Keynes University Hospital, as well as the Designated Doctor for Child Death for Milton Keynes Clinical Commissioning Group. 

Dr Ali is actively involved in delivering safeguarding training to health and multiagency professionals and has published papers and case reports in the field of child protection.


Alex Guevara

Specialist Paramedic in Urgent Care

Alex works across urgent and primary care, with a special interest in Minor Injuries.


Please note that programme topics / speakers may change at short notice