Bristol Children's Hospital Family Day
Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, metabolic bone team hosted an OI family day in October at Bristol. Coreen, BBS Support Development Officer was delighted to be able to attend and meet up with so many OI families and have important discussions with head of children’s service and BBS MAB member Dr Christine Burren as well as catching up in person with OT’s and Physios from the POINT team. Coreen was delighted to meet up with Dr Shane Clarke, Consultant Rhuematologist from Bristol Royal Infirmary whom the BBS hope to work more closely with in the future. The day consisted of a fun packed 4 hours of talks, play and team work and also a free visit around the Science Centre.
Whilst in Bristol Coreen was keen to promote the BBS Patient Day Event to be held Sunday February 26th registration details here. Coreen also gave an update on our fantastic new literature for hospital staff to hand out at clinics.