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The Scottish Dermatological Nursing Society (SDNS) was established to offer a Speciality group for nurses and health care professionals with an interest in Dermatology. The society is affiliated to the British Dermatological Nursing Group (BDNG) and the Scottish Dermatological Society (SDS) 



20160519_162025 (1).jpgThis year the Barbara Page Dermatology Nurse of the Year was awarded to Yvonne Murray. Yvonne is well respect among her colleagues in Ayrshire & Arran NHS for her dedicated and caring nature towards patients and staff. She also manages to find time for her role as SDNS regional representative for Ayshire & Arran and is a valued member of the committee.


Ann Joy( Fife) was award a scholarship for continuing education.

Presentations from May 2016 can be seen in the members section


Safe bandaging:

Leg Ulcer Management Poster FINAL.ppt

This poster shows the recommended temporary management for inpatients who would normally have compression applied.

SDNS Team  win BJN Dermatology Team of the Year 2016

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Janice & Barbara collecting  the BJN award  on behalf  of the  team members who work on the  SDNS Masterclass in  Psycho  social aspects of care