Career profile: Sam Williams A Lung Cancer and Mesothelioma Clinical Nurse Specialist in Newport, South Wales Career profile: Lisa O’Sullivan Lisa O’Sullivan is a Senior Specialist Nurse at Prostate Cancer UK Career profile: Kendra Scheller Kendra Scheller, Nurse Practitioner, Health Inclusion Team, Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust Career profile: Kirsty Brooks Practice Nurse and Regional Clinical Champion for IBD, Kirsty Brooks details her journey and her longstanding interest in helping patients with this ‘challenging and ever-evolving’ disease Why I love working in a hospice Rachel Daykin describes the care she provides at Julia’s House, a children’s hospice in Wiltshire Career Profile: Tanya Strange, Newport A career profile of Tanya Strange, A Queen's Nurse working near Newport Career profile Rebecca Seamons, Roald Dahl nurse, Essex 1 comment Career profile: Mary Ross-Davie, Edinburgh The Director of Royal College of Midwives Scotland Career profile: Glenn Nicholson, Barnsley Diabetes team leader at South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust A day in the life of... Admiral Nurse, Sue McGowan, at Central and Northwest London Foundation Trust A day in the life of... Respiratory nurse specialist, Ellen Nicholson, at Homerton University Hospital Sally Jones, Cardiff Sally Jones is a TB specialist nurse in Cardiff Vivien Ziwocha, London Vivien Ziwocha is Head of Care at Red & Yellow Care 1 comment Career profile: Jackie Greer Jackie Greer is the head of care services at Blind Veterans UK's Brighton Centre Alison Byrne, Birmingham Alison Byrne is an FGM specialist midwife from Birmingham A day in the life of... Volunteer ward nurse, Vanessa Thomson, on board the world’s largest civilian hospital ship Career profile: Patricia Kelly Patricia Kelly is an associate practice teacher Career profile: Alison Wall Alison Wall is a public health strategist in Islington. Career profile: Morejoy Saineti Morejoy Saineti is a dementia specialist nurse in London. 1 comment Career profile: Ann Norman Ann Norman is the Royal College of Nursing’s professional lead for nursing in criminal justice nursing and learning disability nursing. Reflections: A midwife's tale More than 800,000 babies are born in the UK every year but just 2.3% of these are home births, says Cheryl Opimo-Fisher, a homebirth midwife at Hillingdon Hospital, London. 1 comment Rewriting RAF nurses' history Royal Air Force nurses have been forgotten in historical records until now, says Mark Greener. Career Profile: Kirsten Ellmore I was 17, when I started work as a healthcare assistant. I have always been a very caring person by nature and I wanted to help others even from an early age. Career Profile - Jenny Aston Why did you become a nurse? I went into nursing because I thought it would be more interesting then physiotherapy. I had spent two years in hospital as a young child which may also have played a part in my choice. I also did a gap year in New Zealand where I worked as a nursing assistant. Career Profile: Debbie Brown Why did you become a nurse? I have wanted to be a nurse since I was a little girl and spent many evenings applying bandages to my grandparents.