Katie Barnes is an Advanced Paediatric Nurse Practitioner in the ED and Director of a social enterprise committed to developing paediatric advanced practice superheroes for the NHS. She thinks magic (often) happens in the hot seat and that you can’t yell at seeds. She has a poorly developed sense of boundaries and loves to laugh.

DFTB go to PEMFest18

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Maybe you recognise the drill ……. you are tired, your frontline NHS job is tough,  there is a list of jobs as long as your arm at home, you still need to book transport to attend this conference, and you’re not sure if work will provide any study funding. But you decide to go for…