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UK Colposcopy Nurses Group

Who we are

The Colposcopy Nurses Group (CNG) UK aims to unite nurses working within the speciality of colposcopy.

The group is affiliated to the BSCCP (British Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology)/RCOG (Royal College of Gynaecologists).

Objectives of the group

  • Maintain effective communication at all times.
  • Provide information regarding training and offer support as required.
  • Increase the knowledge of members to assist with skill development.
  • Provide a support network to all members countrywide and regional.
  • Consider matters relevant to the speciality.
  • To represent the interests of the group at the RCN Women's Health Forum.

The Committee

The committee comprises of no less than 6 members and not more than 10 members.

Of these, six will hold office on an Executive Committee.

Current executive members and contact details:

CNG Chair
Hannah Ball
Nurse Colposcopist
Leicester Royal Infirmary
Tel: 07764424694

Jo Underhill
Nurse Colposcopist
Alexandra Hospital
Tel: 01527 503030

Gemma Fergurson
Addenbrookes Hospital
Tel: 01223 586892

BSCCP CTC Representative
Jilly Goodfellow
Nurse Practitioner for Colposcopy & Women's Health Unit Sister
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Tel: 0191 282 5670

BSCCP Nurse Rep
Emily Lynott
Nurse Colposcopist
Tel: 0121 424 7787

Irish Representative
Claire Fry
Tel: 00353 14143983

Committee Members:
Polly Jedrzeja
Tel: 0208 5107609

Any member of the RCN wishing to stand for Committee should:

  • Work in the relevant speciality
  • Not hold office at national level within the UK service trade union or hold office in any other UK membership organisation.
  • Be aware of and willing to accept the responsibilities of the office.