Janie Thompson 2016

The winner of the 2016 CONNI Award is Janie Thompson, Continence Service manager at Alfred Health (Caulfield Hospital) , Caulfield, Victoria.

Janie receives flights, and accommodation for travel to the International Continence Society World Conference in Florence Italy in September 2017.

In her role as Continence Service manager at Alfred Health (Caulfield Hospital) her key areas of responsibility include Patient assessment, discharge planning, staff education and supporting the Urology unit.

Since 2008, she has lead the team at the Caulfield Continence clinic and oversees the day to day management of the service. She is responsible for staff management, finances, forward planning and change management.  

As a strong voice within the Continence field, I am sure that this year’s winner is familiar to you all. She has frequently been the facilitator and presenter at National Incontinence Conferences and is the current Victorian representative of CoNSA, the Victorian/Tasmania President from October 2011-2015. Since 2013, she has been the National President of CoNSA.

It gives me great pleasure to announce the winner of the 2016 CONNI Awards is Janie Thompson"