On the 10th November 2021 CONNECT hosted its inaugural webinar. Cardiovascular surgery nursing and allied professional research colleagues joined from Australia, Canada, Norway, USA and UK joined to learn about the co-founders, the work of CONNECT so far, to discuss future plans and projects and to network with each other.
Three new CONNECT initiatives were discussed which will start in 2022 – more details will follow in relation to these projects as they progress.
On the 27th October 2022 CONNECT hosted its second webinar in the form of an annual meeting. New CONNECT members were welcomed and an update on all programmes of work over the last 12 months was provided. Several new initiatives for 2023 were also highlighted. The 2023 annual meeting is proposed for 26th October.