Women of The Whitt – Conference

Women of The Whitt – Conference

Women of The Whitt – 100 Years of Women in Medicine – A conference organised by Caroline Fertleman. What did you like most about this conference? The keynote speakers had very well established careers, very interesting to hear how their journey Very...
Derek Pavancini Concert

Derek Pavancini Concert

Caroline arranged a concert on 2nd November 2016 for the renowned pianst Derek Pavancini to play for the Paediatric Department at The Whittington Hospital. Derek was born at 25 weeks gestation and is blind due to retinopathy of prematurity. Derek also has learning...
The Fertleman Therapy Dog

The Fertleman Therapy Dog

Caroline’s own dog has been trained as a therapy dog – and it now a welcome visitor cheering up sick children in-patient at The Whittington Hospital.
Twiddle Muffs Knitting Group

Twiddle Muffs Knitting Group

Caroline has launched a weekly knitting club at The Whittington Hospital, making ‘Twiddle Muffs’ for dementia sufferers. Twiddle Muffs are small tubes of wool which can sit in patients hands or on their laps and are adorned with buttons, ribbons, bells and...
QI – Paperless Paediatric Department

QI – Paperless Paediatric Department

This is my version of a Quality Improvement (QI) project where patient safety really has improved and there has been a cost saving. Caroline led the Paediatric department in becoming paperless for results and all consultants signed up for electronic filing The picture...