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What is WoundCon?

 

WoundCon is a virtual wound care conference and expo, available online July 17th, 2020, from 8am-6:30pm US EDT. WoundCon is available for free to all licensed health care providers around the globe with a focus on wound care or within a wound care environment. Licensed health care providers can earn up to 9.25 free CME/CEUs for attending sessions offered as part of the conference. Non-health care providers can attend for a fee. See details below.

IMPORTANT: Seats are limited at this event so we encourage you to register early.

Health Care Providers

Health Care Providers

WoundCon Summer 2020 is a modern way to virtually attend high-quality, educational sessions related to the advances in wound care today, so you can apply it to your practice tomorrow. SEATS ARE LIMITED!

Sponsors and Exhibitors

Industry Partners and Exhibitors

WoundCon Summer 2020 offers an opportunity to present your wound care products to an audience of thousands so you can provide information on the latest wound care technologies. 

Health Care Providers

Health Care Providers

WoundCon Summer 2020 is a modern way to virtually attend high-quality, educational sessions related to the advances in wound care today, so you can apply it to your practice tomorrow. SEATS ARE LIMITED!

Sponsors and Exhibitors

Industry Partners and Exhibitors

WoundCon Summer 2020 offers an opportunity to present your wound care products to an audience of thousands so you can provide information on the latest wound care technologies. 

Who Should Attend WoundCon?

 

Advances in many areas of wound prevention and care are taking place around the globe at a rapid pace. Health care professionals who are looking to further their education and expand their awareness and skillset in wound care should attend WoundCon to learn about the latest products, treatments, and discoveries in this area.

Our virtual wound care conference offers attendees the ability to experience all that a destination-based conference has to offer from the comfort of their home or office while acquiring valuable CME/CEUs at no charge for their attendance. Secure your spot today, seats are limited.

AGENDA

AGENDA

All times listed are Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) in the US. This is a global event. Click here to check the times in your area.

7:00AM – 8:00AM EDT

 

WoundCon Summer 2020 Satellite Symposium

Wound Hygiene: A Practical Approach to Biofilm Management in Hard-to-Heal Wounds

Leanne Atkin, PhD, MHSc, RGN

Christine Murphy, PhD, RN, WOCC(C)

8:10AM – 9:00AM EDT

 

Opening Keynote

The Pandemic’s Companion: COVID-19 Device-Related Pressure Ulcers in Patients and Providers

 

Amit Gefen, PhD, MSc, BSc

Karen Ousey, PhD, MA, PGDE, BA, RN, FHEA

9:00AM – 10:00AM EDT

Is This Wound Infected? Mastering Infection and Biofilm Assessment

Randall Wolcott, MD, CWS

The Diagnostic Dilemma, Part 1: Identification of Atypical Wounds and Calciphylaxis

Manjulatha Badam, MD, CWSP

Jayesh B. Shah, MD, UHM(ABPM), CWSP, FAPWCA, FCCWS, FUHM, FACP, FACHM

 

11:00AM – 12:00PM EDT

Skin Damage Assessment: Distinguishing Incontinence-Associated Dermatitis from Pressure Injury

Mikel Gray, PhD, FNP, PNP, CUNP, CCCN, FAANP, FAAN

COVID Toes and Other Skin Manifestation of the COVID-19 Virus

Kara Couch, MS, CRNP, CWCN-AP

1:30PM – 2:00PM EDT

Keynote: Limb Preservation in Diabetes – A Combination of Team, Technology and Tenacity

David G. Armstrong, PhD, MSc, DPM

 

2:30PM – 3:30PM EDT

The Diagnostic Dilemma, Part 2: Ischemic versus Neuropathic Diabetic Foot Ulcers

James McGuire, DPM, PT, LPed, FAPWHc

Matthew Regulski, DPM

Common Post-Operative Complications, and How to Avoid Them

Nancy Collins, PhD, RD, LDN, NWCC, FAND

Alex K. Wong, MD, FACS

4:30PM – 5:30PM EDT
 

The Diagnostic Dilemma, Part 3: Venous, Arterial or Both?

 

Michael Maier, DPM

Managing the Compromised Skin and Fistulas of Bariatric Patients

Susan Gallagher, PhD, RN

Dianne Rudolph, APRN-BC, DNP, CWOCN

This activity is being supported in part by an education grant from ConvaTec

Register for WoundCon Summer 2020 to receive more information on reserving your seat for the Satellite Symposium

WoundCon Summer 2020 Speakers

CONFERENCE CO-CHAIRS

David Armstrong, PhD, MSc, DPM

Professor of Surgery and Director, Southwestern Academic Limb Salvage Alliance

(SALSA) at Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California

Manjulatha Badam, MD, CWSP

Hyperbaric Medicine Fellow, LSU, New Orleans, LA

Nancy Collins, PhD, RD, LDN, NWCC, FAND

President
Light Bulb Health, Inc.
Las Vegas, Nevada

Kara S. Couch, MS, CRNP, CWCN-AP

Director of Inpatient Wound Care
George Washington University Hospital Washington, DC

Susan Gallagher, PhD, RN

Past-President of the Association for Safe Patient Handling Professionals

Associate Editor for Workplace Health and Safety (AAOHN)
Celebration Institute, Inc.Splendora, Texas

Amit Gefen, PhD, MSc, BSc

Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Tel Aviv University

Tel Aviv, Israel

Mikel Gray, PhD, PNP, FNP, CUNP, CCCN, FAANP, FAAN

Professor of Urology
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia

Dr. Michael A. Maier, DPM

Director of the Lower-Extremity Wound Clinic and Staff in Vascular Medicine
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio

James McGuire, DPM, PT, LPed, FAPWHc

Professor, Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine

Director, Leonard S. Abrams Center for Advanced Wound Healing

Dr. Karen Ousey, PhD, MA, PGDE, BA, RN, FHEA

Professor and Director of the Institute of Skin Integrity and Infection Prevention
University of Huddersfield
Huddersfield, United Kingdom

Matthew Regulski, DPM, CMET, FAPWCA, FCCWS, WHS, FAPWH©

Partner, Ocean County Foot and Ankle, Director, Wound Institute of Ocean County

Dianne Rudolph, DNP, CNP-BC, CWOCN

Nurse Practitioner, South Texas Wound Associates

Jayesh B. Shah, MD, UHM(ABPM), CWSP, FAPWCA, FCCWS, FUHM, FACP, FACHM

Assistant Professor, Division of Community and Family Medicine

UT Health, San Antonio, Texas

Randall Wolcott, MD, CWS

Founder, Southwest Medical Wound Care Center

Alex K. Wong, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery

Director of Basic, Translational, and Clinical Research

Director of Microsurgery Fellowship and Medical Student Education

Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California Los Angeles, California

David Armstrong, PhD, MSc, DPM

Professor of Surgery and Director, Southwestern Academic Limb Salvage Alliance

(SALSA) at Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California

Manjulatha Badam, MD, CWSP

Hyperbaric Medicine Fellow, LSU, New Orleans, LA

Nancy Collins, PhD, RD, LDN, NWCC, FAND

President
Light Bulb Health, Inc.
Las Vegas, Nevada

Kara S. Couch, MS, CRNP, CWCN-AP

Director of Inpatient Wound Care
George Washington University Hospital Washington, DC

Susan Gallagher, PhD, RN

Past-President of the Association for Safe Patient Handling Professionals

Associate Editor for Workplace Health and Safety (AAOHN)
Celebration Institute, Inc.Splendora, Texas

Amit Gefen, PhD, MSc, BSc

Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Tel Aviv University

Tel Aviv, Israel

Mikel Gray, PhD, PNP, FNP, CUNP, CCCN, FAANP, FAAN

Professor of Urology
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia

Dr. Michael A. Maier, DPM

Director of the Lower-Extremity Wound Clinic and Staff in Vascular Medicine
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio

James McGuire, DPM, PT, LPed, FAPWHc

Professor, Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine

Director, Leonard S. Abrams Center for Advanced Wound Healing

Dr. Karen Ousey, PhD, MA, PGDE, BA, RN, FHEA

Professor and Director of the Institute of Skin Integrity and Infection Prevention
University of Huddersfield
Huddersfield, United Kingdom

Matthew Regulski, DPM, CMET, FAPWCA, FCCWS, WHS, FAPWH©

Partner, Ocean County Foot and Ankle, Director, Wound Institute of Ocean County

Dianne Rudolph, DNP, CNP-BC, CWOCN

Nurse Practitioner, South Texas Wound Associates

Co-Chair
Jayesh B. Shah, MD, UHM(ABPM), CWSP, FAPWCA, FCCWS, FUHM, FACP, FACHM

Assistant Professor, Division of Community and Family Medicine

UT Health, San Antonio, Texas
UT Health, San Antonio, TX

Randall Wolcott, MD, CWS

Founder, Southwest Medical Wound Care Center

Alex K. Wong, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery

Director of Basic, Translational, and Clinical Research

Director of Microsurgery Fellowship and Medical Student Education

Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California Los Angeles, California

David Armstrong, PhD, MSc, DPM

Professor of Surgery and Director, Southwestern Academic Limb Salvage Alliance

(SALSA) at Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California

Manjulatha Badam, MD, CWSP

Hyperbaric Medicine Fellow, LSU, New Orleans, LA

Nancy Collins, PhD, RD, LDN, NWCC, FAND

President
Light Bulb Health, Inc.
Las Vegas, Nevada

Kara S. Couch, MS, CRNP, CWCN-AP

Director of Inpatient Wound Care
George Washington University Hospital Washington, DC

Susan Gallagher, PhD, RN

Past-President of the Association for Safe Patient Handling Professionals

Associate Editor for Workplace Health and Safety (AAOHN)
Celebration Institute, Inc.Splendora, Texas

Amit Gefen, PhD, MSc, BSc

Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Tel Aviv University

Tel Aviv, Israel

Mikel Gray, PhD, PNP, FNP, CUNP, CCCN, FAANP, FAAN

Professor of Urology
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia

Dr. Michael A. Maier, DPM

Director of the Lower-Extremity Wound Clinic and Staff in Vascular Medicine
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio

James McGuire, DPM, PT, LPed, FAPWHc

Professor, Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine

Director, Leonard S. Abrams Center for Advanced Wound Healing

Dr. Karen Ousey, PhD, MA, PGDE, BA, RN, FHEA

Professor and Director of the Institute of Skin Integrity and Infection Prevention
University of Huddersfield
Huddersfield, United Kingdom

Matthew Regulski, DPM, CMET, FAPWCA, FCCWS, WHS, FAPWH©

Partner, Ocean County Foot and Ankle, Director, Wound Institute of Ocean County

Dianne Rudolph, DNP, CNP-BC, CWOCN

Nurse Practitioner, South Texas Wound Associates

Co-Chair
Jayesh B. Shah, MD, UHM(ABPM), CWSP, FAPWCA, FCCWS, FUHM, FACP, FACHM

Assistant Professor, Division of Community and Family Medicine

UT Health, San Antonio, Texas
UT Health, San Antonio, TX

Randall Wolcott, MD, CWS

Founder, Southwest Medical Wound Care Center

Alex K. Wong, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery

Director of Basic, Translational, and Clinical Research

Director of Microsurgery Fellowship and Medical Student Education

Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California Los Angeles, California

JOIN US LIVE July 17th from 8:00am to 6:30pm US EDT

WoundCon Summer 2020 Industry Partners & Exhibitors

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WoundCon Attendee Experience

What to Expect

 

Experience multiple wound care focused sessions in a virtual environment, presented by some of the top educators in wound care. Preliminary topics for WoundCon Summer 2020 include; COVID-19 and skin-related conditions, device-related pressure ulcer prevention for providers, wound infection and biofilm detection, bariatric skin management, diabetic foot ulcer assessment, and many more.

Attend virtually from anywhere. Our online conference is available to attend on any device with an internet connection. Watch from the convenience of your home or office on your desktop, tablet, or phone.

In addition to the multiple CME sessions being offered throughout the day, attendees will also be able to experience various networking opportunities including break out rooms with speakers, exhibitors, and sponsors. Connect with others and share what’s working in wound care today and learn about products and techniques you can apply right away.

Licensed health care providers attend for free and earn valuable CMEs for attending various sessions throughout the day. Ready to join us? Click below to register now. Still have questions? Scroll down to the FAQs section to learn more or submit your question to our staff before registering.

JOIN US LIVE July 17th from 8:00am to 6:30pm US EDT

Accreditation

 

WoundCon Summer 2020 Satellite Symposium Live Accreditation

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Cine-Med and Kestrel Health Information/WoundSource. Ciné-Med is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Ciné-Med designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity provides 1 contact hour for nurses.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards and requirements for approval of providers of continuing education in podiatric medicine through a joint provider agreement between Ciné-Med and Kestrel Health Information/WoundSource. Ciné-Med is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. Ciné-Med has approved this activity for a maximum of 1 continuing education contact hour.

All other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, consult your professional licensing board.

WoundCon Summer 2020 Satellite Symposium On-Demand Accreditation

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Ciné-Med and Kestrel Health Information/WoundSource. Ciné-Med is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Ciné-Med designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity provides 1 contact hour for nurses.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards and requirements for approval of providers of continuing education in podiatric medicine through a joint provider agreement between Ciné-Med and Kestrel Health Information/WoundSource. Ciné-Med is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. Ciné-Med has approved this activity for a maximum of 1 continuing education contact hour.

All other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, consult your professional licensing board.

Commercial Support

These Activities are being supported in part by an education grant from:

ConvaTec

WoundCon Summer 2020 Live Accreditation

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Cine-Med and Kestrel Health Information/WoundSource. Ciné-Med is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Ciné-Med designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity provides 5.25 contact hours for nurses.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards and requirements for approval of providers of continuing education in podiatric medicine through a joint provider agreement between Ciné-Med and Kestrel Health Information/WoundSource. Ciné-Med is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. Ciné-Med has approved this activity for a maximum of 5.25 continuing education contact hours.

All other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, consult your professional licensing board.

WoundCon Summer 2020 On-Demand Accreditation

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Ciné-Med and Kestrel Health Information/WoundSource. Ciné-Med is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Ciné-Med designates this enduring material for a maximum of 9.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity provides 9.25 contact hours for nurses.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards and requirements for approval of providers of continuing education in podiatric medicine through a joint provider agreement between Ciné-Med and Kestrel Health Information/WoundSource. Ciné-Med is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. Ciné-Med has approved this activity for a maximum of 9.25 continuing education contact hours.

All other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, consult your professional licensing board.

Commercial Support

These Activities are being supported in part by education grants from:

ConvaTec, 3M KCI, Mölnlycke, Ferris Mfg. Corp.

Accreditation

WoundCon Summer 2020 Live Accreditation

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Cine-Med and Kestrel Health Information/WoundSource. Ciné-Med is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Ciné-Med designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity provides 5.25 contact hours for nurses.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards and requirements for approval of providers of continuing education in podiatric medicine through a joint provider agreement between Ciné-Med and Kestrel Health Information/WoundSource. Ciné-Med is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. Ciné-Med has approved this activity for a maximum of 5.25 continuing education contact hours.

All other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, consult your professional licensing board.

WoundCon Summer 2020 On-Demand Accreditation

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Ciné-Med and Kestrel Health Information/WoundSource. Ciné-Med is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Ciné-Med designates this enduring material for a maximum of 9.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity provides 9.25 contact hours for nurses.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards and requirements for approval of providers of continuing education in podiatric medicine through a joint provider agreement between Ciné-Med and Kestrel Health Information/WoundSource. Ciné-Med is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. Ciné-Med has approved this activity for a maximum of 9.25 continuing education contact hours.

All other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, consult your professional licensing board.

Commercial Support

These Activities are being supported in part by education grants from:

ConvaTec, 3M KCI, Mölnlycke, Ferris Mfg. Corp.

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