Events

Wounds UK Summer Conference — Supporting Practice

5th Jul 2017 to 6th Jul 2017, National Conference Centre (National Motorcycle Museum)

5th July 2017

08:00 to 09:00
09:00 to 09:10
09:10 to 09:30
09:30 to 10:15
Supported session

Main Auditorium

10:15 to 10:45
10:45 to 11:15
10:45 to 11:15
11:15 to 12:45
11:15 to 12:45
12:45 to 13:15
12:45 to 13:15
13:15 to 14:15
14:15 to 15:00
Supported session

Main Auditorium

15:00 to 15:30
15:30 to 16:00
15:30 to 16:00
16:00 to 16:30
16:00 to 16:30
16:30 to 17:00
16:30 to 17:00

6th July 2017

08:00 to 08:50
08:50 to 09:10
09:10 to 09:40
NICE guidance — setting the scene

·         Early detection and early invention

·         Emphasis on prevention

Main Auditorium

09:40 to 10:00
Infection prevention and tissue viability — the prefect partnership

·         Role changes over time — back to the future

·         Clarifying job specification — what’s the cross over IPN/TVN

·         How are we working together?

Main Auditorium

10:00 to 10:45
Supported session

Main Auditorium

10:45 to 11:15
11:15 to 12:00
Supported session

Main Auditorium

12:00 to 12:30
12:30 to 13:45
13:45 to 14:30
Supported session

Main Auditorium

14:30 to 15:00
Antimicrobial resistance — review policies

·         Extent of the problem

·         Roles and responsibilities

·         Future opportunities 

Main Auditorium

15:30 to 16:00
16:00 to 16:30
Workshop 1 Sepsis prevention and management

·         Extent of the problem

·         Sepsis and wounds

·         Active management 

Stream 1

16:00 to 16:30
Workshop 2 Early diagnosis

·         Becoming an expert in recognising the subtle signs before overt infection

·         Case studies 

Stream 2

16:00 to 16:30
Workshop 3 Wound dehiscence

·         Defining Surgical wound dehiscence

·         Top ten tips on how to prevent and manage wound dehiscence

Stream 3

16:00 to 16:30
Workshop 4 Microbiology of wounds - back to basics

·         Microbial organisms – when to worry

·         Recognising when biofilms – where we are now

·         Current and future diagnostics 

stream 4