Brigham and Women’s Hospital Wound Care Conference
Saturday, May 6, 2017 Four Points by Sheraton Norwood Hotel and Conference Center, Norwood, MA
Normal and Altered Wound Healing
Treatment of Traumatic Wounds
Diagnosis and Treatment of Vascular Ulcers
Treatment of Foot Wounds
Wound Infection and Cellulitis
New Pressure Ulcer Staging Guidelines
Management of Burns
Treatment of Surgical Incisions
Stoma Associated Wounds
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to identify and manage traumatic, post surgical, vascular and burn wounds, determine antibiotic treatment for common wound infections, assess the new pressure ulcer staging and treatment guidelines and describe the mechanisms of normal and altered wound healing.
7:55 am Welcome Laurie Bayer, PA-C, BWH [Wound Care Center]
8:00 am Dennis Orgill, MD, PhD, BWH [Plastic Surgery] Normal and Altered Wound Healing
8:20 am Laurie Bayer, PA-C, BWH [Wound Care Center] Treatment of Traumatic Wounds
8:40 am TBA Diagnosis and Treatment of Vascular Ulcers
9:20 am Panel discussion and Q&A
9:40 am BREAK AND EXHIBITS
10:10 am Joseph Hartigan, DPM, BWH [Podiatry] Treatment of Foot wounds
10:30 am William Tsiaras, MD, PhD, BWH [Dermatology] Dermatologic Wounds
11:00 am James Maguire, MD, BWH [Infectious Disease] Wound Infection and Cellulitis
11:30 am Panel Discussion and Q&A
12:00 LUNCH AND EXHIBITS
1:15 Robert Riviello, MD [Burn and Trauma Surgery] Keynote Speaker Rwanda Experience
Mass General Brigham System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Mass General Brigham System designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This program has been awarded 6 contact hours.
Brigham and Women’s Hospital is an Approved Provider of continuing nursing education by the Northeast Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
To be eligible for documentation of credit, participants must attend the full activity and complete the course survey.
This event is closed.
Postmarked by April 15, 2017 -- $85.00 After April 15, 2017 -- $95.00
Make Check Payable To:
Mass General Brigham
Mail to: Catherine Flood Mass General Brigham Continuing Professional Development BWH Advances in Wound Care 399 Revolution Drive STE 1245 Somerville, MA 02145
*Registration confirmation will be sent via email.*
Refund requests must be received by postal mail or email email@example.com by April 22, 2017. No refunds will be made thereafter. A $15 handling fee will be deducted for cancellation.
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