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WOUND CARE

A Unified Approach to Wound Care

23 - 24 APRIL 2024, THE NATIONAL CONFERENCE CENTRE, BIRMINGHAM

Be at the Forefront of Wound Care

Join us at the National Conference Centre in Birmingham on the 23rd and 24th of April 2023 for a ground-breaking dialogue on wound care. This year, we are thrilled to offer a multifaceted event focused on the latest advancements, research, and strategies in these critical areas of healthcare.

Innovative Exhibition

Explore an expansive exhibition featuring the latest technologies and solutions from leading companies in wound care. Discover products and services that can revolutionize your approach to wound care.

Expert-Led Sessions

Learn from national-renowned experts as they share cutting-edge research, best practices, and case studies in over 30+ sessions spanning two transformative days.

Networking Opportunities

Connect with peers, thought leaders, and innovators. Our networking sessions and interactive workshops are designed to foster collaborations that extend beyond the conference.

Featured Speakers

Andrea McDonald

Andrea McDonald

Mid and South Essex Community Collaborative

Angela Hind

Angela Hind

Hull City Health Care Partnership

Helen Shoker

Helen Shoker

Lead Nurse, Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust

Jacky Edwards

Jacky Edwards

Clinical Lead for Surgical Wound National Wound Care Association

Jacqui Fletcher

Jacqui Fletcher

Clinical Lead for Pressure Ulcers, National Wound Care Strategy Programme

Katie Fox

Katie Fox

Community Wound Care Team, Essex University Partnership Trust

Kerry Carmichael

Kerry Carmichael

Professional lead, Tissue Viability, Hull City Health Care Partnership

Krishna Gohil

Krishna Gohil

Senior Lecturer in Prescribing. Faculty of Health, Education and Society Northampton University.

Lauren Thorpe

Lauren Thorpe

Clinical nurse specialist in wound care & Helen Shoker, Lead Nurse, Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust

Lucy Woodhouse

Lucy Woodhouse

Wye Valley NHS Trust

Melissa Rochon

Melissa Rochon

Royal Brompton Hospital Trust

Michael Oliver

Michael Oliver

Programme Manager, NHS Humber and North Yorkshire Health and Care Partnership

Professor Karen Ousey

Professor Karen Ousey

International Wound Infection Institute (Invited)

Ruth Woods

Ruth Woods

Advanced Podiatrist, Hull City Health Care Partnership

Samantha Haigh

Samantha Haigh

Lead Nurse for Tissue Viability & Bladder & Bowel, York & Scarborough Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Una Adderley

Una Adderley

Director, National Wound Care Strategy Programme

Verity Morton

Verity Morton

Senior Programme Development Lead, Delivery Team, Health Innovation Manchester

Valerie Edward Jones

Valerie Edward Jones

Professor of Microbiology, Manchester Metropolitan University

The Agenda

DAY 1 - TUESDAY 23RD APRIL 2024

07:45

Registration, Coffee and Networking

09:00

Chairs Introduction

09:15

National Wound Care Strategy Programme – NHS England – An Overview

Una Adderley - Director, National Wound Care Strategy Programme

09:30

 Wound Infection in Clinical Practice – International Consensus Update Overview

Professor Karen Ousey - International Wound Infection Institute (Invited)

09:55

Reducing wound care inequality across different care settings

Lauren Thorpe - Clinical nurse specialist in wound care

Helen Shoker - Lead Nurse, Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust

10:30

Questions and Answers

10:45

Morning Coffee and Networking

11:15

Foot Ulcers

Krishna Gohil - Senior Lecturer in Prescribing. Faculty of Health, Education and Society Northampton University.

11:40

Surgical Wound Complications

Jacky Edwards - Clinical Lead for Surgical Wound National Wound Care Association

12:05

Improving surveillance of surgical site infection

Melissa Rochon - Royal Brompton Hospital Trust

12:30

Questions and Answers

12:45

Afternoon Lunch and Networking

14:00

Best Practice in Wound Care

14:40

Best Practice in Wound Care

15:20

Afternoon Coffee and Networking

15:50

Antimicrobial Resistance in Wound Care

Valerie Edward Jones - Professor of Microbiology, Manchester Metropolitan University

16:15

Immediate Actions with Severe Burns Patients

Jacky Edwards - Clinical Lead for Surgical Wound National Wound Care Association

16:40

Questions and Answers

17:00

Close of Day 1

DAY 2 - WEDNESDAY 24TH APRIL 2024

07:45

Registration, Coffee and Networking

09:00

Chairs Introduction

09:15

Improving Pressure Ulcer Care

Jacqui Fletcher - Clinical Lead for Pressure Ulcers, National Wound Care Strategy Programme

09:40

Case Study: Establishing ‘First Assessment Clinics’ to improve lower limb wound care

Angela Hind - Hull City Health Care Partnership

Ruth Woods - Advanced Podiatrist, Hull City Health Care Partnership

Kerry Carmichael - Professional lead, Tissue Viability, Hull City Health Care Partnership

10:05

Wound Diagnosis and Remote monitoring

Michael Oliver - Programme Manager, NHS Humber and North Yorkshire Health and Care Partnership

10:30

Questions and Answers

10:45

Morning Coffee and Networking

11:15

Case Study: Conducting a patient survey to inform the codesign of a leg ulcer service

Verity Morton - Senior Programme Development Lead, Delivery Team, Health Innovation Manchester

11:40

Case Study: Creating lower leg ulcer nurse specialist roles from unfilled community nursing vacancies to improve Leg Ulcer Service provision within Wye Valley

Lucy Woodhouse - Wye Valley NHS Trust

12:05

Case Study: Improving wound care knowledge and skills in the workforce – mandating on-line wound care education

Andrea McDonald - Mid and South Essex Community Collaborative

12:30

Questions and Answers

12:45

Afternoon Lunch and Networking

14:00

Delivery of the community transformation programme plan

Samantha Haigh - Lead Nurse for Tissue Viability & Bladder & Bowel, York & Scarborough Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

14:20

Lower limb disease and local community leg ulcer services

Katie Fox - Community Wound Care Team, Essex University Partnership Trust

15:20

Afternoon Coffee and Networking

Funded Places are now available for selected job roles within the healthcare sector. Register your place or contact us on 0161 710 3302 to see if you qualify.