Wound Expo TVN

4th September 2019

Wound Expo TVN will be a one day programme taking place on the 4th September 2019.

Wound Expo TVN is aimed at providing the specialist nurse with education on areas of wound care not normally covered at events. The symposiums will be theatre style format with leading speakers in the field challenging practice and teaching on new novel methods of wound care.

Wound Expo TVN is for nurses specialising in tissue viability, please only register below if you fulfil this criteria. If you are a general nurse with an interest in wound care please register for Wound Expo as this is tailored to your educational needs.

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2018 Programme

Rachel Webb, Editor, Journal of Wound Care
Tracy Cowan, Consultant Editor, Journal of Wound Care

09:00 - 10:00 Registration and refreshments
10:00 - 10:30 Treat the skin well: pathways for the use of emollients, creams and topical steroids in wound care
Nicola Housam
Advanced Nurse Practitioner Dermatology,
United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust
10.30 – 10.35 Q & A
10.35 – 11.05

Assessment CQUIN: how to comply with the minimum dataset requirements
Wilma Williams-Kelly
Tissue Viability Clinical Lead

11.05 – 11.10 Q & A
11.10 – 11.40 Break
11.40 – 12.10

Growth factors and proteases: their influence on healing
Keith Cutting
Clinical Research Consultant

12.10 – 12.15 Q & A
12.15 – 12.45 Legs Matter: a call to improve the care of the lower limb
Dr Leanne Atkin
Vascular Nurse Specialist, Mid Yorks NHS Trust & Lecturer Practitioner, University of Huddersfield
12.45 – 12.50 Q & A
12.50 – 13.40 Lunch
13.40 – 14.10

Is it feasible to introduce a national strategy for improving wound care in the NHS?
Professor Julian Guest
Director, Catalyst Health Economics Consultants

14.10 – 14.25 Q & A
14.25 – 14.55 Sharp debridement: key principles
Sue Johnson
Independent Nurse Consultant Tissue Viability
14.55 – 15.00 Q & A
15.00 – 15.30


15.30 – 16.00 Maximise the potential: advanced NPWT techniques
Beverley Wilson
Nurse Consultant Tissue Viability
Havering & Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust
16.00 – 16.05 Q & A