Wound Expo TVN

A free specialist education aimed at the progressive expert practitioner

Wound Expo TVN will be a one day programme taking place on the 5th September.

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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Programme – please note this is a sample programme from 2017

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

09:00 - 10:00 Registration and exhibition viewing
10:00 Introduction and welcome
10:00 - 10:30 Improving wound assessment: how to meet the new CQUIN requirements
Nikki Stubbs
Clinical Pathway Lead, Leeds Community Wound Prevention and Management Service
10:30 - 10:35 Q & A
10:30 - 11:05

Achieving better leg ulcer outcomes: how to avoid chronicity and hospitalisation
Elaine Harris
Nurse Practitioner, Bobblestock Surgery, Hereford

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11:05 - 11:10 Q & A
11:10 - 11:35 Break and exhibition viewing
11:35 - 12:15

Alternative approaches for facilitating wound bed preparation
Jackie Stephen-Haynes
Professor and Consultant Nurse in Tissue Viability,
Birmingham City University and Worcestershire Health & Care Trust

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12:15 - 12:20 Q & A
12:20 - 12:50 Extra provision: meeting the needs of bariatric patients in acute and community settings
Speaker to be confirmed
12:50 - 12:55 Q & A
12:55 - 13:40 Lunch and exhibition viewing
13:40 - 14:10

Treatment strategies for VLUs: rationales for dressing selection
Lindsay Young

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14:10 - 14:40 Pyoderma gangrenosum and other unusual skin conditions
Tanya Flavell
Dermatology Nurse Practitioner, Manchester
14:40 - 14:45 Q & A
14:45 - 15:15 Motivational interviewing: a new approach to improving patient concordance
Penny Rubio
Tissue Viability Nurse, Abingdon Hospital
15:15 - 15:20 Q & A
15:20 - 15:50

Prevention and management of pressure ulcers in patients with contractures
Siobhan McCoulough,
Clinical Nurse Specialist: Pressure Ulcer Prevention Project Lead

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15:50 - 15:55 Q & A