The 5th Annual Birmingham, AL Run For Resilience Ostomy 5k will be held on Saturday, October 3, 2020 as a Virtual Event. Run, walk, or roll in your own neighborhood or park (or inside on a treadmill) to help raise awareness of this life-saving surgery and celebrate Ostomy Awareness Day. With your registration you will […]
The 7th Annual Durham, NC Run For Resilience Ostomy 5k will be held on Saturday, October 3, 2020 as a Virtual Event. Run, walk, or roll in your own neighborhood or park (or inside on a treadmill) to help raise awareness of this life-saving surgery and celebrate Ostomy Awareness Day. With your registration you will […]
The 4th Annual Arizona Run For Resilience Ostomy 5k will be held on Saturday, October 3, 2020 as a Virtual Event. Run, walk, or roll in your own neighborhood or park (or inside on a treadmill) to help raise awareness of this life-saving surgery and celebrate Ostomy Awareness Day. With your registration you will receive […]
Join the Worldwide Run For Resilience Virtual Ostomy 5k at your favorite place to walk/run/roll this Ostomy Awareness Day ~ October 3, 2020. Ask you family and friends to join you, and create your own mini-event. To ensure that you receive your race Bib, please register by Monday, September 28th at 1:00 p.m. EST, otherwise […]
Cultivating Knowledge to Improve Outcomes. Join fellow WOC Nurses for the 9th Annual Tuscon Affiliate of the WOCN Society's Conference. This year's conference will be held at the Tuscon Convention Center in Tuscon, Arizona on Saturday, October 3rd, 2020 (rescheduled from March 28th). CLICK HERE to learn more and register today.
The Premier Conference for Urology Professionals is now being held as a LIVE VIRTUAL EVENT. The Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates (SUNA) is a national, non-profit professional membership association with over 3,000 members. As a professional community of urologic nurses and associates, SUNA is committed to enriching the professional lives of their members and […]
You're invited to attend The WCET® (World Council of Enterostomal Therapists) Education Webinar presentations and special sponsor videos from October 28th to November 30th 2020. The WCET® Worldwide Education Webinar distinguished faculty hail from 11 different countries and from six continents. This truly international tri-specialty event features experts and nurses from around the world presenting […]
VISION 2020: SHARPENING OUR FOCUS ON WOUNDS, OSTOMY, AND CONTINENCE NURSING. This conference will be held VIRTUALLY this year. This annual regional conference brings together WOCN® members to collaborate for a weekend-long educational event. Due to COVID-19 and the risks of meeting in person for large events the NE Region WOCN Society has moved this […]
The Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates (SUNA) 2021 Advanced uroLogic Conference will be held virtually this year on April 17 & 18, 2021. The premier conference for Advanced Practice Professionals has lined up an exciting group of speakers based on SUNA members requests. Come and network with your peers from around the country, visit […]
The 2021 American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting will take place April 24-28, 2021. As part of ASCRS commitment to the health and safety of the general public, their members, partners and meeting attendees, it was decided to transition to an exclusively virtual meeting. This scientific program is designed to provide […]
The 2021 Conference has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It may be held in 2022. For more information please visit the Northern Virginia Ostomy Support Group's website.
The Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) invites you to join their 2021 Virtual Walk to End Bladder Cancer on Saturday, May 1st starting at 11am Eastern Time. Although bladder cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in America, it has not received much public attention, and many people are unaware of the risks […]
This year many associations around the world are raising awareness on how IBD impacts a person´s general well-being. Follow hashtags such as #breakthesilence #worldibdday2021 and #IBDVisible to celebrate the day. Check back here on ostomy.org on May 19th for information about brand new website resources for the IBD and ostomy community. In the United States […]
Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) 2021 Centered on Growth will be held virtually from May 21-23, 2021. It is the world’s leading educational forum for academicians, clinicians, researchers, students and trainees working in gastroenterology, hepatology, GI endoscopy, gastrointestinal surgery and related fields. Whether you work in patient care, research, education or administration, the DDW program offers […]
Join Girls With Guts for their 2021 Virtual Summit - RETREAT FROM HOME! Girls With Guts will be taking to their social media platforms to wrap up Mental Health Awareness Month by tackling the important conversations surrounding mental health! From May 21-23, you have the opportunity to participate in Facebook Live events, interact with clinical experts, listen […]
The Oley Foundation invites you to attend "Oley 2021: A Virtual Experience" on June 21-25, 2021. Each year the Oley Foundation gathers consumers, caregivers, clinicians and members of industry for a unique educational and social opportunity centered around home tube feeding and IV nutrition. CLICK HERE to learn more and Register for this FREE event […]
What is WOCNext®? WOCNext is an experiential event featuring online education, networking, and activities geared towards WOC nurses and other healthcare professionals dedicated to providing expert care to patients with wound, ostomy, and incontinence needs. It will be held virtually from Thursday, June 24 through Saturday, June 26, 2021. This virtual WOW experience with the […]
Coloplast Care Live! is a brand-new webinar series designed to bring together fellow ostomates and experts in the ostomy field to share their health journeys, hear inspiring stories from other ostomates, and share product and lifestyle advice. The first live webinar of this series, Coping with a new Ostomy, will be held on Tuesday, June 29th […]
The Quality Life Association (QLA) is a volunteer based non-profit group committed to meeting the needs of individuals who have a Continent Ostomy, or are considering an intestinal diversion. QLA's annual educational conference, held in an environment of sharing and learning, will be held in-person this year in Clearwater, Florida from August 19 - 21, […]
The SER of the WOCN® Society Board is actively planning their 44th Annual Conference from August 26-28, 2021 at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, Florida. They are committed to providing a safe, enjoyable and productive event. CLICK HERE to learn more about the Conference and continued updates as they become available.