Fall Bladder Cancer Summit for Patients and Families

Sonesta Nashville Airport 600 Marriott Drive, Nashville, TN, United States

A bladder cancer diagnosis can be frightening and the journey through treatment can be arduous. You're invited to join the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) in Nashville, TN for their Bladder Cancer Summit for Patients and Families on October 27 & 28, 2023. It's an opportunity to be in a room full of old and […]

Hybrid Stoma Vendor Fair

Warm Springs ConnectABILITY 132 5101 Medical Dr San Antonio, TX 78229 5101 Medical Dr, San Antonio, TX, United States

Stoma Vendor Fair  Hybrid and In-Person OCTOBER 30TH @ 6PM Warm Springs ConnectABILITY First Floor Room 132 5101 Medical Dr San Antonio, TX 78229 *Snacks & Finger Foods will be Provided. Zoom Link in image.

Access to Ostomy Supplies 101

Tune in to United Spinal Association’s Access and Care Coalition Access to Ostomy Supplies 101 Webinar to learn how ostomy supplies are covered by insurance and how users of ostomy supplies can advocate for themselves when requests are denied by insurance. Hear from UOAA advocates, ostomates, clinicians and ostomy suppliers and manufacturers for best practices […]

2023 Northeast Region WOCN Conference

Kalahari Resorts & Convention Center 250 Kalahari Blvd., Pocono Manor, PA, United States

Three Rivers of Knowledge: Wound, Ostomy and Continence Care The 2023 Northeast Region (NER) of the WOCN Society regional conference brings together WOCN® members to collaborate for a weekend-long educational event. The event will take place on December 1 thru 3, 2023 at the Kalahari Resorts & Convention Center in Pocono Manor, Pennsylvania. The educational […]

The Ins & Outs of Ostomate Life

The Gathering Place Virtual Ostomy Series: Hear cancer and ostomy stories and suggestions for new ostomates. Open discussion on life as an ostomate. Register here. Panel: Linda Coulter, BSN, MS, RN, Clinic Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse at University Hospitals Angie Davenport, Ostomy Support Group Leader for Cleveland and Youngstown and ileostomate: Liz Hiles, President of […]

Spring Bladder Cancer Summit for Patients and Families

Seattle Airport Marriott 3201 South 176th Street, Seattle, WA, United States

The 2024 Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) Spring Bladder Cancer Summit for Patients and Families will help you cope with a bladder cancer diagnosis for you or a loved one. Taking place at the Marriott Seattle Airport Hotel in Seattle, WA on March 8th and 9th, the 2024 Spring Summit will give you and your family tools to […]


Fight CRC United In Blue Rally

National Mall 7 Madison Drive NW, Washington, DC, United States

Join Fight CRC as they welcome the colorectal cancer community to rally together at their United in Blue installation before their Hill Day meetings start. The Rally will be held on Tuesday, March 12th from 8 to 9am at the National Mall between 3rd and 4th Street NW, followed by a Meeting with Members of […]

Nutrition with an Ostomy

The Gathering Place Virtual Ostomy Series: Learn more about dietary recommendations with an ostomy Understand how to troubleshoot issues with output. Identify ways to restore a diverse and balanced diet. Presented by: Stephanie Hopkins, MS, RDN, LD with Linda Coulter, BSN, MS, RN, Clinic Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse available for questions!    

Colorectal Cancer Awareness Riley Everson

Join us for this event hosted by Cristine Miller, UOAA Director of Young Ostomate Outreach. Riley Everson was diagnosed with Colon Cancer at 24 years old and 17 weeks pregnant. She had to undergo treatment and remove her entire colon all while she was pregnant and a new mother. It was a struggle she never expected at such a […]

5th Annual Pursuit to Excellence WOC Management Conference

Scott Conference Center 6450 Pine Street, Omaha, NE, United States

The Nebraska Affiliate of WOCN, in conjunction with the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) invites nurses and other health care professionals involved in wound, ostomy and continence care to the 5th Annual Pursuit to Excellence: Wound, Ostomy and Continence Management Conference. Those in attendance will have the opportunity to receive continuing education hours/credits. The […]

Virginia Ostomy Products and Services Fair

Inova Fair Oaks Hospital Conference Center, 3580 Joseph Siewick Dr, Fairfax VA 22003 3580 Joseph Siewick Dr, Fairfax VA 22003, Fairfax, VA

The Ostomy Support Group of Northern Virginia, LLC (OSGNV, LLC) is hosting an Ostomy Products and Services Fair on Sunday, May 5th from 1:30 to 3:30 PM. You are invited to attend to network with fellow ostomates, chat with WOC nurses about your ostomy system, and meet with vendors to see what new products and […]

Bridging the Gap in Ostomy Nutrition

Ostomy Academy: Bridging the Gap in Ostomy Nutrition Ostomy nutrition goes way beyond those early guidelines from your surgeon. Join Registered Dietitian Amalia Karlin for “Bridging the Gap in Ostomy Nutrition” at UOAA’s next Ostomy Academy online event. Expect to learn about managing expectations of nutrition with an ostomy, the importance of hydration and kidney […]


Digestive Disease Week 2024

Walter E Washington Convention Center 801 Allen Y. Lew Place NW, Washington, DC, United States

DDW 2024 - It's All About Your Path DDW is the largest and most prestigious meeting in the world for GI professionals. Every year it attracts physicians, researchers and academics from around the world. This year DDW takes place May 18–21, 2024. You choose how you want to be part of DDW — in person […]

ASCRS Annual Scientific Meeting 2024

Baltimore Convention Center 1 W. Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD, United States

Power of the Force of the Future! The American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons (ASCSR) 2024 Annual Scientific Meeting will be held from June 1 - 4, 2024 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD.  The purpose of the Annual Scientific Meeting is to ensure high-quality patient care by advancing the science through […]

WOCNext 2024

Huntington Convention Center 300 Lakeside Avenue E, Cleveland, OH, United States

WOCNext is an annual event hosted by The Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society™ (WOCN®) that educates and inspires healthcare professionals from around the world on what’s new, what’s needed, and what’s next in wound, ostomy, continence, foot, and nail care. WOCNext 2024 will take place Sunday, June 9 - Wednesday, June 12, 2024, at […]

Summer Tips for Traveling and Swimming with an Ostomy Webinar


The summer heat is quickly approaching, and you're ready to take a cool dip in the pool. Unfortunately, having an ostomy can sometimes make this complicated. You are invited to attend a new webinar offered by Hollister in partnership with Medical Monks on Wednesday, June 19th from 1:00 to 1:30 PM Eastern Time, to learn […]

Oley 2024: Connected

Omni Tempe Hotel at ASU 7 East University Drive, Tempe, AZ, United States

The Oley Foundation, a national non-profit home nutrition support community and advocacy group, invites you to attend their annual education conference "Oley 2024: Connected" in Tempe, Arizona from Saturday, June 29 thru Tuesday, July 2, 2024. Attending the Oley patient (consumer) education conference can be a valuable experience for anyone who is seeking to learn […]

2024 Youth Rally

University of Colorado at Boulder 914 Broadway, Boulder, CO, United States

Youth Rally is a one-of-a-kind camp experience for youth living with conditions of the bowel and/or bladder system. This year's Youth Rally will be held at the University of Colorado Boulder in Boulder, Colorado from July 8 -13, 2024. Registration is now open. CLICK HERE to learn more and secure your spot today!