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WOCNext 2022 will unite wound, ostomy, and continence care nurses, enterestomal therapy nurses, and healthcare professionals from around the world, bringing global perspectives to the big challenges and small victories we ALL face. Offered virtually or in-person, WOCNext 2022 will be held in Fort Worth Texas from June 5th to 8th and will cover prominent topics like diversity, culturally congruent care, and considering social and emotional impacts for those living with wound, ostomy, and continence care needs. It will aim to bring healing to the WOC and Enterestomal Therapy communities through global support and compassion for our unique and shared experiences. CLICK HERE for more information.

 

FRANCOPHONE COUNTRIES – 1ST INTERNATIONAL MEETING (in French) ABOUT OSTOMY

MONDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2021 – 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. (Europe) / 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Quebec)

WHAT CARE IS THERE FOR PATIENTS WITH AN OSTOMY AROUND THE WORLD?
Doctors, patient associations, patients and other guests will share their experiences and knowledge in a humanist spirit and scientific popularization way.

INFORMATION: union.stomises@gmail.com

REGISTRATION: STOMISESRY.COM/STOMISES-SANS-FRONTIERES

 

In collaboration with UOAA, Byram Healthcare is sponsoring a free one-hour educational live panel discussion “Support Your Patient’s Rights to Get Supplies They Need” on Tuesday, September 28th from 6 to 7pm Eastern Time, 5 to 6pm Central Time.

This discussion is designed for healthcare professionals. Access to prescribed ostomy supplies is critical to positive patient outcomes. Attend this webinar to learn more about how you can help your patients and improve access to supplies.

Panelists will include UOAA representatives, WOC nurses, ostomy consumers, and industry and medical supplier experts.

Space is limited, so CLICK HERE to make your reservations to attend this webinar today!

 

 

WOC Nursing: AT THE CENTER OF IT ALL

This annual regional conference brings together WOCN® members to collaborate for a 5-day educational program. Due to the continuing impact of COVID-19, the NER WOCN® Planning Committee has canceled the in-person conference that was to be held at Kalahari Resort & Conference Center and pivoted to an exclusive virtual program. This virtual conference will include interactive keynote speakers and the opportunity to participate in chat forums and other networking opportunities.

The educational program is still designed to provide evidence-based knowledge of the latest techniques, applications and treatments related to wound, ostomy and continence issues.

This 5-day conference will be live-streamed and on-demand to an audience of healthcare professionals who are experts in the care of patients with wound, ostomy and incontinence.

Register and gain insights from regional WOCN® leaders as you develop new skills, network with fellow WOCN® professionals and earn up to 15 continuing education credits.

CLICK HERE to learn more and register today!

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 on various topics within the wound, continence and ostomy care fields.  CLICK HERE to learn more and Register Today!

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 year to a virtual format on November 6 – 8, 2020. The educational program is still designed to provide evidence-based knowledge of the latest techniques, applications and treatments related to wound, ostomy and continence issues.

Register and gain insights from regional WOCN® leaders as you develop new skills, network with fellow WOCN® professionals and earn continuing education credits.

Attendees may earn contact hours* attending educational tracts that include Wound Care, Ostomy Care, Continence Care and Professional Practice.

CLICK HERE to learn more and register today!

Due to concerns for the health and well-being of WOW attendees, speakers, sponsors and staff, WOW 2020 is transitioning to a LIVE VIRTUAL EVENT! The events team is working diligently to bring you an exciting, engaging and informative multi-day event. CLICK HERE often for more details – including dates, times, registration information and more, as they become available.