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 today to learn from world-class presenters and connect with others who live similarly.
Each year the Oley Foundation gathers 400—500 consumers, caregivers, clinicians and members of industry for a unique educational and social opportunity centered around home tube feeding and IV nutrition. In addition to medical updates from clinical experts in the field of nutrition support, patients learn from one another and members of industry about products and coping strategies that can greatly improve their daily living.
As the result of the increasingly devastating effects of the global COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, the 2020 Conference will be held virtually on August 3rd from 12:00 to 5:30 PM EDT, and August 6th from 12:00 to 5:30 PM EDT. CLICK HERE for more information.
The Oley Foundation invites you to attend a FREE ONE DAY regional conference on Saturday, November 9th in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Filled with education and networking opportunities, attend and you will learn more about tube feeding updates, skin and ostomy care, recent advances in managing intestinal failure, diet, Short Bowel Syndrome (SBS) and more. CLICK HERE for more information.
The Essentials of Home Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition: What Consumers and Clinicians Need to Know.
Partnering with the University of Illinois at Chicago adds new opportunities to the best of the Oley annual conference, including a blended audience to inspire best practice and increased networking for clinicians and consumers. This year’s conference will be held on June 21-24, 2019 at the Marriott Resort in Lincolnshire, Illinois. CLICK HERE to learn more.
The Oley Foundation presents a regional conference filled with education and networking on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at the Bentley University in Waltham, Massachusetts. Attend to learn more about drug shortages, vascular access, recent advances in managing intestinal failure, quality of life, nutritional support for children in educational environments and more! To learn more: INVITATIONAL FLYER and AGENDA.
The Oley Foundation and Association for Vascular Access (AVA) are coming together in Columbus, Ohio on Saturday, September 15, 2018 to present a regional conference filled with education and networking. Attend to learn more about vascular access, current treatments in intestinal failure, diet and intestinal failure, tube feeding compliance and more. Take time to Lunch and Learn! It’s an opportunity for casual networking between vendors and the end users of the products and services. Enjoy great food and conversation while asking questions and sharing experiences. To learn more: INVITATIONAL FLYER and AGENDA.
The Oley Foundation is striving to enrich the lives of those living with home intravenous nutrition and tube feeding through education, advocacy, and networking. The 2018 Oley Consumer/Clinician Conference will be held in Memphis, Tennessee from June 24-27, 2018. Presentations are coordinated to boost your understanding of the therapies that sustain you or your loved one. Formal morning sessions are followed by informal afternoon breakout sessions and the interactive Tube Feeding Workshop. CLICK HERE to learn more.
United Ostomy Associations of America
P.O. Box 525
Kennebunk, ME 04043-0525
Call us toll-free at: 1-800-826-0826.
Our Information Line hours are Monday-Friday, 9am to 3pm (Wednesday until 2pm) EST. If you have an emergency, please dial 911 or contact your local medical professional.
Please understand that UOAA is a private, nonprofit, advocacy and informational organization. We are not a medical facility and we do not have medical or legal professionals on staff. Therefore, UOAA does not provide Medical, Mental Health, Insurance or Legal Advice.
UOAA is the leading organization proactively advocating on behalf of the ostomy community. Recognizing that we are always stronger together, we encourage everyone to get involved by joining our Advocacy Network. We’ve also created several Advocacy Tools and Resources to help you successfully advocate on behalf of the ostomy community to ensure every ostomate receives quality care.
- Celebrate World Ostomy Day at ConvaTec’s Virtual Patient Summit, Friday, October 1, 2021September 22, 2021 - 11:30 am
- Bringing People Together Around the Globe for Ostomy AwarenessSeptember 17, 2021 - 2:07 pm
- Physical Rehabilitation After SurgerySeptember 15, 2021 - 2:14 pm
- A Worldwide Movement For Ostomy Rights!August 18, 2021 - 3:05 pm
- Jasmine’s StoryAugust 11, 2021 - 9:16 am
UOAA does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.