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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!

This is a free one-hour ZOOM presentation being held twice on October 2nd – See links below to register for the 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT or 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT presentation. Space is limited, so register today!

As a proud supporter of Ostomy Awareness Day, Byram Healthcare, in cooperation with UOAA, is offering a free one-hour educational program through the ZOOM platform on “HOW TO EFFECTIVELY REFER PATIENTS TO AN OSTOMY MEDICAL SUPPLIER.” This program is designed for healthcare providers. Your questions will be answered about the information being presented through ZOOM Chat.

Registration Links:

October 2nd at 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT – https://zoom.us/j/98918243709?pwd=VVZWeDVjWFRNRDh6VVRNemJDQ2xkUT09

October 2nd at 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM EDT – https://zoom.us/j/96380099985?pwd=Z2tqMFpreld2bTA1ZmxUU1h4dzJDQT09

This is a free one-hour ZOOM presentation being held twice on October 1st – See links below to register for the 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM EDT or 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT presentation. Space is limited, so register today!

As a proud supporter of Ostomy Awareness Day, Byram Healthcare, in cooperation with UOAA, is offering a free one-hour educational program through the ZOOM platform on “HOW TO NAVIGATE INSURANCE AND MAKE SURE YOU GET THE OSTOMY SUPPLIES YOU NEED AFFORDABLY.” This program is designed for a person with an ostomy and their caregiver(s). Your questions will be answered about the information being presented through ZOOM Chat.

Registration Links:

October 1st from 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM EDT – https://zoom.us/j/98154764001?pwd=VTNuOExtUlBwcy9jZHZKUDUrSElNdz09

October 1st from 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM EDT – https://zoom.us/j/97925474883?pwd=cjRsNnBQc2s4L2hmcTBKNW5SM25nUT09

 

Due to the continued concerns with COVID-19 and its variants, and for the health and safety of our conference attendees, UOAA’s 8th National Conference has been postponed until August of 2023. More information regarding our plans will be provided at a later date. Here are just few reasons why you should plan to attend in 2023:

  • Ask Questions of Top Ostomy Experts
  • Inspirational Speakers
  • Free Stoma Clinic
  • Product Exhibit Hall with 35+ Vendors
  • Surgery Specific Meet & Greets
  • Young Adult and Pediatric Workshops
  • Fun Social Events and Activities
  • Dedicated Sessions for Caregivers
  • IBD & Crohn’s Disease Program

The Conference will take place at the Royal Sonesta Houston Galleria, one of the few AAA Four Diamond rated hotels in Houston. The hotel is located within walking distance to the Houston Galleria mall and Uptown neighborhood.

Please visit our website for updates on the Conference as we continue our plans to help you “Discover Your People!”

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.

 

Click Here to Register and View the Program

All prices (except for 1-day) include all conference days and social events: Individual = $165; Young Adult (18-25) = $135; Children (5-17) = $25; 1 Day Rate = $115.

Click Here to Book your Hotel Stay at the UOAA Special Rate

 UOAA Rate: $159 USD per night (plus taxes/fees)
 Last Day to Book: Friday, July 19, 2019

Visit Philadelphia 201 Hotel online or call Starwood Hotels Central Reservations at 1.888.627.8178 to book a room. Use UOAA Group Code UO1369

  • Top Medical Professionals 
  • Inspirational Stories
  • Free Stoma Clinic Appointments with WOC Nurses
  • Product Exhibit Hall with 25+ Vendors
  • Social Events
  • ASG Leader Networking
  • Dedicated Sessions for Caregivers and Family
  • Vacation Destination
  • Sexuality

New for 2019!

*Sessions for the New and Experienced Ostomate

*Medical Marijuana

*Latest Ostomy Buzz

*Young Adults Track

*Pediatrics Track

*Ostomy Belts, Wraps and Accessories – (what’s up with all those products)

Social Events

*Improv Comedy Show & Nightclub Singing

*Roaring 1920s Casino Night

*Fashion Show Saturday Evening

*Desserts and Dancing Saturday Evening

*Morning Tai Chi & Yoga Classes