5-7 June 2019: EWMA Conference in Gothenburg
Join us in our home town of Gothenburg, Sweden for the 29th European Wound Management Association (EWMA) Conference from 5-7 June 2019. This year’s theme is ‘Person-centred wound care. Who is in charge of the wound?’.
Mölnlycke at EWMA
5-7 June 2019
Swedish Exhibition & Congress
Centre & Gothia Towers
Mässans Gata 24
412 94 Gothenburg
You’ll find high-level scientific presentations and networking activities as well as excellent opportunities to share knowledge and best practice with international colleagues.
We’ll be running three symposia during the conference. Join our wound care experts as they talk about the topics below. In the coming weeks, we will reveal more details regarding the specific symposia topics and the experts in focus, so follow us on social media below to get notified regarding our most recent updates.
Wednesday 5 June, 12:30 – 13:30
Promoting wound healing by optimising dressing change frequency
Symposium Chairperson: Leena Berg, Plastic Surgeon (Special Competence in Wound Care), Kainuu Central Hospital, Kajaani, Finland
Jose Luis Lazaro Martinez, DPM MSc PhD, Tenured Professor, Clinical Director, Head of Diabetic Foot Unit, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
Thomas E. Serena, MD FACS, CEO and Medical Director of the Serena Group, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Luxmi Dhoonmoon, BSc MSc, Nurse Consultant Tissue Viability, Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust, Hayes, UK
Karen Ousey, PhD RGN FHEA, Professor of Skin Integrity, Director for the Institute of Skin Integrity and Infection Prevention, University of Huddersfield, Huddesfield, UK
Wednesday 5 June, 15:30-16:30
Addressing risk factors with evidence-backed technologies for the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers in different healthcare settings
Symposium Chairperson: Joyce Black, PhD RN FAAN, Associate Professor of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Centre, Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America
Nick Santamaria, RN PhD, Professor of Nursing Research, Translational Research at The University of Melbourne and The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Australia
Jan Kottner, PhD, Scientific Director Clinical Research, Clinical Research Center for Hair and Skin Science, Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Charité-Universitätsmedizin, Berlin, Germany
Amit Gefen, PhD MSc BSc, Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Paulo Alves, PhD RN MSc, Assistant Professor of Nursing and Tissue Viability, Catholic University of Portugal, Porto, Portugal
Thursday 6 June, 11:15-12:15
Oxygenating chronic wounds with innovative topical therapy
Symposium Chairperson: Professor Paul Chadwick, PhD, MSc National Clinical Director at the College of Podiatry
Prof. Joachim Dissemond, Dr. MD, Dermatology and Venerology Consultant, Essen University Hospital, Essen, Germany
Ana Luísa Marques da Costa, MD, Associação Protectora dos Diabéticos de Portugal (APDP), Lisbon, Portugal
The symposium is followed by an Ask the Expert Session 13:00-13:30 on 6 June in booth 07.32.
Professor Wilasrusmee Chumpon from the Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok will present case series with Granulox®
Q&A session on oxygen therapy with hemoglobin spray lead by Michael Sander
Find us at booth B07:32. Grab a cup of coffee, watch our lab tests and their amazing results – and explore our most recent product launches.
To read more about the congress and for registration, please visit: https://ewma.org/ewma-conference/2019/
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