Improving clinical care for people with wounds

Welsh Wound Network Meeting December 2010

Written by Ian Dillon October 29th 2010

The next meeting of the Welsh Wound Network will take place in the Dragon Hotel, Swansea on December 2nd 2010. If you would like to attend this event please contact us at to reserve a place. We have spaces available for those who would like to present upon their activities in wound healing (academic, clinical or commercial) for a maximum of five minutes, again e-mail us to book your spot.

Innovation in Wales providing advances in wound healing.

10.00-10.30 Registration and coffee
10.30 Introduction (Chair Michael Clark)
10.40 The NICE guideline on the prevention and treatment of surgical site infection Professor David Leaper (Cardiff)
11.15 Meet the delegates (5 minute, 3 slide presentations)
12.00 Tea
12.30 Guidance upon Faecal Management Systems
- Ann Yates (Director of Continence Services Cardiff & Vale LHB
(on behalf of the All Wales Tissue Viability Nurse Forum, and the Infection Prevention Society)
13.15 Lunch
14.00 Chair - Jane James
14.00 The Problems with Lymphoedema. Melanie Lewis (Lead Macmillan Lymphoedema Physiotherapy Specialist, Swansea)
14.30 Title to be announced (Thomas Dumbleton, Welsh Health Supplies)
15.15 Summary and close
15.20 Tea and departure