Celebrate and Reunite in Orlando June 21-25
ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Registration is now underway for the 2008 Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses (WOCN) Society Annual Conference scheduled for June 21-25 in Orlando, Florida. This 40th Annual Conference offers unparalleled educational opportunities for participants to delve into topics within their area of specialization and beyond through workshops and educational sessions, as well as celebrate their past and reunite with those who have been involved with the Society's forty years of nursing excellence.
Founded in 1968, the Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society is a professional, international nursing society of more than 4,200 healthcare professionals who are experts in the care of patients with wound, ostomy and incontinence. The society supports its members by promoting educational, clinical and research opportunities to advance the practice and guide the delivery of expert health care to individuals with wounds, ostomies and incontinence.
Outstanding educational opportunities
Attendees at 2008 Annual Conference can customize an educational syllabus to include research and practice skills integral to their practice and level of experience in order to maximize their practical and clinical knowledge. Over 20 total contact hours will be offered to assist with professional development.
The conference is filled with workshops highlighting specialty-specific topics within wound, ostomy, continence and professional practice tracks. Workshops will include Certification Review Course, Differential Diagnosis of Lower Extremity Ulcers Workshop, a full-day Pediatric Workshop, Practical Tools for Every Continence Nurse, Fistula Management, and Offloading the Diabetic Foot.
Some of the hot topics addressed at the conference include Diabetic
Limb Salvage, Fistula Management Across Care Settings, Best Practice
Guidelines for Indwelling Urinary Cathe
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