Live Streaming

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Nonmembers can purchase the full package (17 sessions) for $300.  To register for single sessions, call Toll Free 877.796.1325. Phone support is available Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm EST. 

*Please note: Package deals include all 17 live sessions. Contact hours can only be obtained by viewing sessions live in real-time and completing the post session evaluation(s). All sessions are listed in local Mountain Time.

Here are the sessions that will be available via live streaming!

FRIDAY, MAY 19, 2017

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
(S01) Incontinence-associated Dermatitis (IAD): Beyond the Basics

(S03) Risk Factor Versus Effective Intervention: Myths and Realities of Body Worn Absorptive Products

SATURDAY, MAY 20, 2017

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
President's Welcome Address and Awards

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
(GS1) Opening Keynote: Roots of Success

10:35 AM - 11:35 AM
(GS2) General Session - What's Missing in Pressure Injury Research: Current Gaps Between Our Understanding and Clinical Practice

11:45 AM - 1:25 PM
(S04) Expanding our Reach for Improved Ostomy Patient Outcomes: The Peristomal Skin Assessment Guide

(S05) Branching Out: Using an Evidence-Based Support Surface Algorithm in Everyday Practice

1:35 PM - 2:35 PM
(GS3) General Session - Rooted in Results: Research Abstracts

2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
(C202) Enhancing the Skin Barrier of the Perineal Skin

3:55 PM - 4:55 PM
(C206) Managing MASD (IAD & ITD): The Rainforest Phenomenon

SUNDAY, MAY 21, 2017

7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
(S07) Advocate for Healthy Skin: Positive Outcomes

8:40 AM - 9:40 AM
(O301) Reducing Hospital Readmissions in the Colorectal Surgery (Ostomy) Population

9:50 AM - 10:50 AM
(GS4) General Session - ASCO Clinical Practice Guideline: Chronic Pain in Survivors of Adult Cancers

3:10 PM - 4:10 PM
(PP311) Public Policy and Advocacy: Finding Power in our Roots

4:20 PM - 5:20 PM
(C314) Special Considerations when Managing Lower Urinary Tract Disorders in the Male Patient

MONDAY, MAY 22, 2017

9:50 AM - 10:50 AM
(O401) Audience Participation: Management of Ostomy Patient Challenges

4:20 PM - 5:50 PM
(W412) Pyoderma Gangrenosum: A Difficult Entity to Diagnose and Manage

TUESDAY, MAY 23, 2017

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
(W500) Friction Injuries: Suspected Etiology and Treatment

9:10 AM - 10:10 AM
(GS5) General Session - Redefining the Continence Role of the WOC Nurse

10:20 AM - 11:20 AM
(W504) Multidisciplinary Fistula Management

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Closing Remarks

Live Streaming is brought to you in part by Hollister Incorporated.

9:15 am – 10:15 am

(W400) The Wound Care Two Step: Integrating Palliative Care Principles into Everyday Practice

Kevin Emmons, DrNP, RN, CWCN

This session will discuss the principles of palliative wound care across the care continuum. A focus of this session will be placed on symptom management including pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic options.   

9:15 am – 10:15 am

(W400) The Wound Care Two Step: Integrating Palliative Care Principles into Everyday Practice

Kevin Emmons, DrNP, RN, CWCN

This session will discuss the principles of palliative wound care across the care continuum. A focus of this session will be placed on symptom management including pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic options.   

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