Conference Objectives

  • Introduce interactive practice change workshop which highlights on diabetic foot offloading algorithm, lunch of wound care kit and pressure ulcer prevention pathway
  • Set the ground for intensive research and evidence based practice.
  • Awarding rising stars among the wound care enthusiasts.
  • Present pediatric wound healing insights
  • Introduce new advances in wound healing which includes fractional lasers, Stem Cell and HBOT.
  • Discuss about outlook of skin tears.
  • Regional and global challenges in wound infection management.
  • Highlight cost effectiveness in wound care.
  • Update on the role of biofilms and surfactants.
  • Set the ground to develop regional Guidelines for Wounds and skin healing
  • Introduce Wound Specialist to Academic Career
  • Present transformational leadership: achieving sustainable outcomes in pressure ulcer prevention programs

Who should attend?

  • Consultants
  • Specialist Nurses
  • Link Nurses & Registered Nurses in Wound Care
  • Plastic Surgeons
  • Vascular and General Surgeons
  • Internal Medicine Specialists / Internists
  • Dermatologists
  • Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Podiatrists
  • Dietitians
  • Physical Therapists
  • General & Family Practitioners
  • Other allied healthcare professionals with an interest in wound care
  • IIWCC Graduates
Greetings, It is our utmost pleasure to welcome you to the 9th Abu Dhabi Wound Care Conference in collaboration with Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, organized by International Inter-Professional Wound Care Group (IIWCG)..
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Jassin Hamed
Executive Secretary WUWHS
Vice President IIWCG
Physician, Internal Medicine
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Important Dates
Early Bird Registration Deadline
30th September 2017
Standard Registration Deadline
1st February 2018
Abstract Submission Deadline
15th November 2017