ABOUT OUR THREE EVENTS

Wounds Canada is excited to offer three highly interactive virtual conference events and a dedicated one-day French symposium

for ONE registration fee:

  • Limb Preservation Symposium:
    May 28, 2021
  • National Conference:
    October 21-23, 2021
    French Symposium:
    October 24, 2021
  • Pressure Injury Symposium:
    November 18, 2021

This is your opportunity to participate in engaging discussions, educational sessions, network and stay current with the latest information in wound prevention and management. We are offering three interactive events for an incredible low fee, with on-demand sessions included, until December 15th, 2021. In addition, we are excited to announce our exclusive French-only symposium on October 24th, 2021.

We are showcasing wound-related research in our poster hall and delivering an engaging agenda with experts from Canada and internationally. The latest research, wound care products, services, and technology will be presented in the exhibit hall and in the sponsored sessions

Join other health-care professionals at the largest virtual wound-related conference in Canada on your laptop, tablet or mobile phone.

Learn and Network in the Education Sessions and in the Lounge

Engage in the Interactive Exhibit Hall

View the latest wound-related research in the Poster Hall

WHY ATTEND

Don’t miss your opportunity to participate in engaging discussions, educational sessions, network and stay current with the latest information in wound prevention and management. This year we are offering 3 interactive events for an incredible low fee and with the option to view the archived sessions until December 15th, 2021. In addition, we are excited to announce our exclusive French-only symposium on October 24th, 2021.

BENEFITS

Three separate events held in May, October and November featuring:

  • Engaging educational sessions with Canadian and international experts
  • Exhibit halls with the latest technology, services and products
  • Poster and abstract presentations
  • Networking lounge to meet colleagues, experts and sponsors
  • On-demand session and poster viewing
  • Downloadable and/or emailable resources
  • Amazing prizes with a leaderboard, scavenger hunt and contests

WHO ATTENDS

  • Chiropodists/Podiatrists
  • Certified Orthotists and Certified Prosthetists
  • Dermatologists
  • Endocrinologists
  • Enterostomal Therapy Nurses
  • Surgeons
  • Family Physicians
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Pharmacists
  • Registered Nurses
  • Registered Practical Nurses
  • Social Workers
  • Pedorthists

EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION FEES UNTIL APRIL 16TH

Save money by registering for our early bird packages! Registration includes access to all three virtual events. All fees are in Canadian currency.

  • Early Bird Bonus Registration and Wounds Canada Membership: $100 + $13.00 HST until April 16, 2021
  • Early Bird Member $50 + $6.50 HST until April 16, 2021
  • Early Bird Non-Member $65 + $8.45 HST until April 16, 2021
Watch this video to learn how to maximize your virtual conference experience. We don’t want you to miss any of the interactive and informative features.

Agenda

8:00 – 8:10am

Welcome

Presenter: Ahmed Kayssi

8:15 – 9:00am

Keynote

Presenter: Neil Hopper
Moderator: Ahmed Kayssi

9:05 - 9:50am

Collecting and Using Data for Limb Preservation

Presenters: Charles de Mestral, Christine Murphy, Jeffrey Siracuse
Moderator: Perry Mayer

9:50 – 10:05am

Break, Networking, Exhibits

10:05 – 11:05am

Sponsored Learning: TBA

This is a non-accredited industry-sponsored session and is not part of the CME accredited learning program.

11:10 – 11:55am

Measuring and Optimizing Lower Extremity Perfusion

Presenters: Karen Cross, Caitlin Hicks, Joseph Mills
Moderator: Min Lee

11:55 – 12:55pm

Break, Networking, Exhibits

12:55 – 1:40pm

Foot Surgery and Rehabilitation

Presenters: Joyce Fu, Karim Manji, Amanda Mayo

Moderator: Virginie Blanchette

1:45 – 2:45pm

Sponsored Learning: TBA

This is a non-accredited industry-sponsored session and is not part of the CME accredited learning program.

2:45 – 3:00pm

Break, Networking, Exhibits

3:00 – 3:45pm

Challenges in Soft Tissue Coverage

Presenters: Alan Rogers, John Felder
Moderator: Giuseppe Papia

3:50 – 4:50pm

Sponsored Learning: TBA

This is a non-accredited industry-sponsored session and is not part of the CME accredited learning program.

4:50 – 5:05pm

Break, Networking, Exhibits

5:05 – 5:50pm

Limb Preservation in Indigenous Communities

Presenters: Philina Sky, Lindsey Cosh, Kirsten Concha-Moore
Moderator: April Boyd

5:55 – 6:00 pm

Closing

Presenter: Ahmed Kayssi

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, you will need to register and pay one nominal fee to have access to all three virtual conference events of wound care education and related topics to stay current in your profession and network.

Registration includes:

  • Access to all three virtual conference events: Limb Preservation Symposium, National Conference and Pressure Injury Symposium
  • Single stream for maximum viewing
  • All sessions archived for later on-demand viewing
  • EARLY BIRD BONUS – Registration and Wounds Canada Membership: $100 + $13.00 HST until April 16, 2021
  • Early Bird Member: $50 + $6.50 HST until April 16, 2021
  • Early Bird Non-Member: $65 + $8.45 HST until April 16, 2021
  • Virtual Conference Registration and 1 year Wounds Canada Membership: $120 + $15.60 HST (from April 17, 2021)
  • Wounds Canada Member Virtual Conference Registration: $75 + $9.75 HST (from April 17, 2021)
  • Non-Member Virtual Conference Registration: $95 + $12.35 HST (from April 17, 2021)
Your login details will be emailed to you ahead of the event. You can use these details to access the online event.
The events will remain open 24/7 for until December 15, 2021. You can attend whenever it is convenient for you during this time to view the on-demand sessions.
This is an online event. You do not have to travel to any specific location. You can participate as long as you have Internet access. The event is accessible from desktop, laptop, mobile and tablet devices.
Yes. Like any physical event, we will have a tote bag for you! You can add documents available to you online and then email them to yourself or share with colleagues and friends by simply entering their email.
Absolutely. We are counting on you to invite others! Help us spread the word. You can simply share the link to this page, and they can register at their convenience.
No. You do not need to download or install any software to participate in our conference. You only need to have access to the Internet.
Contact a Vfairs IT representative who will be happy to assist you! Click here for technical assistance with the site. Or contact Wounds Canada at info@woundscanada.ca for additional information about any of our 2021 virtual events.

DISCLAIMER: As a participant to this virtual conference, you acknowledge and agree that Wounds Canada does not endorse the information, products or services shared by presenters and sponsors. Health-care recommendations are strictly for discussion purposes and individuals should seek consultation with their respective health-care professionals. Wounds Canada has the right to make changes to the agenda, presenters and schedules without further notice.