6th International Conference on Skin Integrity and Infection Prevention:

Innovations in Wound Management: Welcome to tomorrow's reality

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08.00 – 08:30 Registration & Refreshments

08:30 – 08:40 Chair’s opening remarks

Professor Barbara Conway

08:40 – 09:25 Breakfast Symposium – Sponsored by Essential Healthcare Solutions

Professor Karen Ousey & Grace Parfitt

09.25 - 10.15 - Where are we nationally for wound care?

National wound care strategy/ Legs Matter

Dr Leanne Atkin

Overview of Government/NHS/DH documents

Rich Shorney

10.15 - 11.00 From Manchester to MARS – Reducing inequality in service provision for chronic wounds through a ‘whole systems’ approach that leads to population-based transformation

Dr Nas Ahmad

11.00 - 11.30 Refreshments and exhibition viewing

11.30 - 12.00  Bespoke wound dressings using 3D printing - A reality for clinical practice?

Professor Alan Smith

12.00 - 12.45 Sponsored Symposium - Getting it right first time

12.45 - 13.55 Lunch and Exhibition

13.55 - 14.00 Welcome back

14.00 - 14.30 Technical textiles for wound management and infection prevention

Professor Parik Goswami

14.30 - 15.15 Exploring the research – Sorbact® Technology 

Sponsored by Essity

15:15 – 15:45 Using smart materials for prevention of skin damage

Professor Amit Gefen

15.45 - 16.00 Closing comments

16:00 Close of Conference