14-16 OCT, GCCEC

Program

In 2024 the conference program will include themes such as community & primary health, aged & in-home care, and acute & hospital-based health.

The conference program time zone is GMT+10, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.

Time Room 1 Room 2 Room 3 Room 4
0830-1000
WOUNDS AUSTRALIA COURSE 1

Mastering Wound Care: A Comprehensive Workshop on Wound Dressings and Assessment
WOUNDS AUSTRALIA COURSE 2

Lower Leg Wound Management Workshop: Lower Leg Ulcers, Lymphedema, and Garments Mastery
WOUNDS AUSTRALIA COURSE 3

Diagnosis and Management of Wounds Workshop: IAD and Pressure Injuries Expertise
WOUNDS AUSTRALIA COURSE 4

Wound Care and Technology Workshop: Integrating AI for Enhanced Patient Outcomes
Learning Outcomes:

  • Fundamental Wound Knowledge: Understand wound types and healing processes.
  • Dressing Selection Proficiency: Master choosing the right dressings for specific wound characteristics.
  • Hands-On Application: Gain practical experience in applying wound dressings.
  • Evidence-Based Practices: Stay current with the latest wound care research and guidelines.
Learning Outcomes:

  • Comprehensive Lower Leg Anatomy: Gain in-depth knowledge of lower leg anatomy, essential for effective wound care and lymphedema management.
  • Lower Leg Ulcer Assessment and Diagnosis: Develop expertise in accurately diagnosing and assessing lower leg ulcers, including venous, arterial, and mixed aetiologies.
  • Lymphedema Management: Learn advanced techniques for lymphedema management, including manual lymphatic drainage and compression therapy.
  • Garment Selection and Fitting: Master the selection and fitting of compression garments to optimise lymphedema treatment and wound healing.
  • Emerging Technologies and Innovations: Stay current with the latest advancements in lower leg wound care, lymphedema management, and compression therapy.
Learning Outcomes:

  • Wound Aetiology: Gain comprehensive knowledge of wound aetiologies, including Incontinence-Associated Dermatitis (IAD) and Pressure Injuries (Pressure Ulcers).
  • Advanced Wound Assessment: Develop expert-level skills in assessing and diagnosing various wound types and their underlying causes.
  • IAD Identification and Prevention: Learn to identify and prevent IAD through tailored treatment plans and incontinence management.
  • Pressure Injury Staging and Treatment: Master pressure injury staging and effective treatment modalities for pressure ulcers.
Learning Outcomes:

  • Emerging Technologies in Wound Care: Stay updated on the latest technological advancements and their applications in wound care.
  • Artificial Intelligence in Wound Analysis: Gain expertise in using AI for wound image analysis, predictive modelling, and decision support.
  • Data Security and Compliance: Understand the importance of data security and compliance when using technology in wound care.
  • Case Studies and Problem-Solving: Analyse real-world scenarios where technology and AI can improve wound care outcomes.
  • Showcase of latest technologies and their applications
1000-1030
Morning tea
1030-1230
WOUNDS AUSTRALIA COURSE 5

Advanced Wound Care Workshop: Mastery in Dressings and Assessment
WOUNDS AUSTRALIA COURSE 2 CONTINUED

Lower Leg Wound Management Workshop: Lower Leg Ulcers, Lymphedema, and Garments Mastery continues…
WOUNDS AUSTRALIA COURSE 3 CONTINUED

Diagnosis and Management of Wounds Workshop: IAD and Pressure Injuries Expertise continues…
WOUNDS AUSTRALIA COURSE 4 CONTINUED

Wound Care and Technology Workshop: Integrating AI for Enhanced Patient Outcomes continues...
Learning Outcomes:

  • Advanced Wound Dressing and devices:: Deepen your knowledge of complex wound types and their intricacies.
  • Expert Assessment and Diagnosis: Acquire advanced skills in wound evaluation, diagnosis, diagnostics and differentiating wound aetiologies.
  • Specialised Dressing Selection: Master the selection of advanced dressings for complex wound scenarios.
  • Advanced Treatment Techniques: Learn advanced wound management techniques, such as negative pressure wound therapy and others.
  • Cutting-Edge Research and Innovation: Stay at the forefront of wound care with the latest research and innovative approaches.
1230-1330
Lunch
1330-1530
PRE-CONFERENCE MASTERCLASS 1

Pressure injuries and support surfaces
PRE-CONFERENCE MASTERCLASS 2

Advanced Vascular Assessment and Interpretation
PRE-CONFERENCE MASTERCLASS 3

Dermatology and Skin Assessment Workshop
PRE-CONFERENCE MASTERCLASS 4

Precision Wound Care Workshop: Advanced Debridement, Biopsy, and Vascular Proficiency
Learning Outcomes:

  • Advanced Debridement Techniques: Master a variety of debridement methods, such as sharp, enzymatic, and autolytic debridement.
  • Punch Biopsy Proficiency: Learn how to perform punch biopsies for accurate diagnosis and tailored treatment plans.
  • Doppler TPI (Toe-Brachial Pressure Index) Skills: Acquire expertise in using Doppler TPI for lower extremity vascular assessment.
  • Evidence-Based Practices: Stay up-to-date with the latest research and guidelines in advanced wound care techniques.
1530-1600
Afternoon tea
1600-1800
Pre-conference workshop 1
Pre-conference workshop 2
Pre-conference workshop 3
Pre-conference workshop 4
Time Arena 1B Hall 3 & 4
0830-1100
Opening Ceremony & Plenary 1
1100-1230
Lunch
1110-1140
World of Wounds Theatrette 1
1150-1220
World of Wounds Theatrette 2
1230-1400
Plenary 2
1400-1530
Afternoon tea
1410-1440
World of Wounds Theatrette 3
1450-1520
World of Wounds Theatrette 4
1530-1700
Plenary 3
1730-1830
Welcome reception
View more information here
Time Arena 1B Central Room A Central Room C Room 9 Foyer E Foyer F Hall 3 & 4
0730-0845
Breakfast Seminar 1
Breakfast Seminar 2
Breakfast Seminar 3
Breakfast Seminar 4
Breakfast Seminar 5
THEME
COMMUNITY & PRIMARY HEALTH
AGED & IN-HOME CARE
ACUTE & HOSPITAL BASED HEALTH
GENERAL
0900-1130
Research: presentations on evidenced based research
Research: presentations on evidenced based research
Research: presentations on evidenced based research
Research: presentations on evidenced based research
1130-1300
Lunch
1140-1210
World of Wounds Theatrette 5
1220-1250
World of Wounds Theatrette 6
THEME
COMMUNITY & PRIMARY HEALTH
AGED & IN-HOME CARE
ACUTE & HOSPITAL BASED HEALTH
GENERAL
1600-1730
Case Studies: from research to practice
Case Studies: from research to practice
Case Studies: from research to practice
Case Studies: from research to practice
1430-1600
Afternoon tea
1440-1510
World of Wounds Theatrette 7
1520-1550
World of Wounds Theatrette 8
THEME
COMMUNITY & PRIMARY HEALTH
AGED & IN-HOME CARE
ACUTE & HOSPITAL BASED HEALTH
GENERAL
1600-1730
Evidence based workshops - hands on learning takeaway toolkits
Evidence based workshops - hands on learning takeaway toolkits
Evidence based workshops - hands on learning takeaway toolkits
Evidence based workshops - hands on learning takeaway toolkits
1830-late
Time Arena 1B Central Room A Central Room C Room 9 Foyer E Foyer F Hall 3 & 4
0730-0845
Breakfast Seminar 6
Breakfast Seminar 7
Breakfast Seminar 8
Breakfast Seminar 9
Breakfast Seminar 10
THEME
COMMUNITY & PRIMARY HEALTH
AGED & IN-HOME CARE
ACUTE & HOSPITAL BASED HEALTH
GENERAL
0900-1130
Research: presentations on evidenced based research
Research: presentations on evidenced based research
Research: presentations on evidenced based research
Research: presentations on evidenced based research
1130-1300
Lunch
1140-1210
World of Wounds Theatrette 9
1220-1250
World of Wounds Theatrette 10
THEME
COMMUNITY & PRIMARY HEALTH
AGED & IN-HOME CARE
ACUTE & HOSPITAL BASED HEALTH
GENERAL
1600-1730
Case Studies: from research to practice
Case Studies: from research to practice
Case Studies: from research to practice
Case Studies: from research to practice
1430-1600
Afternoon tea
1440-1510
World of Wounds Theatrette 11
1520-1550
World of Wounds Theatrette 12
THEME
COMMUNITY & PRIMARY HEALTH
AGED & IN-HOME CARE
ACUTE & HOSPITAL BASED HEALTH
GENERAL
1600-1730
Evidence based workshops - hands on learning takeaway toolkits
Evidence based workshops - hands on learning takeaway toolkits
Evidence based workshops - hands on learning takeaway toolkits
Evidence based workshops - hands on learning takeaway toolkits
1730-1800
Closing Ceremony
Time Room 1 Room 2 Room 3 Room 4
0830-1000
WOUNDS AUSTRALIA COURSE 1

Mastering Wound Care: A Comprehensive Workshop on Wound Dressings and Assessment
WOUNDS AUSTRALIA COURSE 2

Lower Leg Wound Management Workshop: Lower Leg Ulcers, Lymphedema, and Garments Mastery
WOUNDS AUSTRALIA COURSE 3

Diagnosis and Management of Wounds Workshop: IAD and Pressure Injuries Expertise
WOUNDS AUSTRALIA COURSE 4

Wound Care and Technology Workshop: Integrating AI for Enhanced Patient Outcomes
Learning Outcomes:

  • Fundamental Wound Knowledge: Understand wound types and healing processes.
  • Dressing Selection Proficiency: Master choosing the right dressings for specific wound characteristics.
  • Hands-On Application: Gain practical experience in applying wound dressings.
  • Evidence-Based Practices: Stay current with the latest wound care research and guidelines.
Learning Outcomes:

  • Comprehensive Lower Leg Anatomy: Gain in-depth knowledge of lower leg anatomy, essential for effective wound care and lymphedema management.
  • Lower Leg Ulcer Assessment and Diagnosis: Develop expertise in accurately diagnosing and assessing lower leg ulcers, including venous, arterial, and mixed aetiologies.
  • Lymphedema Management: Learn advanced techniques for lymphedema management, including manual lymphatic drainage and compression therapy.
  • Garment Selection and Fitting: Master the selection and fitting of compression garments to optimise lymphedema treatment and wound healing.
  • Emerging Technologies and Innovations: Stay current with the latest advancements in lower leg wound care, lymphedema management, and compression therapy.
Learning Outcomes:

  • Wound Aetiology: Gain comprehensive knowledge of wound aetiologies, including Incontinence-Associated Dermatitis (IAD) and Pressure Injuries (Pressure Ulcers).
  • Advanced Wound Assessment: Develop expert-level skills in assessing and diagnosing various wound types and their underlying causes.
  • IAD Identification and Prevention: Learn to identify and prevent IAD through tailored treatment plans and incontinence management.
  • Pressure Injury Staging and Treatment: Master pressure injury staging and effective treatment modalities for pressure ulcers.
Learning Outcomes:

  • Emerging Technologies in Wound Care: Stay updated on the latest technological advancements and their applications in wound care.
  • Artificial Intelligence in Wound Analysis: Gain expertise in using AI for wound image analysis, predictive modelling, and decision support.
  • Data Security and Compliance: Understand the importance of data security and compliance when using technology in wound care.
  • Case Studies and Problem-Solving: Analyse real-world scenarios where technology and AI can improve wound care outcomes.
  • Showcase of latest technologies and their applications
1000-1030
Morning tea
1030-1230
WOUNDS AUSTRALIA COURSE 5

Advanced Wound Care Workshop: Mastery in Dressings and Assessment
WOUNDS AUSTRALIA COURSE 2 CONTINUED

Lower Leg Wound Management Workshop: Lower Leg Ulcers, Lymphedema, and Garments Mastery continues…
WOUNDS AUSTRALIA COURSE 3 CONTINUED

Diagnosis and Management of Wounds Workshop: IAD and Pressure Injuries Expertise continues…
WOUNDS AUSTRALIA COURSE 4 CONTINUED

Wound Care and Technology Workshop: Integrating AI for Enhanced Patient Outcomes continues...
Learning Outcomes:

  • Advanced Wound Dressing and devices:: Deepen your knowledge of complex wound types and their intricacies.
  • Expert Assessment and Diagnosis: Acquire advanced skills in wound evaluation, diagnosis, diagnostics and differentiating wound aetiologies.
  • Specialised Dressing Selection: Master the selection of advanced dressings for complex wound scenarios.
  • Advanced Treatment Techniques: Learn advanced wound management techniques, such as negative pressure wound therapy and others.
  • Cutting-Edge Research and Innovation: Stay at the forefront of wound care with the latest research and innovative approaches.
1230-1330
Lunch
1330-1530
PRE-CONFERENCE MASTERCLASS 1

Pressure injuries and support surfaces
PRE-CONFERENCE MASTERCLASS 2

Advanced Vascular Assessment and Interpretation
PRE-CONFERENCE MASTERCLASS 3

Dermatology and Skin Assessment Workshop
PRE-CONFERENCE MASTERCLASS 4

Precision Wound Care Workshop: Advanced Debridement, Biopsy, and Vascular Proficiency
Learning Outcomes:

  • Advanced Debridement Techniques: Master a variety of debridement methods, such as sharp, enzymatic, and autolytic debridement.
  • Punch Biopsy Proficiency: Learn how to perform punch biopsies for accurate diagnosis and tailored treatment plans.
  • Doppler TPI (Toe-Brachial Pressure Index) Skills: Acquire expertise in using Doppler TPI for lower extremity vascular assessment.
  • Evidence-Based Practices: Stay up-to-date with the latest research and guidelines in advanced wound care techniques.
1530-1600
Afternoon tea
1600-1800
Pre-conference workshop 1
Pre-conference workshop 2
Pre-conference workshop 3
Pre-conference workshop 4
Time Arena 1B Hall 3 & 4
0830-1100
Opening Ceremony & Plenary 1
1100-1230
Lunch
1110-1140
World of Wounds Theatrette 1
1150-1220
World of Wounds Theatrette 2
1230-1400
Plenary 2
1400-1530
Afternoon tea
1410-1440
World of Wounds Theatrette 3
1450-1520
World of Wounds Theatrette 4
1530-1700
Plenary 3
1730-1830
Welcome reception
View more information here
Time Arena 1B Central Room A Central Room C Room 9 Foyer E Foyer F Hall 3 & 4
0730-0845
Breakfast Seminar 1
Breakfast Seminar 2
Breakfast Seminar 3
Breakfast Seminar 4
Breakfast Seminar 5
THEME
COMMUNITY & PRIMARY HEALTH
AGED & IN-HOME CARE
ACUTE & HOSPITAL BASED HEALTH
GENERAL
0900-1130
Research: presentations on evidenced based research
Research: presentations on evidenced based research
Research: presentations on evidenced based research
Research: presentations on evidenced based research
1130-1300
Lunch
1140-1210
World of Wounds Theatrette 5
1220-1250
World of Wounds Theatrette 6
THEME
COMMUNITY & PRIMARY HEALTH
AGED & IN-HOME CARE
ACUTE & HOSPITAL BASED HEALTH
GENERAL
1600-1730
Case Studies: from research to practice
Case Studies: from research to practice
Case Studies: from research to practice
Case Studies: from research to practice
1430-1600
Afternoon tea
1440-1510
World of Wounds Theatrette 7
1520-1550
World of Wounds Theatrette 8
THEME
COMMUNITY & PRIMARY HEALTH
AGED & IN-HOME CARE
ACUTE & HOSPITAL BASED HEALTH
GENERAL
1600-1730
Evidence based workshops - hands on learning takeaway toolkits
Evidence based workshops - hands on learning takeaway toolkits
Evidence based workshops - hands on learning takeaway toolkits
Evidence based workshops - hands on learning takeaway toolkits
1830-late
Time Arena 1B Central Room A Central Room C Room 9 Foyer E Foyer F Hall 3 & 4
0730-0845
Breakfast Seminar 6
Breakfast Seminar 7
Breakfast Seminar 8
Breakfast Seminar 9
Breakfast Seminar 10
THEME
COMMUNITY & PRIMARY HEALTH
AGED & IN-HOME CARE
ACUTE & HOSPITAL BASED HEALTH
GENERAL
0900-1130
Research: presentations on evidenced based research
Research: presentations on evidenced based research
Research: presentations on evidenced based research
Research: presentations on evidenced based research
1130-1300
Lunch
1140-1210
World of Wounds Theatrette 9
1220-1250
World of Wounds Theatrette 10
THEME
COMMUNITY & PRIMARY HEALTH
AGED & IN-HOME CARE
ACUTE & HOSPITAL BASED HEALTH
GENERAL
1600-1730
Case Studies: from research to practice
Case Studies: from research to practice
Case Studies: from research to practice
Case Studies: from research to practice
1430-1600
Afternoon tea
1440-1510
World of Wounds Theatrette 11
1520-1550
World of Wounds Theatrette 12
THEME
COMMUNITY & PRIMARY HEALTH
AGED & IN-HOME CARE
ACUTE & HOSPITAL BASED HEALTH
GENERAL
1600-1730
Evidence based workshops - hands on learning takeaway toolkits
Evidence based workshops - hands on learning takeaway toolkits
Evidence based workshops - hands on learning takeaway toolkits
Evidence based workshops - hands on learning takeaway toolkits
1730-1800
Closing Ceremony

The conference program is subject to change. 

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