You can still register and view the archived sessions until December 15, 2020

The 2020 Wounds Canada Virtual Conference is NOW accredited*

*This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development. You may claim a maximum of 29.25 hours (credits are automatically calculated).

Day 1: 9 hours Day 2: 5.75 hours Day 3: 5.25 hours Day 4: 4.75 hours Day 5: 4.5 hours

Claiming your credits: Visit MAINPORT https://mainport.royalcollege.ca to record your learning and outcomes.

Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama-assn.org/go/internationalcme .

This program was developed by Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Neurosciences, Rehabilitation & Vision SCN, Edmonton Zone, Alberta Health Services and co-developed with Clinical Learning, Covenant Health, Edmonton Zone; and Clinical Learning, Covenant Health; and Wounds Canada, and was planned to achieve scientific integrity, objectivity and balance.

College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) members may claim certified credits through the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (Royal Collge) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Accredited Section 1 credits are eligible for certified credits, up to a maximum of 50 credits per five-year cycle. Any additional credits are eligible as non-certified credits. See https://www.cfpc.ca/en/education-professional-development/mainpro/claiming-credits-from-national-and-international-o for additional information.

In addition, this program offers continuing education hours/professional development opportunities for nurses, chiropodists/podiatrists and allied health-care professionals. Check with your governing body for details on how to claim/record these hours.

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.

Learn and Network

Educational and Interactive Sessions

Poster Hall and Abstract Presentations

ABOUT THE EVENT

Wounds Canada is offering a highly interactive, 3D experience with live sessions and polling questions, semi-live sessions with engaging Q&A and recorded sessions (on-demand) if you’re not able to attend the live sessions.

It’s very easy and convenient because you can participate from the comfort of your home – on your laptop, on your tablet or mobile device.

Just like the in-person events, we are also offering interactive exhibits in the exhibit hall and sponsored sessions in the auditorium where you have a chance to learn about the latest wound care products, services, and technology.

Benefits for you:

  • Single track of engaging educational sessions for 4 full days
  • Exhibit hall featuring the latest technology, services and products
  • Poster hall and abstract presentations
  • Networking lounge to meet colleagues, experts and sponsors
  • All sessions archived for later viewing
  • Downloadable and/or emailable resources
  • Amazing prizes with a leaderboard keeping track of points
  • Scavenger hunt and trivial pursuit

Save time and money by registering today:

  • Early Bird Bonus – Registration and Wounds Canada Membership: $100 +HST until Aug 31, 2020
  • Early Bird Member: $50 +HST until Aug 31, 2020
  • Early Bird Non-Member: $65 +HST until Aug 31, 2020
  • Regular Member Fee: $75 +HST from Sept 1, 2020
  • Regular Non-Member Fee: $95 +HST from Sept 1, 2020

WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND

Don’t miss your opportunity to learn, network and stay current with the latest information in wound prevention and management.

This is a special year for Wounds Canada. We’re celebrating our 25th anniversary and we don’t want you to miss this premier four-day virtual event. We will continue to offer the same caliber of high-quality educational sessions, engaging discussions along with the presentation of innovative wound care products.

On the last day of the conference, a learning event will be held as a joint venture between Wounds Canada and the Canadian Podiatric Medical Association to provide national and international perspectives on the advances in limb preservation.

Join other delegates from across Canada and beyond at the largest wound-related event in Canada, which will bring health-care professionals (HCPs), educators and national and international key opinion leaders together at our inaugural virtual conference.

The conference is ideal for:

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

2020 Wounds Canada Virtual Fall Conference Agenda

Sponsors


 

If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities, please contact info@woundscanada.ca

Frequently Asked Questions

The 2020 Wounds Canada Virtual Conference is NOW accredited*

*This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development. You may claim a maximum of 29.25 hours (credits are automatically calculated).

Day 1: 9 hours Day 2: 5.75 hours Day 3: 5.25 hours Day 4: 4.75 hours Day 5: 4.5 hours

Claiming your credits: Visit MAINPORT https://mainport.royalcollege.ca to record your learning and outcomes.

Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit can be found at www.ama-assn.org/go/internationalcme .

This program was developed by Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Neurosciences, Rehabilitation & Vision SCN, Edmonton Zone, Alberta Health Services and co-developed with Clinical Learning, Covenant Health, Edmonton Zone; and Clinical Learning, Covenant Health; and Wounds Canada, and was planned to achieve scientific integrity, objectivity and balance.

College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC) members may claim certified credits through the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (Royal Collge) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Accredited Section 1 credits are eligible for certified credits, up to a maximum of 50 credits per five-year cycle. Any additional credits are eligible as non-certified credits. See https://www.cfpc.ca/en/education-professional-development/mainpro/claiming-credits-from-national-and-international-o for additional information.

In addition, this program offers continuing education hours/professional development opportunities for nurses, chiropodists/podiatrists and allied health-care professionals. Check with your governing body for details on how to claim/record these hours.

Yes, you will need to register and pay a nominal fee to have access to four full days of wound care education and related topics to stay current in your profession and network.
  • Early Bird Bonus – Registration and Wounds Canada Membership: $100 +tax until Aug 31, 2020
  • Early Bird Member: $50 + tax until Aug 31, 2020
  • Early Bird Non-Member: $65 + tax until Aug 31, 2020
  • Regular Member Fee: $75 + tax from Sept 1, 2020
  • Regular Non-Member Fee: $95 + tax from Sept 1, 2020

Registration includes:

  • 4 full days of conference
  • Single stream for maximum viewing
  • All sessions archived for later viewing
Your login details will be emailed to you ahead of the event. You can use these details to access the online event.
The event will remain open 24/7 for 60 days. You can attend whenever it is convenient for you during this period of 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 all of the 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.
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