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SYMPOSIA THURSDAY 14TH MAY

11:15-12:15

Platinum Suite 1-2
Title:Changing the way we look at viscous exudate
- New results from a global online survey
- New case study results

Chair:

Professor Peter Vowden
Speaker:
Emma Bond
Dr. Jan Stryja
Professor Peter Vowden

11:15-12:15

Platinum Suite 3-4

Title:

Releasing time to care and improving patient outcomes
Addressing the challenges of chronic wounds

Chair:

Speaker:

13:15-14:15

Platinum Suite 1-2
Title:Debridement: Whose problem is it?
- solutions for patients, purchasers and providers

Chair:

Andrew Kingsley
Speaker:
Gregory SchultzThe role of biofilms in wound chronicity
Andrew KingsleyThe relationship between the patient, purchaser and provider to meet the challenges of debridement
Trudie YoungDebridement across all age groups and wound needs using all available resources
                                

13:15-14:15

Platinum Suite 3-4
Title:                                                              

Pioneering approaches for wound closure: introducing NPWT with Instillation Therapy and Epidermal Harvesting

Chair:

Professor Peter Vowden
Speaker:
Dr Ron SilvermanNPWT with Instillation: Literature review and personal experience
Ms. Kathryn Vowden                                                    Value of NPWT with Instillation in a wound expertise centre in Bradford UK                             Results of a cohort analysis
Dr. Peter EvertsEpidermal Harvesting, what is it and which patients will profit from it?
Mr. Toby RichardsWhen and how to apply an Epidermal Harvesting System in your wound healing process
                                                                    

15:40-16:40       

Platinum Suite 1-2
Title:Epithelialization: do we understand it and do enough during treatment

Chair:

Dr Karen Ousey
Speaker:
Professor Finn GottrupEpithelialization: Clinical importance and what to consider for non-healing wounds
Professor Hans SmolaStimulation of epithelial migration – novel material based approaches
          

15:40-16:40                       

Platinum Suite 3-4
Title:Hydration Response Technology - Moving Beyond Exudate Management

Chair:

Prof. Keith Cutting
Speaker:
Dr. Cornelia WiegandBenefit of soft debridement in context of Biofilm MM
Dr. Alexander MaassenIn vitro Measurements Uni Jena about HRT
Keith CuttingIntroduction technology HRT
       

15:40-16:40                                 

                    Platinum Room 7
Title:Total Contact Casting – An Easy Roll-On System for offloading DFU’s

Chair:

Andrew J. Applewhite
Speaker:
Presentation by our speaker Demonstration of the TCC EZ system Q&A
Invitations announcement
                                          

15:40-16:40            

                    Platinum Room 6
Title:Improving oxygen diffusion - Improved healing

Chair:

Prof. Dr. Joachim Dissemond
Speaker:
Michael SanderA simple and ingenious solution to overcome Hypoxia
Dr. Joachim KlodeNew techniques to visualize the oxygen concentration in the wound tissue
Dr. Severin LäuchliAnd finally it heals. Clinical experiences with topical Hemoglobin in long-time persisting wounds.
Panel with UK experts
                                                

15.40-16.40                 

                    Platinum Room 5
Title:Biophotonics: a bright future in Wound Healing

Chair:

Prof Marco Romanelli
Speaker:
Dr Andreas NikolisBiophotonics: from the bench to bed side of chronic wound patients
Dr Denis VézinaBiophotonics: its application in different conditions
Professor Marco RomanelliThe need for innovation in chronic wound management.