Wound Seminar Program

A call to action: translating research to improve chronic wound outcomes

Monash University, Clayton Campus Centre, 21 Chancellors Walk, Level 1, Banquet Room

REGISTER TO ATTEND

TIMEPROGRAM

8.30 - 8.55am

Registration

8.55 - 9.05am

Welcome and opening statement

Professor Carolina Weller
Research Director, Nursing and Midwifery, Monash University

Associate Professor Ann Maree Keenan 
Chief Nurse and Midwifery Officer, VIC Health, Deputy CEO, Safer Care Victoria

9.05 - 9.50am

KEYNOTE - Wound care in the UK: an update of best practice approaches

Dr Una Adderley
Lecturer in Community Nursing, School of Healthcare, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Leeds, UK

9.50 - 10.35am

KEYNOTE - Novel and innovative interventions to improve venous leg ulcer healing

Professor Carolina Weller
Research Director, Nursing and Midwifery, Monash University

10.35 - 11.05am

Morning tea

11.05 - 11.20am

Decreasing the frequent flyer model of venous leg ulcer recurrence: best practice model of care

Dr Kathleen Finlayson
Research Fellow, Institute of Health & Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology

11.20 - 11.30am

Pressure injury mortality amongst nursing home residents reported to Australian coroners

Associate Professor Lyndal Bugeja - Nursing and Midwifery, and Forensic Medicine, Monash University

11.35am - 12.10pm

Panel discussion

Professor Carolina Weller (Chair)
Dr Una Adderley
Dr Kathleen Finlayson
Associate Professor Lyndal Bugeja
Patient representatives

12.10 - 1.10pm

Lunch

1.10 - 1.45pm

Pressure injury prevention in critical care: three things that can make a difference

Professor Carolina Weller - Research Director, Nursing and Midwifery, Monash University

1.45 - 2.15pm

Critical judgements and decision making for venous leg ulceration - getting it right

Dr Una Adderley
Lecturer in Community Nursing, School of Healthcare, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Leeds, UK

2.15 - 2.30pm

Aspirin in venous leg ulcer clinical trial recruitment: clinician and patient perspectives

Dr Victoria Team
Research Fellow, Nursing and Midwifery, and Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University

2.30 - 2.45pm

Strategies for developing exercise interventions for adults with venous leg ulcers

Dr Jane O'Brien
RN, Accredited Exercise Physiologist, Lecturer, University of Tasmania

2.45 - 3.00pm

Effects of nutrition in venous leg ulcer healing: a systematic review

Georgie Barber
Dietitian, Research Assistant, Monash University

Dr Simone Gibson
Advanced Accredited Practising Dietitian, Senior Lecturer, Monash University

3.00 - 3.30pm

Panel discussion

Professor Carolina Weller (Chair)
Dr Una Adderley
Dr Kathleen Finlayson
Dr Victoria Team
Dr Jane O'Brien
Georgie Barber
Dr Simone Gibson
Patient representatives

3.30pm

Closing Statement

Professor Carolina Weller
Research Director, Nursing and Midwifery, Monash University