Welcome to the 8th International Skin Integrity and Infection Prevention Conference


This unique one day conference will bring together multidisciplinary expert international speakers to explore and investigate issues surrounding wound infection, identification, prevention and management of pressure. This conference will examine research in these areas and relate it to clinical practice, giving health professionals a genuine insight into how research can be put into practice and improve health related quality of life for patients.


 

The conference will offer participants:

  • The opportunity to debate key issues that impact on the real world of wound care
  • An understanding of specific methods that can improve antibiotic stewardship
  • A detailed insight into identifying and treating surgical site infections
  • An increased awareness of the help and guidance available to those treating SSI
  • An insight into the future for wound care
  • A valuable networking opportunity

Those working in tissue viability, including TVNs and tissue viability specialists

Those working in infection prevention

District nurses

Ward nurses

Medical staff

Post-graduate researchers

Where Can I Find Help and Guidance?

Professor Karen Ousey, Professor of Skin Integrity & Director for the Institute of Skin, Integrity and Infection Prevention, University of Huddersfield

Antimicrobial Resistance: Everybody’s problem

Dr Sarah Jarvis MBE, Clinical Director

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Dr Leanne Atkin, Vascular Nurse Consultant, Mid Yorks NHS Trust

"There was a great range of topics and presentations and it was all relevant to clinical practice"

"I loved gaining new knowledge and hearing ideas first-hand from experts in the field"

"All currently relevant, well organised and run smoothly"

"A great opportunity to ask questions and network"

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