16th Annual Chronic Wound Conference
On May 6, 2022, Allegheny Health Network will sponsor its 16th conference on chronic wounds. This full day course, presented by distinguished faculty, will help clinicians bring the latest advancements into their own work settings. This conference will provide the attendees an update on current research and best practices in wound care from a multidisciplinary team approach.
|AHN Physician, $100.00|
|AHN Healthcare Professionals and Social Workers, $45.00|
|Fellow, Resident, Student, $30.00|
|Non-AHN Healthcare Professionals and Social Workers, $120.00|
|Non-AHN Physician, $180.00|
Physicians, physician assistants, podiatrists, nurse practitioners, nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, dietitians, and all others involved in wound management.
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7-8:00am Breakfast and Registration
8:05-8:15am Geriatric/Lymphedema Case Presentation Sung Ah Keppel, PT, DPT, CLT
8:15-9:15am Frailty in the Geriatric Patient Lyn Weinberg, MD
9:15-9:30am Lymphedema Case Presentation Jennifer Saunders, PT, DPT, CLT, CWS
9:30-10:30am Benefits of Oncology Rehab for the Lymphedema/Wound Care Patient Nicole Reilley-Dosey, PT, DPT, CLT and Jaclyn McKelvy, MS, CCC-SLP, CLT
10:30-11:00am Break—visit vendors
11am-12:00pm Palliative Care Thomas Miller, MD
12-1:00pm Lunch—visit vendors
1-1:15pm Skin Cancer Case Presentation Elisa Taffe, MD, CWSP
1:15-2:15pm Skin Cancer Charles Mount, MD
2:15-2:45pm Break—visit vendors
2:45-3:00pm Radiation Induced Skin Damage Case Presentation Elisa Taffe, MD, CWSP
3-4:00pm Complications of Radiation Paul Renz, DO and Sean Horrigan, RN
4-4:15pm Wrap Up/Drawings
Physicians: Allegheny General Hospital is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification.
Physical Therapists: Application has been submitted to the PA State Board of Physical Therapy for approval of continuing education credit.
Podiatrists: The Western Pennsylvania Hospital is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a sponsor of continuing education in podiatric medicine. This educational activity has been approved for continuing education contact hours.
Social Workers: The American Psychological Association (APA) is a preapproved provider of continuing education courses and programs for social workers and clinical social workers, and can be used towards re-licensure.
- 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 6.00 APA
- 6.00 Attendance
- 6.00 DPM
- 6.00 Physical Therapist