Study Days / Seminars / Education Evenings / Conferences 2021

Wound Awareness Week 2021 Burns and Scalds 26th July - 1st August 

Manawatu - Study Evening Tuesday 27th July 5.30 - 7.30pm 'Burns and Scalds'
Midcentral DHB Education centre - $10 non-members

Lakes - Study Evenings - Tuesday 13th, 20th, 27th July, 3rd, 17th, 31st Aug & 7th & 21st Sept
Rotoru Area Primary Health Services (RAPHS) 1165 Tutanekai Street, Rotorua
Regsister to attend, light refreshment served. 

Wellington - Study Evening Wednesday 28th July 6.30 - 8pm 'Prevention of Burns & Scalds'
Rita Angus, Kilbirnie, Summerset at Aotea, Porirua,
Te Awakairangi Health Network, Lower Hutt 

Canterbury - Study Evening - Thursday 29th July 6 - 8pm - Manawa Campus, Christchurch

Lumsden - Study morning 'Burns and Scalds' - Postponed
Lumsden Marternity Unit

Hawkes Bay - Study evening - Thursday 29th July 5.30pm at Havelock North Community Centre
Register to attend, light refreshment served

Auckland - Study Evening 'Burns and Scalds' - Friday 30th July 2021 6pm - 9pm
Guest speakers - Deborah Murray & Jackie Beaumont of National Burns Centre
and Joss Cole-Baker of Molnlycke 
Waitakere conference centre, Waitakere Hospital, 55 - 75 Lincoln Road, Henderson
Free to NZWCS members - $10 for non-members. Please register by email to attend 

Southland- Study Morning 31st July 2021 7.45am - 12.15pm
Topics include 'Diabetic Foot / Wound Hygiene in Practice / Burns and Scalds'
Southland Hospital Education Centre (opp hospital cafe) Invercargill
Free to NZWCS members - $25 for non-members. Remember to register to attend

Bay of Plenty - Study evening 'Burns and Scalds' - Monday 2nd August 2021 6.30pm start
Tauranga Yacht Club, 90 Keith Allen Drive, Sulphur Point, Tauranga
Free to NZWCS members - $10 for non-members. Register to attend.

  Northland - Study Evening 'Managing Wound Infection', Wednesday 18th August 2021 
Tohora House, Whangarei Hospital Campus - enter via West End Ave. Parking available
Non-members $20

 

Coming Up

NZWCS 10th National Conference - 9 - 11th Sept 2021 at Claudelands, Hamilton

Registrations are now open - click here


Canterbury - Study Morning, Saturday 6th November 2021 1/2 day 'Pressure Injuries"

 

Above is a list of proposed study/education events planned by the different areas of the NZWCS.


Past Study Events 2021

Jan - April 2021 Study Days Information:

Canterbury - 22 April - The Benefits of Vitamin C in Wound Healing Report - click here

 

Past Study Events 2020

 

STOP PI Symposium 2020 - held Tuesday 10th November 2020 in Wellington.

These presentations are now only available for members. Members click here to login

 

Wound Challenges in Colorectal Surgery - online Study Evenings 12th & 13th Oct 2020

These presentations are available below

 

Wound Awareness Week 2020 - Skin Tears - 26th - 30th August 2020

The presentations are no only available for NZWCS members - Members click here to login

 

 

 Wound Challenges in Colorectal Surgery

Webinar presentations Monday 12th & Tuesday 13th October 2020

The following resources are intended to support clinicians in the prevention and management of pressure injuries.

Presentations:

The following presentations were delivered at the Wound Challenges in Colorectal Surgery Webinars:

  1. 'Techniques to reduce SSI in colorectal surgery' - John Woodfield PART 1

  2. 'Techniques to reduce SSI in colorectal surgery' - John Woodfield PART 2

  3. 'Colorectal SWD - Assessment and Treatment' - Emil Schmidt PART 1

  4. 'Colorectal SWD - Assessment and Treatment' - Emil Schmidt PART 2

  5. 'The perineal wound after abdominoperineal excision' - John Woodfield PART 1
     
  6. 'The perineal wound after abdominoperineal excision' - John Woodfield PART 2

  7. 'Colorectal case studies and wound challenges' - Jan Johnstone

 

This area contains past presentations from past study days which you might find useful