Exploring Wound Care Treatment Seminar – Nov 11, 2015 530PM-830PM

bdfIn observation of Diabetes Month, the Barbados Diabetes Foundation will be hosting a Wound Care Seminar on Wednesday, 11 November 2015 from 5.30pm-8.30pm at the Diabetes Centre, Warrens, St. Michael. The aim of this seminar is to explore the issue of Diabetic Foot, Diabetic Ulcers and Limb Saving Surgery from the perspective of the Podiatrist, Wound Care Nurse and Surgeon – all important players in the multidisciplinary approach to Diabetes Care. Podiatrist Rosamund James will be presenting along with Veronica Webster, Wound Care Nurse in addition to a local Surgeon (to be announced). Participants will be given the opportunity to observe a live demonstration of a special vacuum dressing procedure, in addition to the medical presentation. This event is for health professionals ie. doctors, nurses, podiatrists and other involved in wound care treatment. CPE credit will be awarded. This event is free but space is limited. Participants are encouraged to make a monetary donation of their choice to the programmes at the Diabetes Centre to support various aspects of care and intervention programmes for adults and children with Diabetes. RSVP by calling the Diabetes Centre at 417 5980 or email hhccmeevents@gmail.com. This event is coordinated by Hibiscus Health Caribbean Inc.

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