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Your Wound Care Patients Can't Wait.
Further Your Education at SAWC Wound Care Week.
May 10-14, 2021 | A Virtual Experience

We're removing the barriers of travel and uncertainty to make the Symposium on Advanced Wound Care (SAWC) Spring | Wound Healing Society (WHS) education more accessible to you. In a time where "what's next" is unknown, one thing is sure—we must come together to provide better care and better outcomes. 

Join us this May as we bring our global community of difference-makers together online for an immersive virtual experience featuring new innovative approaches, enhanced features, and a team of global thought-leaders delivering the very latest updates in wound care research and education. 

Highlights

Register today to share strategies with the very best minds in the field, embrace innovation, and learn about the vital role emerging therapies play in chronic wound care and prevention.

50+
Maximum Credits
1,500+
Participants
100+
Faculty
150+
Exhibits
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Who Should Attend?
Body

SAWC Spring/WHS serves as a forum to connect the entire wound care team.

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Physicians
Nursing Professionals
Podiatrists
Physician Assistants
Physical Therapists
Researchers
Scientists
Dietitians
Healthcare, Sales, and Marketing Professionals
Meet the Faculty

Learn from these globally recognized experts today and make a difference in a life tomorrow.

Co-Chair
Robert S. Kirsner, MD, PhD, FAAD
Chairman and Harvey Blank Professor
Dr. Phillip Frost Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery
Director, University of Miami Hospital and Clinics Wound Center
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Miami, FL
Co-Chair
Dot Weir, RN, CWON, CWS
Clinical Staff
Saratoga Hospital Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine
Saratoga Springs, NY
Han P. Hulen, MD, ABPM/UHM
CEO
Wound Integrity
Dallas, TX
Natalia Cineas, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Senior Vice President Chief Nurse Executive
Co-Chair, Equity and Access Council
NYC Health + Hospitals
Adjunct Faculty
Columbia University School of Nursing
New York, NY
Brian D. Lepow, DPM
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Vascular Surgery
and Endovascular Therapy
Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX
Frank Aviles Jr., PT, CWS, FACCWS, CLT-LANA, ALM, AWCC, DAPWCA
Wound Care Service Line Director
Natchitoches Regional Medical Center
Natchitoches, LA
Very enjoyable experience. Definitely exceeded my expectation. Never attended virtual conference before. Was skeptical about the format and audio/video quality. Everything went smoothly. Great content and presenters. An excellent conference overall. Thank you!"
The virtual conference platform was very beneficial in saving money, time, travel away from home. To be able to view lectures from the comfort of your own home or office was much more relaxing and beneficial atmosphere. I was able to view exhibit hall and speak to vendors on my terms, without having to "walk" to booths. This platform is more aligned with 21st century medicine and where we are heading with Telehealth."
I was initially disappointed that the conference had to be a virtual event. However, this was an awesome experience. As always, all of the presenters were great. This has always been my favorite conference to attend because you offer so many choices of presentations for us to choose from. Please continue striving for excellence. We learn so much every year. Thank you and I appreciate everyone who contributed to the success of the SAWC Virtual.​​​​​​​"
I have already applied the keynote message to my staff. Enthusiasm is really a driving force."

Pasquale Longobardi
Chief Medical Director
Centro iperbarico
Ravenna, Italy

I’m happy to say that I participated in both conferences last year. I teach nurse practitioner students who will care for a variety of populations. I need to be able to impart the most current research and practice guidelines to my students. This meeting delivers that."

Lynn J. Fisher, CNM, NP
Training Specialist
New York University
New York, New York

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