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Friday, January 27, 2017   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Becky Carroll
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January 26, 2017
Register Now & Save
 
Save money on Annual Conference registration
by taking advantage of the early bird pricing before it's too late!

Your registration fee includes:
  • Educational sessions, exhibits, poster sessions, innovation theater sessions and symposia sessions.
  • CE contact hours.
  • Conference meeting materials and handouts.
  • Networking.
  • Complimentary food and coffee.
  • Free WiFi.


Early bird pricing ends March 31, 2017, at 11:59 pm EST.
Networking Opportunities
 
Check out the networking opportunities at conference for you to connect with colleagues, share best practices and work together to improve the lives of your patients.
 
Below is a sneak peek of the networking events. Check out the full list of networking opportunities available to make the most of your conference experience.
 
Networking Event Date Time
Nurse Networking 
Friday, May 19
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
First Time Attendee Reception 
Friday, May 19
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Skin Safety Experts Event & Reception
(Pre-registration required)
Friday, May 19
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
WOCN Society's Regional/Affiliate Meetings  Saturday, May 20 7:00 am - 8:30 am
Grand Opening Reception with Exhibitors  Saturday, May 20 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Lunch with Exhibitors  Sunday, May 21

Monday, May 22
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Meet the Authors & Poster Awards  Monday, May 22 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Apply Online for the 3M Award



The 3M Award for Excellence in Skin Safety recognizes an individual or a clinical team for creating and sustaining a successful program designed to prevent skin damage.

The Society will award the winning program with a free trip to the 49th Annual Conference. An individual or up to four members of the winning team will be invited to attend the conference with the award covering the cost of conference registration, airfare and lodging.

View the award ruleseligibility and submission requirements before applying online.


 
Submissions will close March 1, 2017, at 11:59 pm EST.

Do you have what it takes to win this year? Last year's winners showed an improvement in pressure ulcer incidences in the PICU by using a defined skin care regimen and peer-to-peer training program hospital-wide. Watch their story below!

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin in Milwaukee - 2016 3M Award for Excellence in Skin Safety Winner
Important Dates & Deadline
 
Symposia Registration Opens:
March 15, 2017
 
March 31, 2017
 
April 21, 2017
 
April 26, 2017
 
May 16, 2017
Earn CEs at Conference

 
Easily earn up to 17 CE credits during the Annual Conference. You can earn additional CE Credits in select symposia sessions, and in the poster hall!
Support Opportunities

 
View the 2017 Support and Marketing Prospectus for a list of featured annual conference support benefits and opportunities!
Accreditation Statement
 
The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society™ (WOCN®is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15115.

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The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15115.

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