Pressure Ulcer Prevention Everyone’s Agenda: A multi-professional conference

On the 20th November and to coincide with the national ‘Stop the Pressure’ initiative, the University of Derby are hosting a national conference around pressure ulcer prevention. This is a multi-professional conference for health and social care professionals, support workers, students and others working in a range of care settings.

The conference is focused around Pressure Ulcer (PU) prevention, using current research evidence and best practice, with speakers from within the field of pressure ulcer prevention and a series of lectures and workshops. Jacqui Fletcher will be opening the conference with the key note lecture on the work with NHSi and the National Wound Care Strategy. There will also be the opportunity for networking and visiting exhibitor stands throughout the day.

The key learning outcomes are:

  • To share up to date best research evidence in the field of PU prevention
  • To provide key insights into the holistic prevention of Pressure Ulcers and the role of the MDT
  • To provide an opportunity to network and share best practice across a range of settings

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