Mount St. Mary's Hospital is hosting its first wound symposium, "Multi-System Approach to Wound Healing," on Saturday, Sept. 14, from 7:15 a.m. to 4 p.m., at The Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls. Interested participants should register by Aug. 30. The registration fee is $25 per person.
The symposium will explore the various systemic and local factors that interfere with wound healing, which require a coordinated comprehensive multispecialty approach.
Presenters include the following:
Judith Maness, CEO of Mt. St. Mary's Hospital
Michael A. Parentis, M.D., of The Knee Center of Western New York
Roger Walcott, M.D., FACS, of Vascular & Endovascular Center of Western New York
Robert J. Perry, M.D., FACS, clinical associate professor of surgery, SUNY at Buffalo School of Medicine
Kelly A. Spong, R.N., BSN, MBA, CWOCN, CHRN, of the Center for Wound Healing at Mount St. Mary's Hospital
Charles D. Rice, M.D., FACS, UHM, medical director of Mount St. Mary's Center for Wound Healing
The symposium has been planned and implemented in accordance with the essential areas and policies of the accreditation council for CME through joint sponsorship with the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Mount St. Mary's Hospital and Health Center. St. Mary's has been approved through CHS for credits of continuing nursing education by the PA State Nurses Association.