The European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (EPUAP) and the local organising committee are pleased to invite you to the 5th EPUAP Focus Meeting, which takes place in Sønderborg, Denmark, on May 25-27, 2020. The meeting is organised in cooperation with Danish Healing Society, University of Lüebeck, Hospital Sønderjylland and the Municipality of Sønderborg.
The EPUAP Focus Meeting is a unique initiative aimed at exchanging knowledge among scientists, clinicians, R&D and industry in regard to the latest developments in special areas of pressure ulcer research and practice. The focus meeting is intended to give room for in-depth discussion about special topics, to identify knowledge and technological gaps, as well as clinical needs in the pressure ulcer field and establish a platform of discussion for academia and industry.
The main topics of the meeting are Patient safety: prevention and communication, Quality management and patient safety, "In safe hands": The Sønderborg Concept, From guideline to practice, and Health technologies at the bedside.
By attending the focus meeting, you will get the opportunity to experience among other things presentations of new international clinical guidelines on prevention and treatment of pressure ulcer, the launch of new Danish clinical guidelines, demonstration of how pressure ulcer prevention is managed in nursing homes in Sønderborg Municipality, and you will get an overview of current trends in commercialized technology in the pressure ulcer field.
Read more about the preliminary program here.
Please note the important deadlines. Abstract submission deadline is March 2, 2020, and early registration deadline is March 20, 2020.