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November 22, 2017
Will You Be Joining Us?

The WOCN® Society's 50th Annual Conference will celebrate the achievements WOC nurses have made in health care over the last half century, and will highlight how WOC nurses can continue to improve the delivery of expert care to those living with wound, ostomy or continence issues.

Will you be joining us in Philadelphia, PA, to celebrate 50 years of the WOC nursing specialty?

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Call for Sessions 
 
Click Here to Submit a Session Proposal
The Member Spotlight Sessions gives Society members the opportunity to lead a 30 or 60 minute session at the Annual Conference. Each session allows the presenter to share ideas, innovative approaches, knowledge and expertise with other WOC nurses.

Submit a proposal by Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, at 11:50 pm ETto be considered to present a Member Spotlight Session.
Click Here to Submit a Session Proposal
Preliminary Program

Click Here to view the Preliminary Program Check out the preliminary program to view the conference schedule and the speaker list.

Please continue to check the conference website for more information as this program will be updated frequently.
Conversations That Matter

The Annual Conference closing keynote speaker is Jessica Pettitt, a professional speaker, stand up comedian, and author of Good Enough Now.

Her closing keynote talk titled "Conversations That Matter," will help you have better conversations and fuller relationships with those around you. Jessica believes in the ability to communicate, listen and learn to maintain a welcoming and fun workplace environment.

Jessica earned the Certified Speaking Professional designation from the National Speakers Association (NSA), a designation held by fewer than 800 people worldwide.
Lear More about Education Rebroadcast Sessions from the 49th Annual Conference
Register for the next rebroadcast sessions from the 49th Annual Conference! Each session will hold live Q&A with the speakers and will award 1.00 Contact Hour. These sessions are FREE to members and non-members, but registration is required.

Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, 1:00 pm ET
Click Here to Register


Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2018, at 1:00 pm ET
Click Here to Register




Rebroadcast of sessions from the WOCN Society's 49th Annual Conference is supported by an educational grant from Hollister Incorporated. The WOCN Society does not endorse specific products and services.
Key Dates
 
Friday, Dec. 8, 2017,
11:00 am ET
 
Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018
Registration & Housing opens

June 3-6, 2018
Philly's Historic District
Click Here to Learn More About Philadelphia_s Historic District
Philadelphia's Historic District is the birthplace of the nation and the first World Heritage City in the United States.
 
Here you will find the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall, the Betsy Ross House, the Benjamin Franklin museum and many more historic essentials.
 
Plan your trip through Philadelphia's Historic District with a map of the official trail.
Become an Exhibitor
Click Here to Learn More about Exhibiting with the WOCN Society
The 50th Annual Conference exhibit hall is already 85% SOLD OUT. Meeting face-to-face with WOC nurses helps to market, sell, validate and generate feedback. Connect with as many as 1,000 nurses for four months surrounding the Annual Conference. Learn more about becoming an exhibitor. Secure your exhibit booth today!
Support Opportunities

Take the opportunity to reach WOC nurses before, during and after the Annual Conference.

View the list of available support opportunities to help your company achieve beneficial results.
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.

 

Copyright 2017 Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society™. All rights reserved.

The WOCN® Society is professionally managed by Association Headquarters, a charter accredited association management company.

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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