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Education Event Archive

Friday 28 October 2016
Recognising and treating ischemia in Wounds
Presenter: Mr Mark Hamilton, Vascular Surgical Consultant RDH

Friday 8 April 2016
Advancements in Technology related to Wound Management

Thursday 30 July 2015
Managing Oedema and wound care implications
Thursday 26 March 2015
Back to Basics in wound care

Friday 28 November 2014
(AWMA NT) had an in-service on 28 November tiiled ‘Stomas, pegs, gastrostomy and wound drains, tubes and other things that leak that shouldn’t’.  This was presented by Donna Fisher (Stomal therapist in Royal Darwin Hospital). We had a good turnout, of various specialities, like dieticians, student nurses and registered nurses, staff from Aged care facilities. The session was also interactive and required brain storming session in small groups.
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Friday 15 August 2014
Margo Asimus (Interstate Nurse Practitioner and AWMA National President) presentation : Managing venous leg ulcers – Tips and tricks on diagnosing and treating venous leg ulcers. Including an update on current national venous leg ulcer guidelines. At the Royal Darwin Hospital Auditorium.

AWMA(NT) Education Session

Friday 15 August 2014
AWMA(NT) Education Session
Royal Darwin Hospital Auditorium
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Friday 28 March 2014
Managing Infections in the Tropics chaired by
Jenni Byrnes, Wound Management, Nurse Practitioner.
The session took place on 28 March 2014 in the Auditorium of the Royal Darwin Hospital. The Annual General meeting took place afterwards.

Friday 6 Sept 2013
Bioburden Based Wound Management
The education session on Bio-burden Base Wound Management took place in Darwin on 6 September presented by Terry Swanson, Nurse Practitioner Wound Management from Warrnambool Hospital in Victoria and Chair for International Wound Infection

Friday 15th March 2013
Skin Tear Management was presented by Guest Speaker; Tabatha Rando (Clinical Nurse Consultant RDNS Adelaide, MNP, GradDipCHN, STN, Dip Frontline Mgt, RN, MRCNA (Aust). During which we learnt about catergorising skin tear and the current management of them.
STAR Skin Tear Classification System ROYAL DARWN HOSPITAL

Friday 7 September 2012
Remembering the Patient Wound Assessment and Management. By Interstate Presenter; Dr. Kerry Reid-Searl (PhD, RN, RM, MClin. Ed, MRCNA, FCN)

Friday 30 March 2012
Lymphodema Mangagement for effectinve healing by Shirley Preston, Occupational Therapist – Total Health and Rehab. Royal Darwin Hospital.

Friday 28 October 2011
Pharmacological Implications in Wound Healing. By Geoff Sussman, OAM, Faculty of Medical and Health Science, University of Auckland New Zealand, Faculty of Medicine, Monash University, Victoria. Consultant Wound Clinic, Austin Hospital Victoria.

Friday 1 September 2011
Mechanic of foot and Offloading (including case studies) By Senior Prosthetist & Orthotist, Thomas Berhane assisted by Liz Watkins A/CNS High Risk Foot Service, Royal Darwin Hospital.

Friday 24 June 2011
Fireworks – Burns, Wounds and Scars by Burns Team; Wound Therapist and Occupational Therapy Team, Royal Darwin Hospital.

Friday 16 April 2010
Pressure Ulcer Prevention by Deidre Widdal (Clinical Nurse Educator) and Carmen Leek (Spinal Nurse Specialist) Darwin.

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