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Wounds Canada’s spring conference is a two-day continuing education event designed to support health-care professionals who work with patients with wounds or who are at risk for developing wounds.

This year’s conference, called “Exploring Evidence in Wound Care” is being held at Thompson Rivers University Conference Centre, in Kamloops B.C., from May 12 – 13, 2017. Don’t miss it!

While we are in Kamloops we will also be offering the Changing Practice through Applied Knowledge workshop on May 10-11. Read through the options below before you register. If you attend both events you can save over $150 by registering for the Wounds Canada Boot Camp!

Option 1: 2017 Wounds Canada Spring Conference Kamloops

Exploring Evidence in Wound Care: Different Types of Evidence That Inform Optimum Care for Persons Living With or at Risk of Wounds. Two days of interactive learning, May 12-13, 2017.

Member price: $299 + GST / Non-member price: $325 +GST

Option 2: Pre-conference workshop: Changing Practice through Applied Knowledge workshop - Kamloops 2017

The workshop is a lively, interactive event facilitated by Canada’s leading wound-care specialists. The workshop on May 10-11, 2017 consists of two days of knowledge learning, discussion, team and community building as well as an exploration of available resources for improving your practice.

Registration price: $439 +GST

Option 3: Wounds Canada Boot Camp - Combined registration for Spring Conference Kamloops 2017 and Changing Practice through Applied Knowledge 2-day Workshop

The CAWC Boot Camp is 4 days of intensive wound care education! The Boot Camp includes registration to our 2-day Changing Practice workshop May 10-11, 2017 as well as the CAWC Spring Conference May 12-13, 2017. Registering for both events saves you over $80 off regular registration costs!

Registration price: $650 +GST

To register: Click here 

Conference Agenda

Please CLICK HERE to view the agenda in PDF format.

Abstract Submissions

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Important Dates

Please note, the call for abstracts is now closed.  Individuals who have submitted will receive notification of acceptance/rejection by March 10, 2017 (offers are valid for a two week period)

Where to Stay

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You have 3 options for your accommodations:

Ramada Inn - Kamloops

555 West Columbia Street, Kamloops, BC V2C 1K7
Room Rate: $110.00 plus applicable taxes
Toll free 1-800-663-2832 or local 250-374-0358

 CLICK HERE for the Ramada Inn Fact sheet

Best Western Plus Kamloops Hotel

660 Columbia Street West, Kamloops, BC V2C 1L1
Room Rate: $139.00 - $205.00 plus applicable taxes (depending on room type)
Toll free 1-888-302-7878 or local 250-374-7878

 CLICK HERE for the Best Western Plus Fact Sheet

Thompson Rivers University Residence*

950 McGill Road, Kamloops BC V2C 0E1
Two-Bedroom Suite $114.95 for single up to $134.95 for quad plus applicable taxes
Four-Bedroom Suite$169.95 plus applicable taxes
Executive Loft Suite$155.00 plus applicable taxes
250-852-6296 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
*Complimentary WiFi available in all rooms, private kitchenettes in 2-bedroom and 4-bedroom suites

 CLICK HERE for the TRU Residence Fact Sheet



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