14th Annual Wound Care Conference

Friday, March 31 & Saturday, April 1, 2017

Due to website constraints, we are unable to post the presentation documents. However, conference attendees will receive an email (or several) with the presentations attached to the email. Please check your Junk Folder.

Idaho State University
Bennion Student Union
1784 Science Center Dr
Idaho Falls

CEUs will be offered for criteria-meeting lectures.


Friday, March 31

11:00am-12:00pm Vendor Fair
Lunch, beverage service
12:00pm-12:15pm Welcome
12:15pm-1:15pm Ostomy Workshop
Lyric Smith, RN, BSN, CWOCN, CFCN
1:15pm-2:15pm Dressing Selection Workshop
2:15pm-3:00pm Vendor Fair
Snack, beverage service
3:00pm-4:00pm Compression Wrap/Stockings Workshop
What's all the swelling about?
Dr. Tony Quinton, DPM, FAPWCA, CWSP
Tim Schwartz, MPT, CWS
4:00pm-5:00pm Negative Pressure Workshop and Wound Measuring
Cindy Bryce RN, CWON
Tracy Odekirk RN, CWON
5:00pm-5:30pm Dinner service (OSIRIS sponsored)
5:30pm-6:30pm Everest ER
Dr. Eric Johnson
6:30pm-6:45pm Wrap up and evaluations

Saturday, April 1

7:00am-8:00am Registration
Vendor Fair
Breakfast, beverage service
8:00am-8:15am Welcome
8:15am-9:15am Breakfast Symposium--KCI Sponsored
Economics for Healthcare and Reimbursement for Disposable Negative Pressure
Margaret Ann Halstead, BS
9:15am-10:45am Infrapedal Reverse Vascularization
Dr. J. Fritz Schmutz
10:45am-11:45am Vendor fair, lunch service
11:45am-12:45pm Lunch Symposium--Apria Healthcare/Molnlykce Sponsored
Pain in Wound Care Management
Janet Peterson RN
12:45pm-2:00pm To Stem or Not to Stem
Dr. Eric Johnson
2:00pm-2:15pm Stretch, snack, beverage service
2:15pm-3:30pm Interesting Cases
Dr. Brian Bruggeman
3:30pm-4:45pm Fournier's Gangrene
Dr. Michael Lemon
4:45pm-5:00pm Wrap up and evaluations

Hotel Information

Hilton Garden Inn

Cost: $99/Night (Discounted rate available through March 9)
Phone: (208) 522-9500

Visit Hilton Garden Inn Online

Fairbridge Inn & Suites

Cost: $59.99 + tax/Night (Discounted rate available through April 1)
Phone: (208) 523-6260

Le Ritz Hotel & Suites

Cost: $79/Night (Discounted rate available through March 29)
Phone: (208) 528-0880

Residence Inn

Cost: $119/Night (Discounted rate available through March 18)
Phone: (208) 542-0000