April 13-15, 2019

Hotel Intercontinental - Jeddah

Dear Colleagues

It is a great pleasure and an honour to extend to you a warm invitation to attend the Saudi International Wound Care Conference (SIWCC 2019) scheduled to take place from April 13-15, 2019 in, Jeddah. Saudi Arabia.

The conference is organized by the Saudi Scientific Association of Plastic Surgery and Burns (SSAPSB) in collaboration with international associations.

The theme of this year’s meeting is “Art of wound healing ” which will provide an international platform for discussion of present and future challenges in wound care management expertise meeting through a variety of state-of-the-art sessions, keynote lectures, workshops and sessions including poster presentations.

The conference theme will underpin the need for collaboration and cooperation of individuals from a wide range of professional backgrounds and has invited prominent speakers to speak about various contemporary topics on wound care management as well as renowned speakers to present the latest clinical expertise. We welcome opportunities to work with industry on delivering other novel, exciting, engaging partnership activity throughout the whole year. This event will be hosted in Jeddah, the most beautiful city on Red Sea cost and the second largest city in the kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Here you can find a unique flavor of Culture, Art, Food and Coffee shops. We are sure you will enjoy your stay with us in April 2019 and we are looking forward to meet you then.

On behalf of SSAPSB, I would be delighted to host you at this prestigious and influential event.


Dr. Mahmoud Fakiha
President of the Saudi International Wound Care Conference (SIWCC 2019)
Vice President of the Saudi Scientific Association of Plastic Surgery and Burns (SSAPSB)
Assistant professor of Plastic Surgery

Who can participate?

  • Consultanats
  • Specialist Nurses
  • Registered Nurses in Wound Care
  • Plastic Surgeons
  • Vascular & General Surgeons
  • Internal Medicine Specialist / Internists
  • Dermatologists

Check our Scientific Schedule

  • Workshop13/04/2019
  • Sunday14/04/2019
  • Monday15/04/2019
07:30 - 08:30

Registration

08:30 - 09:00

Opening Ceremony

Opening Ceremony


8:30 – 8:40

SIWCC President Opening Remarks

Opening Remarks by the president of SIWCC 2019


Dr. Mahmoud Fakiha
08:40 - 08:50

President of SSAPBS Opening Remarks

President of SSAPBS Opening Remarks


8:50 – 9:00

H.E Dean of Faculty of Medicine Opening Remarks

H.E Dean of Faculty of Medicine Opening Remarks


Session I A: Burn and burn related care


9:00 – 9:20

Keynote Lecture: The management of acute facial burn


Shailesh Ranade
Speaker
9:20 – 9:40

Keynote Lecture: Tissue Expansions: Techniques and indication.


Guy Magalon
Speaker
9:40 – 10:00

Keynote Lecture: Faster Healing, Reduction in scarring and avoidance of surgery in burn patient


Sara Pape
Speaker
10:00 – 10:20

Discussion


Discussion
10:20 – 10:40

Coffee Break


Coffee Break

Session I B: Burn and burn related care


10:40 – 10:50

Burn Injury - A wound susceptible to infection: Results of Randomised controlled trial comparing two wound dressing


Andrezj Piatwoski
Speaker
10:50 – 11:00

Evaluation and management of the burn wounds


Mohammed Helal
Speaker
11:00 – 11:10

Perforator Propellar Flap in burn patient


Magdy Abdelmoktader
Speaker
11:10 – 11:20

Functional Restoration of post bur mutilated limbs: Tips for better outcome


Khaled Nwair
Speaker
11:20 – 11:30

The quality of medical care of burn patient with Rehabilitation


Ahmad Barhameen
Speaker
11:30 – 11:40

Burn in Elderly Patient


Sara Pape
Speaker
11:40 – 11:50

Role of skin Substitute in Wound Management


Shailesh Ranade
Speaker
11:50 – 12:00

The adjunctive Role of NPWT in reconstruction


Jioon Po Hong
Speaker
12:00 – 12:10

Novel management of complex defect with VAC therapy


Marwan Alzaroni
Speaker
12:10 – 12:30

Discussion


Discussion
12:30 – 13:30

Lunch


Lunch

Session II: Wound management in War


13:30 – 13:40

Practice of Plastic Surgery in the battle field trauma and wounds management


Muhannad Alharbi
Speaker
13:40 – 13:50

Plastic Surgery challenge in war wound management


Atef Emam
Speaker
13:50 – 14:00

Plastic surgery management of blast injury in KFAFH


Mohammed Almorsi
Speaker
14:00 – 14:10

Battlefield injuries of limbs: Description and management


Jamal Eldeib
Speaker
14:10 – 14:30

Discussion


Discussion

Session III: Pressure Sore


14:30 – 14:50

Key note Lecture: Pressure Ulcer prevention in ICU.


Gulnaz Tariq
Speaker
14:50 – 15:00

RCT comparing collagen and foam dressings in pressure ulcer


Andrezj Piatwoski
Speaker
15:00 – 15:10

Development of an interdisciplinary healthcare team for pressure injury management


Abdullah Alshaikhi
Speaker
15:10 – 15:20

The challenges in preventing pressure ulcers: what opportunities?


Sara Sandroni
Speaker
15:30 – 15:40

Management of complex wound


Taimoor Albelushi
Speaker
15:40 – 15:50

Discussion


Discussion
15:50 – 16:10

Coffee Break


Coffee Break

Session VI: Wound education, medico-legal aspect and the role of patient Safety


16:10 – 16:25

Medico-legal aspect of Wound


Khalid Mattar
Speaker
16:25 – 16:40

Patient Safety and Wound infection


Abdulelah Hawsawi
Speaker
16:40 – 16:55

Role of education in wound care


Gulnaz Tarik
Speaker
16:55 – 17:10

Moral Wounds, the root cause to Burnout


Basem Jamal
Speaker
17:20 – 17:30

Discussion


Discussion

Session V a : Diabetic Foot and Vascular related wounds Lower limb wounds


8:00 – 8:20

Keynote Lecture: the role of microsurgery in salvation of diabetic foot


Jioon Po Hong
Speaker
8:20 – 8:40

Keynote Lecture: Treatment of diabetic foot ulcer: Is lipografting an alternative to the coverage with flap


Norbert Pallua
Speaker
8:40 – 9:00

Use of bilayer matrix for wound coverage with diabetic foot


Suhail Masade
Speaker
9:00 – 9:10

Discussion


Discussion

Session V: Infection


9:10 – 9:20

The role of perforator flaps to heal chronic osteomyelitis


Jioon Po Hong
Speaker
9:20 – 9:30

Surgical site infection


Tarik Madani
Speaker
9:30 – 9:40

Gap in understanding Hidradenitis Suppurativa


Maysaa Ashmawi
Speaker
9:40 – 9:50

Microbial biofilm and persistent prospective


Maher Alahmadi
Speaker
9:50 – 10:00

Biofilm in diabetic foot: an added Challenge


Maram Alkhateeb
Speaker
10:00 – 10:20

Discussion


Discussion
10:20 – 10:40

Coffee Break


Coffee Break

Session V b : Diabetic Foot and Vascular related wounds


10:40 – 10:50

The role of human amniotic membrane in management of Diabetic foot ulcer


Nashaat Ghandoura
Speaker
10:50 – 11:00

Wins and losses of diabetic foot salvage


Khalid Edrees
Speaker
11:00 – 11:10

Healing hard to heal DFU by ADM


Tauqeer Malik
Speaker
11:00 – 11:10

Healing hard to heal DFU by ADM


Tauqeer Malik
Speaker
11:10 – 11:20

Surgical offloading of diabetic foot wounds


Hani Badahdah
Speaker
11:20 – 11:30

Treatment modalities and complications of charcoat foot and ankle


Ali Alamoudi
Speaker
11:30 – 11:40

Reversed sural flap for foot and and ankle soft tissues reconstruction


Mahmoud Ali
Speaker
11:40 – 11:50

Reconstruction techniques in pedal amputation


Suhail Masade
Speaker
11:50 – 12:00

Current status of Venous ulcer management


Wesaam Abuzenadah
Speaker
12:00 – 12:10

Compliance with Wound care staff guidelines


Mousa Asiri
Speaker
12:10 – 12:30

Discussion


Discussion
12:30 – 13:30

Lunch


Lunch
13:30 – 14:30

Complex Wound : Ask the Panelist


Session VI: Regenerative Surgery & Miscellaneous wounds


14:30 – 14:50

Key note Lecture - EPC in plastic Surgery : Basics in Regenerative surgery


Andrezj Piatwoski
Speaker
14:50 – 15:00

Recent Advanced in management of abnormal scar


Sabah Moshref
Speaker
15:00 – 15:10

Microfat, Nanofat and PRP in wound healing


Guy Magalon
Speaker
15:10 – 15:20

Approach to wound management: Regenerative Vs Reconstructive Methods


Ziyad Alharbi
Speaker
15:20 – 15:40

Discussion


Discussion
15:40 – 16:00

Coffee Break


Coffee Break

Session VII: Wound Research


16:00 – 16:10

Application of negative pressure therapy on skin grafts after soft tissue reconstruction : a prospective cohort study at KAMC


Bayan Alsharif
Speaker
16:10 – 16:20

Testing efficacy of pressure injury prevention bundle in improving the skin integrity in ICU patient


Nahla Tayyib
Speaker
16:20 – 16:30

Comparative study of an enzyme alginogel versus silver sulphadiazine in the treatment of deep partial thickness pediatric burn


Ahmed Mohammed
Speaker
16:30 – 16:40

A comparison between the clinical effectiveness of collagen wound dressing and self adaptive Wound dressing in treating pressure ulcer


Ghassan Watfa
Speaker
16:40 – 16:50

Effectiveness of caregiver oriented transitional care program in promoting preparedness of caregivers for home care of burn patients


Jun Jun Dualan
Speaker
16:50 – 17:00

A breakthrough in the management of neuro-ischemic diabetic foot ulcer.


Emilio Galea
Speaker
17:00 – 17:10

The effect of educational program on nurses knowledge about pressure ulcer in hospital setting


Abdulaziz Bin Kana
Speaker
17:10 – 17:20

A summary of the finding on the prevention of pressure sore injury obtained from a pilot study


Marketa Koutna
Speaker
17:20 – 17:30

Discussion


Discussion
17:30

Closing Remarks


Closing Remarks

Pre-Conference Workshops
13-April-2018


09:00 - 10:30

Burn Management Made Easy

09:00 - 11:00

Delicate Debridement of Critical Anatomic Regions

  • 1. Learn how to preserve the viable tissue.
  • 2. Learn how to mix minimize blood loss.

Dr. Ayman Helmi
Instructors
09:00 - 12:00

Interpretation of wounds from a Forensic Medicine perspective

  • 1. Definition of wounds
  • 2. Types of wounds
  • 3. Characteristics features of each type of wounds
  • 4. Relation between some crimes and some types of wounds
  • 5. Estimation of date of wound occurrence
  • 6. Factors affecting the wounds
  • 7. Firearm wounds
  • 8. Entrance and exit wounds
  • 9. Some characteristic shape of the firearm wounds in some certain cases

Dr. Khalid Mattar
Instructors
09:00 - 13:00

Art of Pressure Wound Debridement

  • 1. Recognition of different types of debridement.
  • 2. Understanding the importance of tissue bed preparation for debridement.
  • 3. Knowing the effectivity of sharp/surgical debridement in pressure injury healing.

Ms. Bakriah Al-rashidi & Dr. Hossam Ammar
Instructors
09:00 - 13:00

Basic Surgical Technique Workshop

  • 1. Describe different suture materials and instruments
  • 2. Hands on suturing techniques
    • a. Simple interrupted suturing
    • b. Continuous suturing
    • c. Mattress suturing
    • d. Subcuticular suturing

Dr. Hattan Aljaaly, Dr. HUSAM Ammar & Dr. Abdulla Bamashmoos
Instructors
11:00 - 12:00

Diabetic Foot Examination & Assessment

  • 1. Knowing the full examination and assessment of diabetic foot.
  • 2. How to categorize diabetic foot.
  • 3. Knowing the different offloading modalities of Diabetic foot ulcer.

Dr. Hani Badahdah & Dr. Khalid Edrees
Instructors
11:30 - 12:30

NPWT Application in Wound Care

  • 1. Demonstrate the safe application of NPWT.
  • 2. Select appropriate wounds for NPWT.
  • 3. Be proficient in dressing challenging wounds and anatomically difficult areas.
  • 4. Demonstrate ability to troubleshoot and effectively use the Negative Pressure Therapy devices
  • 5. Select the appropriate Negative Wound Therapy dressings and adjunct dressings
  • 6. Be familiar with supporting materials and tools available that identify recommended practice based on clinical evidence

Dr. Hani Badahdah & Ms. Bakriah
Instructors
13:00 - 15:00

Offloading Modalities of Diabetic Ulcer

will update this section shortly


Dr. Hani Badahdah & Dr. Khalid Edrees
Instructors
13:00 - 18:00

Pricepels of Rehabilitation Care for Burned Patients

Objectives

  • 1. Discuss the prevalence of burns and role of rehabilitation in burn management.
  • 2. Summarize the types of burns, issues in burn assessment and rehabilitation intervention options.
  • 3. Describe the principles of rehabilitation techniques that help regaining movement, strength and function.
  • 4. Demonstrate different kind of positioning with special devices in bed and chair.
  • 5. Explain strategies of improving exercise tolerance for burned patients.

Dr. Ahmed Barhameen
Instructor
13:30 - 14:30

Dressing Selection

  • 1. Identification of the best practice for dressing selection.
  • 2. Differentiate between the different types of dressing.

Dr. Hani Badahdah & Ms. Bakriah
Instructors
14:00 - 15:00

How to plan educational activities for clinicians who treat burns

  • 1. Analyse learning needs for potential students
  • 2. Write learning objectives for any given teaching activity
  • 3. Identify the most appropriate educational strategy for delivery of the learning

Dr. Sara Pape
Instructors
14:00 - 16:00

Stoma Care

  • 1. Teaching the theoretical and practical knowledge so attendees feel comfortable and competent working around a stoma.
  • 2. Teaching the correct technique and methods of changing a stoma bag
  • 3. Teaching the importance of maintaining effective infection control and the underpinning of privacy, dignity and respect for the service user.

Ms. Eseia & Ms. Bakriah
Instructors
15:00 - 16:00

Pressure Ulcer Positioning

  • 1. Role of Occupational Therapy
  • 2. Assessment
  • 3. Intervation
    • 1. Patient can Do/ Patient's involments
    • 2. Modification to wheelchair
    • 3. Pressure Relief Program/ Positioning
    • 4. Pressure-relieving accessories/equipments

Mrs. Mary Melle & Dr. Rawabi Jamalallail
Instructors
15:30 - 17:30

Art of Dressing for Non-Surgeons

  • 1. Distinguishing between various types of look alike Dressings !
  • 2. Safe application of dressings to Hand / Finger or extremities in general
  • 3. How to do dressing to the Face and Head area

Dr. Badr Abdulrauf
Instructors

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Exhibitors

Collaborative Associations

Ministry of Health

Emirates Plastic Surgery Society

King Abdulaziz University

Saudi Nursing Society

Saudi Patient Safety Center

Saudi General Surgery Society

American Microsurgical Orthoplastic Society

JMDC

The International Inter-professional Wound care group (IIWCG)

Saudi Vascular Organisation

About Jeddah

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