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RNAO Wound Care Institute – funding opportunities available

March 1, 2015

March 1-6, 2015

Championing Wound Care Best Practices in Primary Care
Professional Development Opportunity

RNAO Best Practices in Wound Care Institute: Minding the Gap

Registered Nurses and Registered Practical Nurses in clinical leadership positions in primary care are invited to apply for funding to attend the RNAO Wound Care Institute in Hilton Hotel Niagara Falls, Niagara Falls, ON

This institute provides opportunities to learn about the best practices in wound care through interactive dialogue with experts, case studies, demonstrations and hands-on application labs. This Institute includes Foundational and Advanced Streams.

Foundational Stream
Sunday, March 1, 2015 – Friday, March 6, 2015
Builds on clinical expertise using best practice guidelines related to wound care

Advanced Stream
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 – Friday, March 6, 2015
Focuses on leadership capacity in wound care best practice guideline implementation and evaluation for participants with wound care experience or previous RNAO wound care institute attendees

Closing Date for Funding Applications: Monday February 9, 2015 by 12 noon EST

Funding covers all expenses, including registration and travel. The Wound Care Institute is a residential learning opportunity with a mission to reduce the physiological, psychological, and the fiscal burden of wounds throughout Ontario by building clinical expertise using best practice guidelines (BPG) related to wound care.

NOTE: Submission of an application does not confirm registration or participation. 

Please fully complete the application online here: https://survey.rnao.ca/WCI_Funding_2015 by Monday February 9, 2015 by 12 noon EST to be considered.

Space is limited. 
All applications are subject to review. 

Successful applicants will be notified via e-mail by Friday February 13, 2015.