2019 North Central Region WOCN Fall Conference

October 18th and 19th, 2019

La Crosse, WI

Save the date. Agenda and registration coming soon at the end of March.


Questions about conference should be directed to the: registration@northcentralregion.org


September 21 Vendor Presentations:

3:00 PM Registration Opens

5:00 – 6 KCI Wound Symposia – VAC Veraflo education and dinner, free to attend, though must register (offering is non CE)

6:00 – 9 Vendor Presentations with hors d’oeuvres/cash bar


September 22 Educational Conference:

7:00 AM Registration opens

7:30-8:15 WOCN Membership Meeting with Full Breakfast (members only)

8:30-8:45 Welcome

8:45-9:45 Pearls for Wound Care Practice – Dot Weir, RN, CWON, CWS (W)

9:45-10:05 BREAK

10:05-11:05 Got Protein? Beef up your approach to nutrition and wound healing – Christina Megal, MSN, APNP, CWOCN, FNP-C (W)

11:05-12:05 Neuroarthropathy (Charcot Joint Disease) Andrew Elliot, DPM, JD and Devin Simonson, DPMm AACFAS (F, W)

12:05-1:00 LUNCH

1:00-2:00 Changing Concepts on Management of Pediatric Incontinence, UTI and Reflux – Pat McKenna, MD (C)

2:00-3:00 Neonatal Wound and Ostomy Management – Deanna Johnson, MA, APRN, NNP-BC, CWON (W,O)

3:00-3:20 BREAK

3:20-4:20 Closing Session: Just Flow with It – Collin Jarvis, Ostomate (O)

4:20-4:30 Closing remarks

Hotel Accommodations

Radisson Hotel

Address: 200 Second Street South, 200 Harborview Plaza, La Crosse, WI 54601

Phone: (608) 784-6680

Room Block held under North Central Region WOCN will be held until Monday, September 17th, 2019.

Hotel Reservation

This activity has been submitted to WNA CEAP for approval to award contact hours. Wisconsin Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Planning Committee:

Sonya Brickner-BSN, RN, CWOCN, CFCN, NCR Conference Nurse Planner

Fran Demo – BSN, RN, CWON

Cathy Wiebers BSN, RN, CWOCN

Linda McKenna, MSN, RN, CWOCN