Pre-conference Workshops

Wound Management


Workshop Facilitators

DR. HASSAN YOUSEFConsultant, Family Medicine - PHCC
DR. MOHAMED HASHIMConsultant, Family Medicine - PHCC

Date & Time

Wednesday 19, February 2020 from 4 PM to 8 PM.


Salwa Hall 1


This 3-hour Wound Management workshop is designed as a basic course for Primary Care Physicians and Nurses.

Topics of wound management in primary care includes:

1. Basic wound healing physiology.

2. Assessment of wound

3. Indications of sutures, tissue glue and skin closure.

4. Different Types of dressings and how to choose the appropriate one.

5. Updates in antibiotics use and tetanus prophylaxis in wound management

The learning atmosphere will be informal and participants will have ample opportunity to discuss points of particular interest together with hands-on opportunity.

At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to demonstrate the correct wound management techniques and appreciate the theoretical and practical knowledge of Wound management performed in primary care.

Methods: Mini-lecture including Multimedia presentations, Hands-on training, and general discussion.

Target Audience

Health Care Executives & Administrators, Physicians, Nurses, Dentists, Pharmacist, .., etc