Clinical Symposium on Advances in Skin & Wound Care

September 18-21, 2015

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

New Orleans, LA

Call for Poster Abstracts & Oral (15-minute) Abstracts


Sponsored by

Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Publisher of Advances in Skin & Wound Care journal


Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins announces the Clinical Symposium on Advances in Skin & Wound Care. The conference is an educational meeting and exposition for a multidisciplinary team of wound care clinicians across the continuum of care.

To submit a poster, you must first establish an account on our Poster Submission Site at Simply enter your first name, last name and preferred e-mail address in the fields on the “Create a New Account” section on the left hand side of the screen.  Once you’ve created an account, you may access it by entering the login ID and password on the right hand side of the screen.

Please note that this submission system is completely paperless. All communications concerning your proposal will come via e-mail from within the system. Before creating your account on our Poster Submission Site, we strongly urge that you send a test message to your e-mail account through this system. This will ensure that you don’t miss any important messages. Simply click on the “Test My E-mail Address” link that appears on the Poster Submission System Login page. 

Subject Matter

Poster submissions should contain subject matter of interest to wound care clinicians, including nurses, physicians, podiatrists, physical therapists, dietitians or research scientists involved in preventing wounds and/or caring for patients with wounds. Topics can include, but are not limited to clinical research, case studies, treatment modalities, wound classification, laboratory research, treatment protocols, education, HBO, and team building.

Proposals must include the following:

  • Abstract Title
  • 2-3 behavioral objectives
  • Abstract – 250 word limit
  • Recent references/supporting research (dated from 2005 to 2015)
  • Biographical information for all presenters

Submission Address

Due Date

All submissions must be entered online on or before July 10, 2015.


The Poster Review Committee will review all poster submissions. You’ll receive notification of acceptance or rejection via email by August 10, 2015.

One prize will be awarded in each of the following categories:

  • Original Investigations
  • Case Studies/Series
  • HBO
  • Education/Systems/Other

Five oral abstracts will be chosen for inclusion in the main conference; each will be a 10-minute presentation plus a 5-minute Q&A session.

By submitting your abstract, you authorize Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins to use your abstract in print and electronic media.

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