EWMA 2019, 5-7 June

EWMA 2019: Patient Involvement & Patient Safety


After this keynote session participants are able to:

  • understand the meaning of “patient involvement”
  • value the psychosocial impact of chronic wounds on an individual
  • develop an individualized management plan within an interdisciplinary team
  • apply communication skills to transmit messages in difficult situations



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The way to triathlon without feet - patient involvement

Shahrzad Kiavash, SE


The patient experiences of being involved in health care

Inger Ekman, RN, PhD, FAAN, FESC, Sweden

Institute of Health and Care Sciences, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden


Topic to be announced

Helvi Kyngäs, Finland

Professor of Nursing Science and head of Research Unit of Nursing Science and Health Management, Oulu University, Finland.

Part-time nursing chief officer, University Hospital of Oulu, Finland


Patient involvement in EB patients

Patricia Grocott, PhD, DipN, UK

Professor of Nursing Technology and Innovation King’s College London. Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery & Palliative Care, UK