EWMA 2020, 18-19 Nov

Patient Involvement & Patient Safety

Objectives

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


Friday, 7 June 

14.15–15.30  

Room: A5


Chair

Sebastian Probst (CV)

Editor of the EWMA Journal

School of Health Sciences University of Applied Sciences and Arts

Geneva, Switzerland

 

 

Speakers

The way to triathlon without feet - patient involvement

Shahrzad Kiavash, SE

Speaker, Paralympic athlete, board member Sepsisfonden (Swedish Sepsis Foundation)


Person-centred care, what it is and what it can do

Axel Wolf, SE

Institutionen för vårdvetenskap och hälsa Sahlgrenska akademin vid Göteborgs Universitet & Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset/Område 2 AnOpIva


Patient involvement in care and support of it

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


Involvement of patients with Epidermolysis Bullosa in participatory research

Patricia Grocott, PhD, DipN, UK

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