Chronic wounds in the Pharmacy
This webinar will give an overview of chronic wounds, evidence based management and relevant resources for the pharmacy setting.
This will include a brief summary of NDIS, wound care and the contribution pharmacy could make to assist NDIS participants to access the wound care supports and products they need.
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RN MClinEd BN DipApSc MACN
Principal at The Wound Guy & Leg Club Associate Partner
Currently in private practice as ‘The Wound Guy’, Gary Bain provides education to medical, nursing, allied-health and product-industry personnel. He also provides clinical support to patients and their clinicians in the aged care, primary care and community sectors. The Wound Guy entity’s purpose is to enhance the well-being of individuals who experience a wound and to empower those who care for them.
Gary conducts his clinical practice at Mt Wilga Private Hospital (Rehabilitation), NSW and is a lecturer at Macquarie Univeristy’s Australian Lymphoedema Education, Research and Treatment (ALERT).
Gary completed his undergraduate training at Avondale College, obtaining a Diploma of Applied Science (Nursing). He obtained a Bachelor of Nursing through the University of Technology Sydney, combining this with a Burns and Plastics Nursing Certificate from the Royal North Shore & Concord Hospitals, completing his tertiary studies at the School of Medicine, University of NSW with a Masters Degree in ClinicalEducation.
RN MN (NP)
Nurse Practitioner Wound Management
Director at Wound Solutions Australia
Fleur Trezise was endorsed as a Nurse Practitioner in 2013 and has worked in wound management for over 25 years. She has broad clinical experience in managing both acute and chronic and complex wounds. Fleur is currently working for the Department of Veterans Affairs as a Nursing Advisor for wound management and has recently established her own business, Wound Solutions Australia; providing wound related education, consultation and clinical support to both the public and private sector.
Fleur is a long-term AWMA/Wounds Australia member and has advised on State and National wound bodies, serving as a member on a number of committees/boards relating to wound management and pressure injury prevention. She has presented at local, national and international conferences and provides wound related education to medical, nursing and allied health disciplines. She is passionate about working with people living with wounds to improve their quality of life and enabling others to deliver quality, evidence based wound management.