National Hybrid Conference, October 17-19, 2024

Wounds Canada is excited to offer our National Hybrid Conference at the RBC Place in London, Ontario this year from October 17-19, 2024. Three days with multiple streams of wound care education are offered for in-person attendees while three days of the plenary sessions of wound care education will be available for virtual attendees.

Introducing this year’s Co-Chairs:

Robyn Evans, BSc, MD, CCFP, FCFP

Anne Shantz, RN, BScN, MClScWH, NSWOC

Wounds Canada's National Hybrid Conference is the largest wound-related event in Canada, bringing together health-care professionals, educators and key opinion leaders for both in person and in a virtual gathering. This continuing education event is designed to support health-care professionals who work with patients with wounds or who are at risk for developing wounds.

Mark your calendars from October 17-19, 2024 to continue your educational journey in wound care!

Registration Fees

Take advantage of our in-person EARLY BIRD FEES until JUNE 30, 2024!

Click the buttons below to learn about the available registration packages. All fees are in Canadian dollars and are subject to 13% HST.

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Virtual Conference Registration

In-person London Conference Registration

Hotel Accommodations

View Sponsored Agenda (click here)

Conference Agenda 

All session times are shown in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)

Come back soon to view the agenda!

Scientific Planning Committee

Co-Chair: Robyn Evans, BSc, MD, CCFP, FCFP

Co-Chair: Anne Shantz, RN, BScN, MClScWH, NSWOC

Helen Arputhanathan, MSc Wound Care (Australia), BScN, RN, IIWCC, NSWOC, WOCC(C)

Irmajean Bajnok, RN, BScN, MScN, PhD, FCAN, FAAN

Virginie Blanchette, BSc, MSc, DPM, PhD

Sheena Fortuna, RN

Rosemary Hill, BSN, CWOCN, NSWOC, WOCC(C)

Amanda Mayo, MD, MHSc, FRCPC, BSc

Jane McSwiggan, MSc, OT Reg.(MB), IIWCC

Douglas Queen, BSc, PhD, MBA

Graham Roche-Nagle, MD, MBA, MMEd, FRCSI, EBSQ-VASC, DFSVS

Marlene Varga, RN, BScN, MSc, IIWCC

Why Attend

This is your opportunity to engage in discussions, participate in educational sessions,  and stay current with the latest information in wound prevention and management. Network with your colleagues and meet with new peers who are passionage about wound care!

  • Participate in the polling questions and Q&A.
  • Learn about the latest wound-related research in the virtual and in-person Poster Hall.
  • Connect with the exhibitors in the exhibit hall to learn about the newest dressings, tools, and resources in wound care
  • Download your personal swag bag complete with resources to grow your wound care knowledge
  • Attend our Sponsors Showcase Day on Thursday, October 17th, 2024, with sessions and extended exhibit times to feature the latest research, wound care products, services, and technology.
  • Join us at this dynamic wound-related conference either on your laptop, tablet, or mobile phone or in person in London, Ontario!
  • For in-person attendees, attend our special social event to meet and mingle on Friday, October 18th.
  • Our on-demand session recordings will be available until January 31, 2025!


Conference Testimonials

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, you will need to register.
Select the registration type you wish to register for in the drop-down menu at the top of the registration form. Credit card payment is required.
Whether you choose in-person or virtual registration, you will have access to on-demand presentation viewings until January 31, 2025.
See Registration Fees section above for a description of all the registration options and prices available.
Visit  starting October 17, 2024, and click on Login. Enter the email address you used to register for the event. No password is required!
The event will remain open 24/7 until January 31, 2025. You can attend whenever it is convenient until the end of January to view the on-demand sessions.
The National Hybrid Conference is being held at the RBC Place in London from October 17-19, 2023. You may attend in-person or virtually from your desktop, laptop, tablet or mobile device.
Yes. We will have a swag bag available for you by logging in to our conference platform. You will be able to add documents from any of the exhibitors. You may email them to yourself or share them with colleagues and friends by simply entering their email.
Absolutely. We are counting on you to invite others! Help us spread the word. You can simply share the link to this page, and they can register at their convenience.
You will need access to the Internet and have Zoom available on your device, which is very easy to install.
Contact a vFairs IT representative who will be happy to assist you! Click on the Support chat tab for help with the site or contact Wounds Canada at for additional information about our 2024 events.

DISCLAIMER: As a participant to this virtual conference, you acknowledge and agree that Wounds Canada does not endorse the information, products or services shared by presenters and sponsors. Health-care recommendations are strictly for discussion purposes and individuals should seek consultation with their respective health-care professionals. Wounds Canada has the right to make changes to the agenda, presenters, and schedules without further notice.