Time & Location
Oct 17, 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. EDT
About the event
Join us on October 17th to learn more addressing SSI risk factors with Plus Antibacterial Sutures and about addressing surgical bleeding situations with adjunctive hemostats.
Addressing SSI risk factors with Antibacterial Sutures
Dr. Liza Ovington (PhD, FACCWS, MWC) will present on the science supporting Ethicon Plus Antibacterial Sutures and the role they play in SSI reduction. Dr. Ovington holds a PhD in Organic Chemistry from Duke University. She is board certified in wound care by the American Board of Wound Management and is a Fellow of the American College of Clinical Wound Specialists. She also holds a certification in medical writing from the American Medical Writers Association.
Bio surgery (Hemostasis Optimization Program)
Dr. Grayson Wheatley, will present on the science supporting Ethicon Biosurgery product solutions and the role they play in in the management of different bleeding situations. Dr. Wheatley is an internationally renowned specialist in Aortic Surgery and Endovascular Aortic Repair, Dr. Grayson Wheatley is an expert in the management of Aortic dissections and aneurysms. He is a highly experienced, Board-certified heart surgeon who is committed to offering patients advanced open surgical and innovative endovascular treatments of complex aortic diseases including aortic aneurysms, aortic dissections, pseudoaneurysms of the aorta, intramural hematomas of the aorta, aortic coarctation and penetrating aortic ulcers. He is also involved in transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) procedures.
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