Wound Management and Suturing Workshop ~ December 13, 2022

Wound Management and Suturing Workshop


Date:   December 13, 2022         Time:  5:30-8:30 PM
Location:  Monmouth University – Monmouth Corporate Park
Fee: $95      MU Alumni and Preceptors $85      3.0 Contact Hours for Nurses will be provided
A light dinner is included in the program fee

This course is designed to provide the Advanced Practice Nurse or Healthcare provider hands-on instruction in wound closure skills. The instructor will focus on factors affecting wound healing, selection of wound closure devices, wound aftercare, CDC tetanus guidelines, suture removal guidelines and pitfalls, and special considerations in wound closure.

Key topic areas include:  

  • Principles of wound assessment and closure 
  • Wound closure techniques
  • The use of local anesthesia in wound closure
  • Guidelines for the use of tissue adhesive
  • Review of prophylactic pharmaceutical treatment
  • Factors effecting wound healing and follow up care of the wound

Learning Outcome: Upon conclusion of this program participants will apply the knowledge gained in the assessment and management of wounds.

Presenter: Rose Knapp, DNP, RN, APN-C Associate Professor, Graduate Faculty - Marjorie K. Unterberg School of Nursing and Health Studies.  Specializing in Urgent Care, Emergency Care and Primary Care.  

Successful Completion:  Participants will attend 95% of the program, and complete an online evaluation to receive contact hours. Planners, content experts and speakers have declared no conflict of interest. There is no commercial support for this activity.

The Marjorie K. Unterberg School of Nursing and Health Studies at Monmouth University is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation Provider Number: P242-10/21-24

Prices range from 85.00 to 95.00 (price depends on options selected)