Medline Industries, Inc.  

Northfield,  IL 
United States
  • Booth: 742

Medline Industries, Inc., offers a variety of innovative products, programs and educational support in skin and wound care including the most advanced skin care lines, the widest variety of silver delivery, odor absorbing hydrocolloids, advanced native collagen and much more.

 Press Releases

  • In line with Medline’s focus on skin health, more than a dozen skin health clinical leaders will share insights on the latest wound care trends impacting WOC nurses during the company’s live, in-booth news show at this year’s WOCN Society’s 50th Annual Conference in Philadelphia.

    The news show experience called “The Pulse” will air live June 3 and June 4 at Medline’s booth 742. Attendees can hear from such experts as Dr. Joyce Black, professor in the College of Nursing at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and best known for her work with the National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP). As a national wound care expert, Dr. Black’s work to identify the problem of deep tissue pressure injury and clarify its definition helped lead her to receiving the NPUAP President’s Recognition Award.

    Additionally, Dr. Greg Schultz, Professor and Director of the Institute for Wound Research at the University of Florida and member of the Global Wound Biofilm Expert Panel, will speak to biofilm’s impact on wounds and strategy for implementing an effective biofilm wound care plan. Dr. Schultz has authored more than 300 scientific publications that have been cited more than 17,000 times.

    The complete lineup for “The Pulse” can be found below and at You can also catch the live YouTube stream at  for Monday’s broadcast and  for Tuesday’s show.

    For more information or to set up interviews with the skin health clinical leaders, contact Stacy Rubenstein at or (847) 949-2286.

    Sunday, June 3

    5:45 PM

    The Invention of PluroGel®

    George Rodeheaver, PhD

    6:00 PM

    Micronutrition of the Skin

    Joyce Black, PhD, RN, CWCN, FAAN

    6:15 PM

    Finding Your Passion for Wound Care

    Ruth A. Bryant, PhD, MS, RN, CWOCN

    6:30 PM

    Addressing the Challenges in Venous Leg Ulcer Treatment

    Mary Mahoney, MSN, RN, CWON, CFCN


    Care Coordination Across the Continuum

    Margaret Goldberg, MSN,RN, CWOCN

    7:00 PM

    Optifoam® Demo

    Patty Turner, BSN, RN, CWOCN, CWS

    7:15: PM

    Pressure Injury Prevention

    Valerie Kneece Harris, BSN, RN, CWOCN

    7:30 PM

    Role of WOC Nurse

    Janice Colwell RN, MS, CWOCN, FAAN

    Monday , June 4

    12:15 PM

    Clinical Experiences with PluroGel®

    Dot Weir, RN, CWON, CWS

    12:30 PM

    Biofilm Based Management of Care

    Greg Schultz, PhD

    12:45 PM

    Cyanoacrylates & Skin Protection

    Joyce Black PhD, RN, CWCN, FAAN

    1:00 PM

    PluroGel® in Canada: Patient Case Series

    Rosemary Hill, BSN CWOCN WOCC(C)

    1:15 PM

    Skin Champion Program

    Patty Turner, BSN, RN, CWOCN, CWS

    1:30 PM

    Precepting WOC Nurses in Today's Healthcare

    Jane Fellows, MSN, RN, CWOCN

    1:45 PM

    Remedy® Product Demo

    Brianna Letzter, Product Manager

    2:00 PM

    Benefits of Educational Packaging

    Dea Kent DNP, RN, NP-C, CWOCN

    2:15 PM

    Marathon® on Skin Tears

    Rosemary Hill BSN CWOCN WOCC(C)

    2:30 PM

    Clinical Experiences with Opticell®

    Naz Wahab, MD

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