Ostomy Education Conference
Online registration is now closed, but you can still attend! Simply email the following information to: email@example.com
Type of Ostomy, if applicable
Name of your Support Group, if applicable
Lunch choice will default to turkey
Bring a check payable to OAGC in the correct mount. $25/patient; $20/spouse, family, other. Children under 12 are free, but we still need the above information.
This will help us tremendously, rather than simply walking in. Thanks!
Saturday, November 5, 2016
REGIONAL OSTOMY EDUCATION CONFERENCE
Presented by the Ostomy Association of Greater Chicago and Hollister, Inc.
The Double Tree Hotel
75 W. Algonquin Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Arlington Heights Rd exit off I-90
You will not want to miss this opportunity to learn all about ostomies, focusing on both medical and lifestyle issues.
Additional sponsorship provided by Coloplast, Shield Healthcare, Fortis MP, Abbvie, Convatec, MPM Medical, Mark Drug
Dr. Marc Singer, Colon and Rectal Surgeon Dr. Omar Khan, Gastroenterologist
Dr. Leslie Deane, Urologist Ms.Jan Colwell, CWOCN, APN
Dr. Tiffany Taft, Psychologist Ms. Stephanie Horgan, Clinical Social Worker
Ms. Kesuri Sethuraman, Physical Therapist Laura Cox, Ostomy Lifestyle
Lynette Becker, Nutrition Sessions for family/spouses
Organized and staffed by Carol Stanley, CWOCN
If you would like to make an appointment for the Stoma Clinic (highly recommended!) please call 847-618-4968. Mention the Nov. 5th Regional Ostomy Conference.
Be sure to bring an appliance change with you.
The appointment phone line is generously provided by Northwest Community Hospital.
A Vendor Fair will feature Manufacturers, Distributors and Healthcare Providers, as well as patient Education and Support information. Exhibitors include Hollister, Coloplast, Shield Healthcare, Fortis Medical, Abbvie, Convatec, OstoMy Secrets, MPM Medical, Mark Drug, Byram Healthcare, Stoma Cloak, C&S Pouch Covers, UOAA, FOW, Youth Rally, CCFA.
8:00am – Check-in/Continental Breakfast (sponsored by Fortis, Shield Healthcare)
8:00am – 4:00pm – Vendor Fair
9:00am – 5:00pm – Sessions with lunch break (sponsored by Coloplast)
9:00am – 4:00pm – Stoma Clinic
5:00pm – 8:00pm – Casual Hawaiian Pa’ina (party) (Sponsored by Convatec)
with Pu Pu’s (light bites, pun intended!)
Registration cost is $25/patient; $20/spouse, family; children under 12 are free.
If any attendee wants to stay over night, in addition to the Double Tree, there are a variety of options: Courtyard (right across the street), Red Roof Inn and Motel 6 on Algonquin Rd; Holiday Inn Express, Wingate by Wyndham and Comfort Inn on Arlington Heights Rd.