- PLATINUM SPONSOR
Booths 19 - 22
Smith & Nephew believe it is time to reduce the human and economic cost of wounds. We deliver the most advanced and complete wound management solutions in exudate management, barrier protection and infection management resulting in improved quality of life for the thousands of people impacted by wounds.
In developing innovative responses to wound care problems, we seek imaginative solutions that improve wound outcomes for patients and at the same time conserve resources for healthcare systems.
An understanding of our philosophy of innovation and support by those in acute hospitals, community and aged care settings is demonstrated in their ongoing involvement with Smith & Nephew as their wound management solutions partner.
Smith & Nephew: For patients. For budgets. For today.
- GOLD & SPEAKER SPONSOR
Booths 9 - 12
Mölnlycke Health Care is a world-leading provider of single-use surgical and wound care products for customers, healthcare professionals and patients.
We develop and bring to market innovative wound care and surgical products along the entire continuum of care - from prevention to post-acute settings. Our products include:
- Gentle, effective dressings with Safetac® technology, like Mepitel® and Mepilex® to prevent, protect and heal a wide range of wounds
- Safe, efficient, single-use surgical products such as Biogel® surgical gloves, Barrier®, EasyWarm® and ProcedurePak® trays - to minimise infections and increase efficiency in the operating room and beyond.
High quality is important to us - because we put patients and our customers at the heart of everything we do. Our products provide value for money, supported by clinical and health economic evidence. And we strive to find new ways to minimise community and hospital-acquired conditions.
Mölnlycke Health Care employs around 7,500 people and is owned by Investor AB. The company headquarters are in Gothenburg, Sweden and we have offices and factories worldwide. We call upon all our staff - wherever they are in the world - to live by our values of passion, learning and integrity.
- ASM SPONSOR
On 1 January 2015, the Victorian Government established the Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS) to integrate health and human services policies, programs and services to improve the wellbeing of all Victorians. The new DHHS brings together the former Department of Health, former Department of Human Services and Sport and Recreation Victoria.
Health.vic.gov.au provides information about planning, policy development, funding and regulation of health services and activities that promote and protect Victoria’s health. This includes delivery of mental health and aged care services in Victoria.
- SILVER & SPEAKER SPONSOR
Booths 17 & 18
Integra LifeSciences, a world leader in medical technology, is dedicated to limiting uncertainty for surgeons, so they can concentrate on providing the best patient care. Integra offers innovative solutions in orthopaedic extremity surgery, neurosurgery, spine surgery, and reconstructive and general surgery.
Integra's orthopaedic products include devices and implants for foot and ankle, hand and wrist, shoulder and elbow, peripheral nerve protection and repair, and wound repair.
For more information please contact us on 1300 550 599 or click here to send an email.
- SILVER SPONSOR
Baxter Healthcare develops, manufactures and markets products that save and sustain the lives of people with hemophilia, immune disorders, infectious diseases, kidney disease, trauma, and other chronic and acute medical conditions. As a global, diversified healthcare company, Baxter applies a unique combination of expertise in medical devices, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology to create products that advance patient care worldwide.
- SILVER SPONSOR
The Lumenis Aesthetic division is a worldwide leader in energy-based aesthetic devices with presence in over 100 countries.
Lumenis is a pioneer in the field of aesthetic medicine and was the first to introduce many technologies, such as Intense Pulsed Light and CO2 laser skin resurfacing. At Lumenis Aesthetic we put performance and service as core values, so that our customers can deliver the best possible results for their patients.
Lumenis is a global leader in the field of minimally-invasive clinical solutions for the Surgical, Opthalmology and Aesthetic markets, and is a world-renowned expert in developing and commercialising innovative energy-based technologies, including Laser, Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) and Radio-Frequency (RF).
For years, Lumenis' ground-breaking products have redefined medical treatments and have set numerous technological and clinical gold-standards. Lumenis has successfully created solutions for previously untreatable conditions, as well as designed advanced technologies that have revolutionised existing treatment methods in each and every one of the verticals we operate in.
Our drive for innovation stems from an uncompromising commitment to improving the health and well-being of our patients; addressing new and growing needs of aging populations; and in offering medical professionals cutting-edge solutions that fit seamlessly into the health-economics environment of the 21st century.
- SILVER SPONSOR
StrataXRT is manufactured by Swiss company Stratpharma whose clinically proven treatments for advanced wound healing and abnormal scar prevention & treatment are available in over 50 countries throughout the world.
Key facts about StrataXRT:
- Promotes moist wound healing environment for widespread superficial burns
- Has no measurable pH and is inert
- Provides faster re-epithelialisation
- Significantly reduces acute inflammatory response for first and second degree burns
- Significantly reduces risk of infections
- Relieves patient discomfort
- Reduces TEWL, improves skin hydration
- Dries as a full contact thin, flexible and protective layer
- Is gas permeable and waterproof
- Protects compromised skin and superficial wounds
- Lightly bonds to the most superficial damaged skin layer
- Can be used with or without a secondary protective dressing
Other breakthrough Stratpharma treatments available in Australia include:
- Stratamark - for the prevention and treatments of stretch marks
- Stratamed - the first film-forming silicone-based wound dressing approved for use on open wounds and compromised skin
- Strataderm - for the treatment of old and new scars
StrataXRT ingredients: Polydimethylsiloxanes, Siloxanes, Alkylmethyl Silicones
Please click here to contact Stratpharma for more information, or call 1800 567 007.
- SILVER SPONSOR
Avita Medical Limited is a publicly listed, global medical technology company that develops and distributes highly innovative products in Regenerative and Respiratory Medicine.
The company's regenerative and tissue-engineered products provide revolutionary solutions utilising the patient's own skin and the regenerative capability of the human body to treat a wide range of wounds, scar and skin.
The ReCell device is used to create a Regenerative Epithelial Suspension - RES - which can be used in conjunction with conventional treatments for burns and plastic reconstructive procedures. ReCell has been safely used in thousands of procedures worldwide and treatment including the use of ReCell can achieve early definitive closure and superior outcomes with less donor skin.
- BUSINESS EVENT SPONSOR
Melbourne is Victoria’s capital city and the business, administrative, cultural and recreational hub of the state.
The entire Melbourne metropolitan area covers 7694 sq km and has a population of around 4.1 million.
The City of Melbourne municipality covers 37.6 sq km and has a residential population of around 100,611 (as of 2011). On an average day, around 805,000 people use the city, and Melbourne hosts millions of international and domestic visitors each year.
All of these residents, workers, shoppers and travellers can take a break in one of the around 145,000 cafe or restaurant seats, or walk through some of its 471 hectares of parkland. They can visit Melbourne’s tallest building, the 300m high Eureka Tower, or its oldest building, the Mitre Tavern, built in 1837. Melbourne’s appeal is the emotion, feeling and memory of experience built around the city’s distinctive physical characteristics.
The city has a strong culture of philanthropy and volunteering, and Melburnians are known for being friendly and inclusive. Look out for the city’s team of tourism volunteers!
The Economist Intelligence Unit currently considers Melbourne the most liveable city in the world.
Melburnians love the city’s vibrant energy, restaurants, fashion boutiques, café-filled laneways, cool bars, unbeatable galleries, spacious parks and village-like inner suburbs, each with its own special character. Melbourne is a young city and as such it never sits still. Modern, cutting-edge designs add to the fascinating mix of heritage architecture and ensure the skyline is constantly changing.
The City of Melbourne is proud to be sponsoring this year’s AMZBA ASM.
- SPEAKER SPONSOR
Supporting Dr Eric Dantzer
PolyNovo (PNV) is the developer and owner of unique Biodegradable Polymers (NovoSorb) used in regenerative medical applications. NovoSorb can be utilised as a Foam, Thermoplastic, Filament, Injection Moulded Form and In Situ two part setting filler.
The first commercial product range is a Dermal Matrix used in surgical wound repair and full thickness burn treatment. We currently have Clinical Trials in progress in Toulon (France) and Melbourne Australia which will lead to our CE Mark certification. Further clinical trials are anticipated in the USA in 2016. We have filed for a FDA 510 (K) in relation to the BTM use in Surgical Wounds. Further product development is in progress for:
- Breast sling
- Hernia repair
- Pelvic floor repair
- Breast reconstruction
PolyNovo is based in Port Melbourne with a Class 7 Cleanroom manufacturing facility, with TÜV-SÜD accreditation and EN ISO 13485 (2012).
Please click here to email us.
Second Skin is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service delivery of custom made compression garments for the management of children and adults with burns and trauma injuries. Our garments are prescribed for clients with burns scarring, hernias, lymphoedema, vascular conditions and more. As well as our custom made garments we have a range of ready to wear garments, Readyfit, for mild scarring and oedema.
Second Skin provides services in Australia, United Kingdom, Ireland and New Zealand.
MediGroup EBI is a medical and surgical device company founded in 2005. MediGroup are the exclusive Australian and New Zealand distributor for the Sonoca-185 ultrasonic wound debridement system, the Iridium compact visualisation system and Kelo-cote advanced formula scar gel. Visit MediGroup at booth 2 for more information.
Amare Safety commenced operations in 1985 and stands in the marketplace as the leading privately owned safety house in Australia.
Amare Safety is continually refining and improving on our service offering as well as bringing to the market new products from the worlds leading product manufacturers to achieve best practice.
Restoring People's Lives.
Acelity is a globally diversified wound care and regenerative medicine company uniting the strengths of KCI, LifeCell and Systagenix. Acelity is committed to advancing the science of healing and restoring people's lives. We deliver value through innovative and comprehensive product portfolio, combined with specialised knowledge that leads the industry in quality, safety and customer experience. Please visit our website.
Accurately diagnosing the severity of burns has always been difficult, even for experienced clinicians.
Moor Instruments offer a solution by providing a choice of Laser Doppler imagers to assist with your treatment decisions.
Our imagers assess and map skin blood flow - clinically proven to relate closely to the healing potential of burn injuries. Please visit us at Booth 6 for more information.
- Booth 7
Defries Industries is a 100% Australian owned family medical company, established in 1981.
- Specialises in supplying non adherent burns dressings
- Supply Advancis wound management products from the UK including the sterile Manuka Honey range
- Supply Multidex - a maltodextrin wound dressing from DeRoyal USA
- Are a local company supporting Australian employees and customers
- Booth 13
Mundipharma provides healthcare that enables Australians to live well and age well. Established as a leader in the development and provision of medicines for pain, we have expanded our portfolio to include innovative treatments for asthma, burns, wounds as well as skin irritations.
- Booth 16
ConvaTec is a global medical products and technologies company, with leading market positions in ostomy care, wound therapeutics, continence and critical care. Our products provide a range of clinical and economic benefits, including infection prevention, protection of at-risk skin, improved patient outcomes and reduced total cost of care. ConvaTec has more than 7,000+ employees world-wide and operations in more than 90 countries.
- Booth 23
TSL compression garments are widely used all over Australian Burns units. Both custom made and Ready To Fit range of compression garments are made on site in our premises in Victoria. Orders are received via fax and email and despatched within 1-2 days. Our pattern making process ensures "graduated compression" is applied and our fabrics have been tested by an independent textile facility. TSL is the agent for all Silon Technology products here in Australia.
- Booth 24
Over 1 in 6 GP prescriptions written in Australia is for a brand supplied by Aspen Australia making it the number one prescription company in Australia*. For product information and an extensive range of clinical resources to assist your practice, please review the Aspen Australia website, access details - see your Aspen representative.
* Reference 1: IMS AMI Dec 2014 (as measured by scripts generated)
For over 10 years Ozmedix has been supplying specialty devices to Australian burns units. Having established Humeca's quality Dermatomes, Meshers and Meek machines into Australian Hospitals, we are pleased to this year add to our distribution:
- Medical Z Compression and Gel products
- Suprathel wound membrane, and
- Matriderm one stage artificial dermis
- Booth 26
Coloplast Wound Care business provides a leading range of modern wound healing solutions including:
Biatain, Biatain Silicone, Biatain Ibu, Biatain Ag, Biatain Super, Biatain Alginate, Comfeel and Skin Care, all with unique features and advantages to promote faster healing.
Superior absorption; faster healing - fewer days with wounds.
- Booth 27
Greg Owen is a Sydney based Financial Planner who can help you reduce your Income Protection, Trauma and Life Insurance premiums by up to 30%.
Come to the Insurance Cost Exposed booth to see if you qualify for insurance savings and get your free XPlan quote and go into the draw for a Montblanc pen.
GJO Financial Services
E905/599 Pacific Highway,
St Leonards NSW 2065
- Booth 28
Microskin - a life changing experience
Microskin is a natural looking camouflage to visually correct conditions including birthmarks, vitiligo, burns, and any discolorations.
Microskin is waterproof and will not rub or wash off, allowing patients to engage in normal day-to-day activities, including swimming, showering and playing sport. There is a customized or an off the shelf colour range.
- Booth 30
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