Vohra Nursing Conference Series 2021

Vohra’s Virtual Nursing Conference Series will bring our wound care expertise online, in order to prepare nurses and other primary caregivers in effective techniques proven to produce quality outcomes. This interactive Conference Series will give you an in depth understanding of different types of wounds and the opportunity to engage with your nurse peers. By attending, you can also earn one continuing education credit.

The next event is March 20, 2021 from 10-11am ET

Registration is FREE.

Simply download the Vohra Wound Care App below.

Vohra Nursing Conference Series 2021 

Vohra’s Virtual Nursing Conference Series will bring our wound care expertise online, in order to prepare nurses and other primary caregivers in effective techniques proven to produce quality outcomes. This interactive Conference Series will give you an in depth understanding of different types of wounds and the opportunity to engage with your nurse peers. By attending, you can also earn one continuing education credit.
The next event is March 20, 2021. Registration is FREE. Simply download the Vohra Wound Care App below.

Upcoming Presentations

Wound Assessments

In this presentation, Dr. Bird will discuss the key elements in the evaluation, measurement and assessment of a wound, including the frequency of wound assessments.

March 20, 2021 from 10-11am ET

Biofilm

In this presentation, Dr. Hekier discusses biofilm: what it is, where it is found, its effects on wound healing, and how best to reduce biofilm in chronic wounds.

April 17, 2021 from 10-11am ET

How Do I Attend the Free Nursing Conference?

Meet the Educators

Shark Bird, MD, CMD, CWSP
Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Bird is the Chief Medical Officer at Vohra Wound Physicians. Dr. Bird has been with the company for over 15 years and oversees the clinical staff, clinician training, and wound fellowship program. He has extensive experience as a physician, having completed his family practice residency through West Virginia University School of Medicine and Medical School at Marshall University School of Medicine.

After completion of medical school, Dr. Bird ran a full spectrum family practice from delivering babies to caring for the geriatric population.

In 2001, Dr. Bird began to devote his time entirely to geriatric care in the post-acute setting with a focus on wound care. He is a Certified Wound Specialist Physician (CWSP) from the American Board of Wound Management, and a Certified Medical Director (CMD) from the American Medical Director Association.

He is recognized as a leader in wound care in the post-acute setting and shares his knowledge through lectures at major conferences throughout the country. He has numerous publications in the American Journal of Sports Medicine, and Best Care Practices for FMDA. 

Ron Hekier, MD
General Surgeon

Dr. Ron Hekier is a board-certified general surgeon who has been with Vohra Wound Physicians since 2017. He graduated from the Tufts University School of Medicine with induction into the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society and was a co-winner of the Martin J. Loeb award for the outstanding student in Surgery.

He completed his five-year general surgery residency at the rigorous Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery at the Baylor School of Medicine in Houston, TX where he met his wife, also a general surgery resident who is now a general surgeon with a specialization in Trauma and Critical Care.

He lives in Tyler, Texas with his wife and two daughters and enjoys weightlifting, collecting and studying 15th -17th century maps of the Holy Land, and baking sourdough bread.