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April 5, 2011

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State University Comprehensive Wound Center is expecting more than 300 national and international attendees for the annual Translational to Clinical Wound Care Conference at the Ohio Union, 1739 N. High Street, April 8-9. 

Reporters are invited to attend the conference, which starts at 8 a.m. each day. During the conference, the latest advances in wound care and treatment will be presented. The first day of the conference features translational research, with the second day focusing on the latest clinical advancements.

According to Chandan Sen, a wound care expert and director of Ohio State’s Comprehensive Wound Center, speakers will discuss cutting-edge clinical and translational aspects of wound care to improve overall delivery of care. 

Currently, Ohio State has several research studies in progress that examine the cause and treatment of wounds in many types of individuals, including soldiers, diabetics, the elderly and people with obesity-related disorders.

Complete information about the conference is available at http://surgery.osu.edu/woundcenter/

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Jennifer Mutchler
Public Affairs and Media Relations
614-293-3737