Wound and Skin Changes in Persons who Inject Drugs

Dr. Barbara Pieper describes the different wounds and skin changes that can occur as a result of injection drug use. Her presentation is followed by a moderated discussion with local clinicians who treat patients who use drugs. Harm reduction approaches and the need for skilled, compassionate care are discussed.

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Presented by: Barbara Pieper, PhD, RN, CWOCN, ACNS-BC Moderated by: Shoshana Aronowitz, PhD, MSHP, FNP-BC Panelists: Lydia Williams, MSN, FNP-BC, CWOCN, Sara Wallace-Keeshen, BSN, Rachel McFadden, BSN, RN, CEN, & Sara Schultz, MD, FACP