Aurora Awards | 23. & 24. February 2023 | Reykjavik, Iceland
Arrivals from Europe
06:00 AM – 08:00 AM
Arrivals from United States
Scientific Session at Harpa
End of Scientific Session
Dinner and Refreshments
Excursion sponsored by Inspired by Iceland
Dinner and Refreshments
Departure to the Airport
We received a record number of submissions for the Aurora Awards Case Competition this year. The judging committee has reviewed submissions and emails have gone out to submitters with top scoring cases. 4 grand prize winners, 30 aurora award case winners and 2 resident award winners have been selected to attend the Northern Lights Workshop, a scientific workshop for advancing the knowledge of the utility of fish skin grafts for management of chronic wounds and lower extremity injuries sponsored by Kerecis on February 23-24, 2023 in Reykjavik, Iceland.
Congratulations to all of the Aurora Award 2022 winners!
4 Grand Prize Winners
Dr. Anna-Lisa Pignet
Dr. Alex Kamenshikov
Dr. Scott Gawlik
Dr. Philip Duppers
Over the past several years, Iceland has emerged as a vibrant center for medical and scientific innovation, with Kerecis at the forefront in the area of wound healing and tissue repair.
Northern Lights Wound Workshop is the leading scientific workshop for advancing the knowledge of the utility of fish skin grafts for management of chronic wounds and lower extremity injuries. Participation and exchange of ideas is fostered between all attendees in an exclusive small capacity event where all attendees get to present their findings.
Join us next February during the height of Auroras in Reykjavik, Iceland.
The Northern Lights Wound Workshop is focused on connecting peers of providers with focus on the clinical application of fish skin grafts.
Relevant specialty and procedures
Kerecis only covers the costs of attendees that have relevant and legitimate benefits from attending the program.
Is the treatment of the following relevant to your practice:
Attendees are required to provide active participation in the full symposium, discussions, and active feedback in the form of answering follow-up questions.
Standard fare air travel, meals, and lodging are covered by Kerecis for attendees for the duration of the workshop. Travel has to be booked by Kerecis; self-booked travel arrangements will not be reimbursed. Kerecis does not pay for family members and/or spouses. Government employees are not eligible to participate in this event without prior written approval.
If you have any questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Northern Lights Wound Workshop | 23. & 24. February 2023 | Reykjavik, Iceland
*Registration and eligibility is determined through abstract submissions.
Registration to the exclusive event is by abstract submission only. All participants must submit an abstract for evaluation.
The top 4 scoring abstract submissions will be awarded the “Aurora Awards” and will present their findings on the main stage
eligible top 30 scoring abstracts will win a registration to the event and will present their findings during the workshop.
Submission window: October 21st – November 23rd, 2022
Grand Prize winners (4): Present their cases on Thursday in the main session
Northern lights Prize winners (30): Present their cases on Friday during the workshop
Resident awards (5): Educational grant to attend a national conference in home country
Aurora Awards: Outpatient Wound and Lower Extremity Surgery
Case Series will be blindly reviewed by an external review committee.
Notifications of decisions for Outpatient wound and Lower extremity by December 2022.
Dr. Mark Suski
Dr. Patrick McEneaney
Courtney Aldridge PA-C
The Northern Lights Workshop Wound is a two day event. Air travel*, meals and lodging for those two nights are covered by Kerecis for participating attendees. On the interactive workshop each participant shares their experience and best practices on using the the fish skin.
* Please note that Kerecis will not reimburse flights. Flights must be booked through our travel agent.
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