President, Opencity Inc.
John Gregory has spent more than 25 years in healthcare communications working in Canada, UK and USA for companies including Bayer, Smith & Nephew & Arjo. He is an IIWCC graduate from 2008, who co-founded the MedTech Canada Wound Care Committee and was the industry representative on Wounds Canada.
At Smith & Nephew, John led the international advisory board, which together with Dr. Sibbald and others developed the wound bed preparation concept and TIME paradigm.
John was the project manager and medical writing for the Canada preoperative stoma site marking position statement. He is the copyeditor and producer of the Canadian Intermittent Catheterization Best Practice Recommendations. He is now working on the NSWOCC Standards of Practice and Debridement Best Practice Recommendations.
John is the chapter leader for Hacking Health Waterloo and an acclaimed international canoeing journalist. Find him on Twitter @gregiej