Supporting societies are national and international associations which accepted to share detailed informations about WUWHS Congress such as promote the Conference through their internal channels, encourage their members to attend and distribute the call for abstracts and posters,in exchange for visibility on the charts, on the web site and every activities around the WUWHS Congress.
There are some requisites that the scientific associations have to follow to become Supporting Societies.
The associations have to be legally established, non-profit making, their purpose is scientific research, training and/or divulgation in relation to wounds and phenomena entailing tissue repair in the broadest sense of the term.Their dimension have to be national, supranational or multinational, and they have to be operated by a statute that guarantees the internal application of the principles of democracy.
Scientific associations having the purpose of study, scientific divulgation and research of disciplines associated or related to wound care are not excluded.
The Supporting Societies are the only entitled to vote for the next congress venue.
Association for the Advancement of Wound Care
Associazione Infermieristica per lo Studio delle Lesioni Cutanee
Associazione Italiana Ulcere Cutanee
Asociación Mexicana para el Cuidado Integral y Cicatrización de Heridas A.C.
Associação Portuguesa de Tratamento de Feridas
Asian Wound Care Association
Australasian Wound and Tissue Repair Society
Canadian Association of Wound Care
Latinamerican Multidisciplinary Confederation of Wound, Ostomy and Continence
Chinese Tissue Repair Society
European Burn Association
European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel
National Advisory Group for the Study of Pressure Ulcers and Chronic Wounds
International Inter-Professional Wound Care Group
International Society of Pediatric Wound Care
Indian Society of Wound Management
Japanese Society of Pressure Ulcers
Korean Wound Management Society
Maltese Association of Skin and Wound Care
National Pressure Injury Advisory Panel
Philippine Wound Care Society
Polish Wound Management Association
Swiss Association for Wound Care
Sociedade Brasileira de Enfermagem em Feridas e Estética
Associaçäo Brasileira de Estomaterapia: Estomias, Feridas e Incontinências
World Council of Enterostomal Therapists
Wound Healing Association of Southern Africa
Wound Healing Society
Wound Healing Society Singapore
Wound Management Association of Turkey