Supporting Societies

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.

AAWC

Association for the Advancement of Wound Care

AISLeC

Associazione Infermieristica per lo Studio delle Lesioni Cutanee

AIUC

Associazione Italiana Ulcere Cutanee

AMCICHAC

Asociación Mexicana para el Cuidado Integral y Cicatrización de Heridas A.C.

APTFeridas

Associação Portuguesa de Tratamento de Feridas

AWCA

Asian Wound Care Association

AWTRS

Australasian Wound and Tissue Repair Society

CAWC

Canadian Association of Wound Care

COMLHEI

Latinamerican Multidisciplinary Confederation of Wound, Ostomy and Continence

CTRS

Chinese Tissue Repair Society

EBA

European Burn Association

EPUAP

European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel

GNEAUPP

National Advisory Group for the Study of Pressure Ulcers and Chronic Wounds

IIWCG

International Inter-Professional Wound Care Group

ISPEW

International Society of Pediatric Wound Care

ISWM

Indian Society of Wound Management

JSPU

Japanese Society of Pressure Ulcers

KWMS

Korean Wound Management Society

MASC

Maltese Association of Skin and Wound Care

NPIAP

National Pressure Injury Advisory Panel

PWCS

Philippine Wound Care Society

PWMA

Polish Wound Management Association

SAfW

Swiss Association for Wound Care

SOBENFeE

Sociedade Brasileira de Enfermagem em Feridas e Estética

SOBEST

Associaçäo Brasileira de Estomaterapia: Estomias, Feridas e Incontinências

WCET

World Council of Enterostomal Therapists

WHASA

Wound Healing Association of Southern Africa

WHS

Wound Healing Society

WHSS

Wound Healing Society Singapore

WMAT

Wound Management Association of Turkey