WUWHS Organization

WUWHS Societies

  • Hosting Societies (HOS)
    Hosting Societies (HOS) Hosting societies are national supporting associations that supports and presents a country bid to host a WUWHS Congress. Those societies accepted not to organize their annual meeting during the WUWHS Congress’ year.
  • Co-hosting Societies (COS)
    Co-hosting societies are international supporting associations that supports and presents a country bid to host a WUWHS Congress. Those societies accepted not to organize their annual meeting during the WUWHS Congress’ year.
  • Supporting Societies (SUS)
    Supporting Societies are national and international associations, who are Members of WUWHS, as stated in the Association Charter.
    They accepted to share detailed information 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. The Supporting Societies are entitled to vote for the next WUWHS venue.
  • Sister Societies (SIS)
    WUWHS Events is supported by a large number of national and international Sister Societies all of whom come together every four years during the World Congress of Wound Healing. Special time and meeting space will be set aside to host their satellite meetings during the WUWHS Congress, whose program will be included in the Congress Scientific Program.