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|