AAWC Mission: To advance the care of people with and at risk for wounds.
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  • EXPLORE Relevant Wound Care topics in the debut session of the AAWC Networking Room EDUCATIONAL series.
  • COLLABORATE with members and leaders in the Membership Meeting, Friday April 27, 6:00-7:15 PM
  • See the full line of AAWC activities at SAWC 2019 SAWC Spring.
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    AAWC Publishes Pressure Ulcer Summit Proceedings

    The first annual Pressure Ulcer (PrU) Summit held on February 9–10, 2018, in Atlanta, GA, began a collaborative effort to provide clarity for health care providers and benefit patients on the issue of pressure ulcers. This international forum of leaders in wound care and PrU prevention and management sought to better define pressure-related tissue damage and wounds, assess the state of the science, and identify research opportunities, with an emphasis on clinical implementation of the evidenceRead a summary of the proceedings from this Summit.

    Award Winners Announced!

    These AAWC members will be recognized at the Membership Meeting scheduled for April 27 during Spring SAWC.

     Congratulations to AAWC’s 2018 Award Winners! 

    Joy Schank, RN, MSN, ANP, CWOCN
    Distinguished Member
    Tim Paine, PT
    President’s Award
    Emily Greenstein, APRN, CNP, CWON
    Emerging Leader

    AAWC is the leading, nonprofit membership organization in the US dedicated to interprofessional wound healing and tissue preservation. AAWC offers membership and associated benefits to everyone involved in wound care, including clinicians and other healthcare professionals, patients, lay-caregivers, clinics/facilities, corporations, students, retirees, and advocates.

    AAWC is a 501c3 Association and does not engage in any lobbying activity.