Association for the Advancement of Wound Care

Our Mission

The Association for the Advancement of Wound Care’s (AAWC) mission is to advance the care of people with and at risk for wounds.


Read today! New Joint Position Paper


AAWC Scholarship Program Open
For wound care education, teaching and travel, plus the Robert A. Warriner, MD, III Memorial Grant for education or research support. Applications are now being accepted through August 31st!
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Join Us at SAWC Spring or SAWC Fall! If there is only one conference per year that you can attend in order to obtain educational credits, make it be the BEST meeting – SAWC Spring or SAWC Fall! AAWC Members receive a 20% registration discount on top of early registration deals. Learn more about Fall SAWC here. October 16-18, 2014 in Las Vegas.  Register for the SAWC via “Members Only” page.

The Association expresses deep gratitude to our 2014 Gold Corporate Sponsor:

To view all of our sponsors, visit the Corporate Sponsors page.

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AAWC is a global not for profit community dedicated to the prevention and treatment of wounds, promoting evidence-based education and care. Our members include healthcare professionals; patients, lay-caregivers and advocates; clinics and facilities, industry, students and retirees.