The Association for the Advancement of Wound Care was conceived in 1995. It is the preeminent, multidisciplinary organization dedicated to the research and clinical application of evidence – based wound care. As a not for profit association, AAWC gives numerous benefits to build a collaborative wound care community for optimal care of those who suffer with chronic non-healing wounds.
Interested in exactly how an AAWC membership can save you money? Read this story about all the savings that come with membership !
Benefits of Professional Membership
Professional Growth, Education & Credits
- Career Center: Post jobs at $100 to $1000 off normal pricing. Search and post resumes for free.
- Committees/Task forces: Networking & involvement.
- Educational Wound Image Sets on CD Rom:* 50% discount.
- Global Volunteers: Apply to travel to underprivileged areas to teach.
- Scholarship Program: Awards for education, learning and travel/exchange programs.
- Speakers Bureau: Speak at conferences, regional meetings or other engagements.
- Symposium on Advanced Wound Care – 20% discount on registration. Earn credits.
- Wound Care Glossary: Created by AAWC Members to advance the practice.
- Wound Certification Prep Course™ – 15% discount. Earn credits.
- Wound Clinic Business meetings – 20% discount. Call 800-237-7285, ext 233. Earn credits.
- Virtual Wound Modules*
Journals, Books, Newsletters and Directories
- Chronic Wound Care 5* – 25% discount.*
- Healthy Feet – a 30% discount*
- Journal of Wound Care (JWC) – Discounts on online/print subscriptions with Member I.D.
- Membership Directory – Update your preferences so that others can find you!
- International Wound Journal – Free subscription.
- Ostomy/Wound Management*** – Automatic print subscription with membership.
- Scottsdale Wound Management Guide* – 25% discount.
- Today’s Wound Clinic* –15% discount.
- Wound Clinic Directory* – Include your facility for free by filling out this form.
- WOUNDS: A Compendium of Clinical Research and Practice.***
- Quarterly AAWC Newsletter**
- Certificate of Membership, Wallet cards and Member Decals.****
- Proud Member AAWC Logo for use on business cards or websites.*
- Wound Patient’s Bill of Rights – suitable for framing and display.****
- Information & Support any time you need it.
* Order products, access free items or receive promo codes in the “Members Only” Store.
** View past issues/editions in the Members Only section.
*** (US and Canada only. Online subscriptions for other members. Call 800.237.7285, ext. 246)
**** Mailed within 4 weeks of membership or renewal.