Learn more about recent activities by the AAWC Healthcare Public Policy Committee.


WEF-CEP team receives acceptance of their paper on the WEF-CEP Clinical Survey Results in upcoming issue of Wound Repair and Regeneration.

Congratulations go to Tanya Finch FNP-BC as the winner of a 2017 SAWC Spring or Fall registration for taking part in the AAWC Board Election.


AAWC is pleased to announce that the total possible funds awarded for the AAWC Scholarship has been increased from $6,500 to $9,000! The application period opened January 1st. Start the application today!

Congratulations to AAWC members for winning the 2017 SAWC Spring Scholarship:
Nursing Scholarship – Penny Hormann, RN, BSN, CCM, CWOCN, CFCN
Physician Scholarship – Vita Boyar, MD, CWS



sponsorship2January marks the beginning of the 2017 AAWC Corporate Sponsorship program. Corporate Sponsors receive lucrative benefits based on level of support, as well as an exclusive opportunity for industry sponsors to meet with AAWC officers and other key wound care industry leaders at quarterly Corporate Advisory Panel (CAP) teleconferences and meetings..


stop-npuapClick image to read letter from AAWC Board of Directors regarding NPUAP’s Pressure Ulcer Staging changes.

2017 Gold Corporate Sponsor
WOCN, CWS, wound care, wound ostomy
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.