Congratulations AAWC Robert A. Warriner III, MD Memorial Award Winners

The Robert A. Warriner III, MD Memorial Award has been bestowed through a nomination process by the AAWC Board of Directors. For 2016, two worthy AAWC members were granted an award of $1000 each and will be recognized at the AAWC Membership Meeting at SAWC Spring in San Diego on April 7, 2017.

Robert J. Snyder, DPM, MSc, CWS

dr-snyder-2016-finalA dear friend and colleague of the late Dr. Warriner, Dr. Robert Snyder is Professor and Director of Clinical Research and Fellowship Director in wound care and research at Barry University. He created and implemented the first post residency Wound Management and Research Fellowship for podiatric medical schools. Dr. Snyder has published several book chapters and over 150 papers in peer reviewed and trade journals on wound care. He has been a Principal Investigator on more than 50 randomized controlled trials for innovative wound healing modalities and products. In addition, he has served on the AAWC Board of Directors for several years in the past, including as President.


Marissa J. Carter, PhD

carter_marissaj_Dr. Carter is well known in the field of wound care having published many articles on the topic of wound care and related fields such as infectious disease. She has developed new methods for evidence-based literature review, crafted wound care clinical practice guidelines, worked with the AAWC to revise the FDA guidelines for wound care research, and became one of the leading experts in the use of large wound care databases for clinical research. Dr. Carter collaborated closely with Dr. Warriner and facilitated much of his research. They published several papers together