The Journal of Wound Care World Union of Wound Healing Societies Awards 2020

Tuesday 10th March, The Aloft Rooftop, Abu Dhabi

Entries for the Journal of Wound Care (JWC) WUWHS Awards 2020 are OPEN!

The Journal of Wound Care (JWC) is proud to announce the 2nd JWC WUWHS awards, celebrating achievements made in the four years since the last 2016 awards in Florence. These awards ‘The Olympics of Wound Care’ will culminate in an evening which will celebrate excellence in practice and research internationally. This will be the first celebration of its kind in the UAE, recognising the fantastic work clinicians have achieved internationally and across the region. There will be fifteen categories covering a wide range of therapy areas.

Nominations are open to individuals, teams, organisations, societies, companies, charities, and government organisations, whose work has made a huge impact on wound care. Anyone can nominate (self-nomination included), with entries based on work carried out between WUWHS 2016 to date.

Entries will close on 26th November 2019. Enter now!

Award Categories

How to Enter

Each entry must be submitted online using the online entry system. You will be asked to register after which you can choose the categories you wish to enter and follow the on-screen instructions. Once you have completed the work on your entries, you can submit them all at once. The online entry system allows you to start an entry, save it, and complete it at a later date.

Each category has specific criteria which can be found at Please familiarise yourself with the criteria ahead of starting your entry online

Entry Statement

The main component of your entry is a 500 word written statement outlining what the nominee(s)/group/society has done in the past four years, that has furthered knowledge and benefited/the patient or area

In addition to this you will need to supply:
Name of nominee
Job title
Place of work
Contact details (email, telephone, and address)
Supporting documents *optional*
Supervisor details and confirmation of consent *optional*
Supervisor statement *optional*

Supporting documentation

You may submit additional information to support your entry, for example images or testimonials, references and qualifications etc. Wherever possible, this should be online with the entry.
Please note there is a 5mb file size limit for the upload. If your supporting documentation exceeds the file size limit, or your supporting documentation cannot be uploaded, please email it to or send it to: Sarah Ferrer, Events manager, Journal of Wound Care, St Judes Church, Dulwich Road, Herne Hill, London, SE24 0PB

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