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SILAUHE Session (International Partner Organisation Session)

About SILAUHE:

The Iberolatinoamerican Society of Ulcers and Wounds (SILAUHE) was founded in 2008 as an umbrella organisation linking 15 national associations or scientific groups related to wound management across South America. The association works to promote and to join forces on bringing attention to wound management and the professionals in charge of its care, in aspects of ethics as well as the dignity and cultural technical prestige of these, and the level of scientific development and projects around these processes.

Title: Chronic wounds in the Health Systems of Latin America: differenties and similarities

Objectives:

  • To draw attention to the wound care models in different countries in Latin America 
  • To describe the formation of pre and post graduate wound care professionals in Latin America 
  • To revise the different wound types in a clinical perspective in Latin America

Speakers:

  • Mara Blanck: Different models of wound care in the Latin American countries
  • Rocio Gonzalez: The formation of pre and post graduate wound care professionals in Latin America
  • Juana Jimenez Sanchez: The different wound types in a clinical perspective in Latin America

The session took place on Wednesday 14 May from 13.45-15.00 in Room N107/N108.