EWMA Conference 2018

BWA

Bulgarian Wound Association


Original Name:

БЪЛГАРСКА АСОЦИАЦИЯ ЗА РАНИТЕ


Country:

Bulgaria


Contact info and web site:

12-16, Dragan Tzankov Blvd., Floor 6, App.28
1164 Sofia
BULGARIA

www.woundbulgaria.org


Name of President:

Vladislav Hristov


Executive Board/Council:

 


Cooperating Organisation board representative:

 


Articles in EWMA Journal:

 


No. of Members:

34


Year of foundation:

 


Main purpose/objective of the association:

The purpose of BWA is to support the establishment of widely accessible health survices of sufficient quality to patients with acute and chronic wounds.

The main objectives of BWA are:

  • Introduction of clinical standards and good practices in the field of wound care;
  • Roll-out of projects to improve the regulatory base and the capacity of the healthcare system, concerning the health services to patients with difficult-to-treat wounds;
  • Introduction of training programmes in the field of wound care;
  • Launch of awareness campaigns for patients and general public;
  • Establishment of sustainable platform for exchange of professional know-how in the field of wound care, among medical professionals;
  • Communication and collaboration with Bulgarian and international institutions, and with the industry.

Journal:

An electronic newsletter is planned to be published regularly on the web site of BWA: www.woundbulgaria.org


Education Contact:

George Grigorov


Activities:

Regular annual symposia at national level will be held, apart from training events, and other activity.