EWMA Conference 2018

LUF

The Leg Ulcer Forum


Original Name:

The Leg Ulcer Forum


Country:

United Kingdom


Contact info and web site:


Name of President:

Prof. Christine Moffatt


Executive Board/Council:

 


Cooperating Organisation board representative:

Susan Knight


Articles in EWMA Journal:

 


No. of Members:

500


Year of foundation:

 


Main purpose/objective of the association:

To promote a local network of resources for the benefit of patients suffering from either an ongoing leg ulcer or wound management problem.

To provide a forum to advance the education of nurses and other health care professionals involved in the treatment of persons with leg ulcers and related conditions including wounds.


Development of new branches/affiliations of the Leg Ulcer Forum within the UK.

To liaise with similar and appropriate organisations in other countries.


Journal:

The Leg Ulcer Forum Journal;
1 issue per year in the Autumn


Education Contact:

 


Activities:

4 conferences per year.

Educational events.

Development of patient and health care professional education resources.

Support and advice for health care professionals.