EWMA Conference 2018


Decubitus and Wound Consultants, Netherlands

Original Name:

Decubitus and Wound Consultants, Netherlands



Contact info and web site:

Name of President:

Mr. P.D. Quataert, Chairman of the V&VN tissue viability nurse

Executive Board/Council:

Yvonne Siebers

Jacqueline van Boekel

Edwige Strippe

Sandra Jansen

Tonny de Groot

Barbara den Boogert

Marco Warbout

Cooperating Organisation board representative:

Barbara den Boogert

Articles in EWMA Journal:


No. of Members:


Year of foundation:


Main purpose/objective of the association:

V&VN expertise has as its main goal to achieve a higher quality of wound care in the Dutch hospitals and other health institutions. Hereby the exchange of knowledge and to give proper information is of great importance.


WCS news magazine four times a year

Editor: Karin.timm@planet.nl

Education Contact:

Mr. P.D. Quataert


Every year two symposium for our members with 130 participants. A congres with the WCS every two year s with 3000 participans