EWMA Conference 2019

NIFS

Norwegian Wound Care Society


Original Name:

Norsk Interessefagggruppe for Sårheling (NIFS)


Country:

Norway


Contact info and web site:


Website: www.nifs-saar.no


Name of President:

Ida Marie Bredesen


Executive Board/Council:

Ida Marie Bredesen

Brita Pukstad

Oddveig Haug

Eva Kronholm Heiberg

Turid Thune

Bodo Erhardt Günther

Lina Lernevall

Solveig Thorp Holmsen

Edel Olstad


Cooperating Organisation board representative:

Bodo Erhardt Günther



No. of Members:

750


Year of foundation:

September 1998


Main purpose/objective of the association:

NIFS is a non-profit organization that works to enhance good, professional wound care for the citizens of Norway. This is done by spreading information about the diagnostics, prevention, and treatment of non-healing wounds.


Journal:

Sår, together with the Danish wound care society.
Four edition pr. Year.
Sår editor: Bo Jørgensen
Norwegian editor: Kirsti Espeseth


Education Contact:

Kristin Bergersen 


Activities:

One annual congress (2 days) and a one day course located somewhere in Norway.