Sebastian Probst
EWMA President

Editor in Chief, Journal of Wound Management

Switzerland

Educational Background
Graduate
2007‐2010 Doctorate in Clinical Practice (DClinPrac), University of Surrey, Guildford, UK (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Sara Faithfull and Dr. Anne Arber)
2003‐2005 Master in Nursing Science, University of Basel, Switzerland (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Rebecca Spirig)

Undergraduate
2002‐2003 Bachelor in Nursing Science, University of Basel, Switzerland
1996‐2000 General Nursing Education, School of Nursing Zurich, Switzerland

Continuing education
2018 Good Clinical Practice (GCP) course (module 3), University Hospital of Zurich
2014 Good Clinical Practice (GCP) course (module 1 and 2), University Hospital of Zurich
2013 International Summer School, Grounded Theory in Nursing and other Health Sciences with Prof. Dr. Kathy Charmaz, Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Winterthur, Switzerland
2012 Summer School, Thinking Qualitatively Workshop, International Institute of Qualitative Methodology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
2011-2012 CAS University Didactic, Zurich University of Teacher Education (PH Zurich), Zurich

Employment history
From 2021 Full Professor of Tissue Viability and Wound Care, School of Health Sciences, HES-SO University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland, Geneva, Switzerland
From 2021 Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Medicine Nursing and Health Sciences Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
From 2021 Titular Professor, Medical Faculty, University of Geneva, Switzerland
From 2017 Associate Professor of Tissue Viability and Wound Care, School of Health Sciences, HES-SO University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland, Geneva, Switzerland
2016 - 2017 Professor HES of Tissue Viability and Wound Care, School of Health Sciences, HES-SO University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland, Geneva, Switzerland
2010‐2016 Project leader wound care and lecturer, Research and Development Unit, Institute of Nursing, Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW), Winterthur, Switzerland
2004‐2010 Research associate and person in charge for wound care, Wound Care Outpatient Clinics, Ente Ospedaliero Cantonale, Bellinzona, Switzerland
2001‐2004 Deputy charge nurse and instructor, Septic orthopedic ward and wound care clinic, University Clinic Balgrist, Zurich, Switzerland

Institutional responsibilities
From 2019 Ra&D HES-SO Council Member (health research), HES-SO University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland, Delémont, Switzerland
From 2016 Ra&D School Council Member, School of Health Sciences, HES-SO University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland, Geneva, Switzerland
From 2016 Insitute of Nursing Council Member, School of Health Sciences, HES-SO University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland, Geneva, Switzerland

Research projects
Please find my research activities under: https://www.hesge.ch/heds/annuaire/sebastian-probst

Publications
Please find my research activities under: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9603-1570

Individual scientific expertise activities
From 2021 Editor in Chief of the Journal of Wound Management
2017 - 2020 Editor of the Journal of the European Wound Management Association
From 2014 Member of the Editorial Board of the journal Wundmanagement
Endorsements of the European Wound Management Association of courses
2020 Wound courses of the undergraduate level (BSc), School of Health Sciences – UAS- Geneva
2019 Post-graduate wound course (DAS), School of Health Sciences – UAS- Geneva
2018 Post-graduate wound course (CAS), School of Health Sciences – UAS- Geneva

Board memberships
From 2021 President of the European Wound Management Association (EWMA)
2020-2021 President Elect of the European Wound Management Association (EWMA)
From 2016 Council Member of the German Speaking Wound Management Assiciation (WundDACH)
From 2012 Council member of the European Wound Management Association (EWMA)
2011-2021 Vice-President of the Swiss Association for Wound Healing (SAfW)

Languages
German (native language) oral and written
French, oral and written
English, oral and written
Italian, oral and written