National Advisory Group for the Study of Pressure Ulcers and Chronic Wounds

Original Name:

Grupo Nacional para el Estudio y Asesoramiento en Úlceras por Presión y Heridas Crónicas (GNEAUPP)



Contact info and web site:

Name of President:

Prof. Dr. J. Javier Soldevilla

Executive Board/Council:

Joan Enric Torra-Bou

Francisco Pedro Garcia-Fernandez

José Vedrú-Soriano

Pedro L. Pancorbo-Hidalgo

Manuel Rodriguez-Palma

Luis Aranton-Areosa

Juan Francisco Jimenez-Garcia

Jose Antonio Esperon-Güimil

Fernando Martinez-Cuervo

Justo Rueda-Lopez

Teresa Segovia-Gomez

Carmen Blasco-Garcia

Pilar Ibars-Moncasi

Estrella Perdomo-Perez 


Cooperating Organisation board representative:

Prof. Dr. J. Javier Soldevilla

No. of Members:


Year of foundation:


Main purpose/objective of the association:

To scale the problem of pressure ulcers and other chronic wounds in our environment and sensitize the society to these important health problems for reducing the incidence and prevalence.

To get involved in the genesis, discussion and dissemination of scientific knowledge that would enable health professionals involved in managing pressure ulcers and other chronic wounds to develop a comprehensive care practice based on the latest scientific evidence.


4 issues-year
Newsletter: BIE-GNEAUPP. 6 issues-year
E-list: Lista GNEAUPP-Ulceras y heridas
Editor: Javier Soldevilla

Education Contact:

Francisco Pedro Garcia and Jose Verdu


  • Bi-annual Congress