EWMA 2020, 13-15 May


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:

Website: www.gneaupp.org

Name of President:

Prof. Dr. J. Javier Soldevilla

Executive Board/Council:

Carmen Blasco

Fernando Martínez

Francisco P. García-Fernández

Pablo López

Pilar Ibars

Pedro L. Pancorbo-Hidalgo

Ana Orbegozo

José A. San-Sebastían

Estrella Perdomo,Ramón F. García

Manuel Gago

Teresa Segovia

Justo Rueda

Manuel Rodríguez

José Verdú

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 (next in May-2016, Logroño)
  • Bi-annual meeting with pressure ulcer´s commissions
  • Bi-annual summer school (next in June 2015, Santander)
  • 2º MasterClass GNEAUPP (Barcelona Noviembre 2015)
  • Educational Program – www.escueladeheridas.org Master Oficial en Gestión Integral e Investigación de las Heridas Crónicas (4ª edic). Universidad de Cantabria-GNEAUPP