Norwegian Wound Care Society

Original Name:

Norsk Interessefagggruppe for Sårheling (NIFS)



Contact info and web site:

Name of President:

Ida Marie Bredesen

Executive Board/Council:

Ida Marie Bredesen

Anne Tribis

Oddveig Haug

Eva Kronholm Heiberg

Turid Thune

Bodo Erhardt Günther

Solveig Thorp Holmsen

Edel Olstad

Cooperating Organisation board representative:

Bodo Erhardt Günther

No. of Members:


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.


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

Education Contact:

Bodo Günther


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