EWMA 2021, 7-9 July


Dutch Organisation of Woundprofessionals

Original Name:

Nederlandse Organisatie Voor Wondprofessionals (NOVW)



Contact info and web site:

E-mail: info@novw.org
Website: www.novw.org

Name of President:

Louk van Doorn

Executive Board/Council:

Wouter Brekelmans (Vice Chairman)

Ton Lassing

Trees Bots

Stella Amesz

Jolanda Alblas

Fabia Hooijkaas (Secretary)

Cooperating Organisation board representative:

Louk van Doorn

Articles in EWMA Journal:

No. of Members:


Year of foundation:


Main purpose/objective of the association:

Improving the position of wound care nurses in The Netherlands;

Improving the quality of wound care in general.


Dutch Journal Of Wound Care
Nederlands Tijdschrift Voor Wondverzorging (NTVW)

11 issues / year (combined summer edition)
each issue 32 pages full-color

Education Contact:

Louk van Doorn


Annual congress: National Multidisciplinair Congress for Woundprofessionals

Discussion meetings.

Theme meetings

Individual support of members.

Publications in the NTVW (cooperation, the magazine is not owned by the organisation but works closely together with NOVW).