Original Name:

Sociedad Española de Heridas (SEHER)




Contact info and web site:

Name of President:

María Dolores Pérez del Caz

Executive Board/Council:

Xavier Santos Heredero
Carlos Rodríguez Arias
Oscar Torres de Castro
Antonio Aguilar Ros
Mª Dolores Pérez del Caz
Juan Miguel Aranda Martínez
Iván Julián
David Martínez Hernández

Cooperating Organisation board representative:

F. Xavier Santos Heredero

Articles in EWMA Journal:

No. of Members:


Year of foundation:


Main purpose/objective of the association:

Purpose of SEHER is to bring together in a partnership to all professionals involved in wound care. This raises the following objectives:

  • Promote the excellence in research, education, prevention, care and treatment of all kinds of wounds.
  • Promote the concept of multidisciplinary approach in the management of wounds, while safeguarding the areas of competence of each professional group.
  • Encourage a constant promotion of the knowledge of the health professionals involved.
  • Cooperate with other associations or groups whose goals are to improve the quality of the management of wounds.
  • Spread among the population rules which help to improve the treatment and care of wounds.


Heridas & Cicatrización (H&C)


  • Annual Congress
  • Academy of Wound Care
  • Monographic up-to-date courses