V&VN Wound Expertise

Original Name:

Decubitus and Wound Consultants, Netherlands



Contact info and web site:

Name of President:

Ms. Yvonne Siebers, Tissue Viability Nurse


Executive Board/Council:

Tonny de Groot

Sandra Jansen

Ellie Lenselink

Yvonne Siebers

Peter Quataert

Marleen Magielse

Cooperating Organisation board representative:

Yvonne Siebers

Articles in EWMA Journal:


No. of Members:


Year of foundation:


Main purpose/objective of the association:

V&VN expertise has as its main goal to achieve a higher quality of wound care in the Dutch hospitals and other health institutions. Exchange of knowledge proper information sharing is of great importance.


Newsletter: Nieuwsbrief V&VN Wondexpertise, 4 issues per year

WCS news magazine, 4 issues per year

Education Contact:

Yvonne Siebers


Every year two symposium for our members with 130 participants. A congres with the WCS every two year s with 3000 participans