to Committee Member
Donna DeSilva who has been awarded Canberra Hospital Foundation Nurse of the Year 2013
This was awarded during International Nursing and Midwifery 2013. A week of Celebration across ACT Health.
AWMA - Australian Capital Territory
AWMA Australian Capital Territory is the Australian Wound Management Association in the ACT. We are a diverse group of health professionals, whose common interest is the care for our patients with acute and chronic wounds. The association provides education that focuses on a collaborative approach to practice in both wound assessment and management that is supported by validated research and/ or best practice.
- to promote best practice wound management, using the latest research and materials available
- to develop and maintain a strong network of collaborative relationships with health professionals, professional bodies and key organisations/groups
- to promote education and research, through seminars, workshops and
- to provide strong governance for the Association
... is diverse - and open to everyone! We encourage all disciplines in healthcare for whom wound management is a part of their practice to join and support us in our educational and practical aims.
Benefits of AWMA Australian Capital Territory Membership noted here.
2013-2014 membership subscriptions are now due.
Members come from areas as diverse as: podiatry, nursing, pharmacy, clinical practice, research and industry. We encourage ALL to join with us to promote the best research and best practice.
Thank you to everyone who assisted and contributed to Wound Awareness Week activities in the ACT.
We look forward to your continued support.