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Registration & Abstract Submission Site for WHS2017 IS OPEN

October 25, 2016
Registration is OPEN!

WHS Members*, REGISTER NOW at the Super Saver Discount Rate to attend the WHS annual meeting with the Symposium for Advanced Wound Care Spring, the most well-respected, multidisciplinary wound care program in the nation, while rates are at their lowest! 

*Only registered WHS members will receive tickets for our Dinner Cruise around the San Diego Bay!

Visit the WHS Annual Meeting Website for more details at

Call for Abstracts

Submit your research findings to the Symposium on Advanced Wound Care/Wound Healing Society annual meeting, the largest annual gathering of researchers, scientists and clinicians interested in wound healing and tissue repair in the United States.  More than 2,000 physicians, podiatrists, nurses, therapists, and researchers are expected to attend the 2016 SAWC/WHS meeting.                   

Don’t miss this opportunity to present your research and apply for awards!  Additional Information on the WHS Abstract Submission Site*

Submission Deadline: December 5, 2016

(*SAWC has its own abstract site. You may submit abstracts for both the SAWC and WHS; however, you may not submit the same abstract to both submission sites.)

WHS Abstract Topics

  • Acute wounds
  • Aging & Senescence
  • Angiogenesis
  • Bioengineering/Biomaterials
  • Burn Wounds
  • Chronic Wounds
  • Epithelialization
  • Extracellular Matrix
  • Fibrosis/Scarring
  • Growth Factors
  • Infections & Biofilms
  • Inflammation & Immunity
  • Novel Therapies
  • Oxygen/Hypoxia
  • Regeneration
  • Stem cells