The EWMA University Conference Model (UCM)

The UCM lecture takes place Friday 15th May 2015, 08:00-09:30

Title: Principles for limb salvage and how to prevent major amputations


  • Gerald Zöch, AT: Principles for limb salvage and how to prevent major amputations
  • Laurent Chabal, CH: The impact of Spinal Cord Stimulation on potential wound healing and lower limb salvage

About UCM:

The EWMA UCM programme will offer students of wound management from institutes of higher education across Europe the opportunity to take part of their academic studies whilst participating in the EWMA Conference.

The opportunity of participating in the EWMA UCM is available to all teaching institutions with wound management courses for health professionals.
The UCM programme at the EWMA 2015 Conference in London will offer networking opportunities between the students from various UCM groups, UCM Lectures as well as assignments and workshops arranged specifically for the UCM students.

EWMA strongly encourages teaching institutions and students from all countries to benefit from the possibilities of international networking and access to lectures by many of the most experienced wound management experts in the world.

If you would like to join the EWMA UCM programme or have questions regarding the programme, please contact the EWMA Secretariat at

The following institutions are currently participating in the EWMA UCM Programme:


Haute École de Santé                          Katho university college Roeselare
Switzerland                                            Belgium

University of Hertfordshire                 HUB Brussels
Great Britain                                           Belgium

Escola Superior de                         Universidade Católica
Enfermagem de Lisboa                  Portuguesa
Portugal                                            Porto, Portugal        

Lietuvos Sveikatos                        Danube University Krems
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