Board of Directors

As an organization, we believe that together we can raise public awareness of the needs of wound patients and clinicians and improve the quality of wound care globally.

Meet our Board of Directors...

Our Story

Our founder and president, Dr. Barbara Bates-Jensen, is a nurse, researcher, author, lecturer, teacher and mentor in wound care. She is an Associate Professor in the School of Nursing and David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from the University of Nebraska and both her Master’s degree and Doctoral degree from UCLA. She is a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing and an international expert in wound care.

Here is her story…

Our Partners

We work with collaborating organizations who share our vision of striving for a world without wounds. Our collaborators include...

Heroes Who Heal

You don’t have to travel the world to be a healing hero.  Every day, somewhere in the U.S. a health care worker helps heal a patient’s wounds.