The Wound Healing Foundation (WHF) is improving the quality of life for wound healing patients and their families through support of awareness, research and education.

Wound Healing Foundation

The Wound Healing Foundation (WHF) is improving the quality of life for wound healing patients and their families through support of awareness, research and education.

Current WHF News & Announcements

    • The WHF is delighted to announce the 2020 WHF-Thomas K Hunt Honorary Lecturer will be Nobel Prize winner Randy Schekman, PhD!

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    • The 2020 CFC campaign is underway. #ShowYouCare by #ShowSomeLove to the Foundation and donate using CFC#88674. The CFC campaign allows government and military personnel to donate using pre-tax dollars. If you know someone that can contribute to the CFC, suggest the Wound Healing Foundation

    • Alert wound care patients about a free e-book, The Patient's Guide to Wound Care, co-written by wound patients and wound experts! This book was developed by the Wound Healing Foundation and Dermveda and is free for all to access.

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    • Give Wound Healing Patients a voice, encourage your patients to join this free moderated forum on wound healing. They can chat with others who are also dealing with wounds and access wound resources.

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    • Condolences - Thomas K Hunt, MD, FACS recently passed away. To learn more about his life and his work, please go to the WHF-Thomas K Hunt Lecture page

    • Join us for a Special Tribute to Thomas K. Hunt on May 7 at the 2019 WHF - TK Hunt Lecture for a time of remembrance and celebration of his contributions to the field of wound research.

    • Grant Announcement - The 1st annual WHF-Medline Research Grant Innovation Award deadline is February 28, 2019. Don't wait, apply now!

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    • 2019 CFC campaign is underway. #ShowYouCare by #ShowSomeLove to the Foundation CFC#88674. Contact your CFC event organizer for details on how to donate pre-tax dollars.

    • Foundation news about the CFC fundraising campaign, Volunteer thank yous and award information. Click to read more.

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    • Foundation news about the CFC fundraising campaign, the WHF at the 2017 Invictus Games in Toronto, and how to stay in touch with the WHF

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    • Two exciting lectures in Charlotte! Come see Elaine Fuchs at the 2018 WHF-Hunt Lecture and Veronica Haywood at the WHF-3M Fellowship Lecture

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    • Have you submitted your Fellowship application yet? Deadline is coming!

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Current Grants

WHF-3M Fellowship November 26, 2019

The 21st Fellowship is a $15,000, one year grant awarded to a young, non-tenured faculty member doing research in wound healing in the United States.

WHF-Medline Research Grant Innovation Award January 7, 2020

A one year $30,000 grant awarded to a young investigator doing research in wound healing in the United States. The purpose of the award is to stimulate innovative wound healing product development.

Programs

Our programs support wound healing awareness, research and professional and public education.

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