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Editorial Board

​Editors-in-Chief 

Elizabeth A. Ayello, PhD, MS, BSN, RN, CWON, ETN, MAPWCA, FAAN
Faculty, Excelsior College of Nursing, Albany, NY
Senior Advisor, The John A. Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing, New York, NY
President, Ayello, Harris & Associates, New York, NY
President, World Council of Enterostomal Therapists
Past President (1999), National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel


R. Gary Sibbald, MD, DSc (Hons), MEd, BSc, FRCPC (Med Derm), FAAD, MAPWCA, JM
Professor, Medicine and Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Director, International Interprofessional Wound Care Course & Masters of Science in Community Health (Prevention & Wound Care), Dalla Lana Faculty of Public Health, University of Toronto
Project Lead, Project ECHO Ontario Wound and Skin
Investigator, Institute for Better Health, Trillium Health
Previous President (2008-12), World Union of Wound Healing Societies


Editor Emeritus​

Richard "Sal" Salcido, MD, EdD
William Erdman Professor (Emeritus), Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Senior Fellow, Institute on Aging; and Associate, Institute of Medicine and Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA
Professor and Founding Director, Physician Assistant Studies Program, Dominican University, River Forest, IL


Editorial Advisory Board 

 

Medicine/Surgery

Dan R. Berlowitz, MD, MPH
Chair, Department of Public Health
Professor, Zuckerberg College of Health Sciences
University of Massachusetts-Lowell
Lowell, MA

 

Gregory A. Bohn, MD, FACS, UHM
Central Michigan School of Medicine
Saginaw, MI​

 

Ernest S. Chiu, MD, FACS
Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery, NYU Langone Medical Center
New York, NY​


Caroline E. Fife, MD
Professor of Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology​, Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX


Harold I Friedman, MD, PhD
Chief, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
School of Medicine, University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC



Subhas Gupta, MD, CM, PhD, FRCSC, FACS

Surgical Service Medical Staff Chief and Associate Chief of Surgical Services, Department of Plastic Surgery, Loma Linda University
Loma Linda, CA

 

Jeffrey Levine, MD, AGSF, CWS-P 
Associate Professor of Geriatrics and Palliative Care, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY

 

Dieter Mayer, MD, FEBVS, FAPWCA
Assistant Professor of Vascular Surgery and Head of Wound Care, Cantonal Hospital of Fribourg, Switzerland​

 

Jeffrey A. Niezgoda, MD, FACHM, MAPWCA, CWHS
President & CMO, AZH Wound & Vascular Centers
Milwaukee, WI


Madhuri Reddy, MD
Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

 

Thomas E. Serena, MD, FACS, FACHM, MAPWCA
Founder and CEO, SerenaGroup
Cambridge, MA

 

Biomedical Engineering


David M. Brienza, PhD
University of Pittsburgh,
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences,
Pittsburgh, PA

 

Amit Gefen, PhD
Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv, Israel


Stephen Sprigle, PhD, PT
Director, Center for Assistive Technology and Environmental Access, Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA


Dermatology


Afsaneh Alavi, MD, FRCPC​
Assistant Professor of Dermatology, University of Toronto


Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Laurie Parsons, MD, FRCP(C), IIWCC-CAN
Medical Director, Sheldon Chumir Wound Clinic
Calgary, Alberta, Canada


Economics​


Douglas D. Bradham, DrPH, MA, MPH
Professor of Health Economics and Policy (ret), Ijamsville, MD​​


Nursing

 

Sharon A. Aronovitch, PhD, RN, CWOCN
Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare and Capital Regional Medical Center
Tallahassee, FL
Lead Faculty Program Director, Excelsior College
Albany, NY


Sharon Baranoski, MSN, RN, CWOCN, APN, DAPWCA, FAAN 
Nurse Consultant
Shorewood, IL


Nancy Bergstrom, PhD, RN, FAAN
Theodore J. and Mary E. Trumble Professor of Aging Research and Director, Center on Aging
University of Texas Health Science Center
Houston, TX


Mary Brennan, RN, MBA, CWON, CNS
Pressure Ulcer Task Force, North Shore University Hospital
Manhasset, NY


Jill Cox PhD, RN, APN-c, CWOCN
School of Nursing, Rutgers University
Newark, NJ
Englewood Health
Englewood, NJ


Barbara Delmore PhD, RN, CWCN, MAPWCA, IIWCC-NYU
Center for Innovations in the Advancement of Care
NYU Langone Health
New York, NY

 

Cathy Thomas Hess, BSN, RN, CWOCN
Net Health Systems, Inc
Harrisburg, PA

 

Diane K. Langemo, PhD, RN, FAAN
Chester Fritz Distinguished Professor of Nursing (Emeritus), University of North Dakota College of Nursing
Grand Forks, ND


Kimberly LeBlanc, PhD, RN, WOCC(C)
Wound Ostomy Continence Institute, Nurses Specialized in Wound Ostomy Continence Care Canada
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada


Jenny Prentice, PhD, RN, STN, FAWMA
Editor, WCET Journal
Henley Brook, Western Australia


Hiromi Sanada, PhD, RN, WOCN
Division of Health Sciences and Nursing, The University of Tokyo
Tokyo, Japan


Hiske Smart, MA, RN, PG Dip (UK), IIWCC (Toronto)
King Hamad University Hospital
Muharraq, Kingdom of Bahrain

 

Nancy A. Stotts, EdD, RN, FAAN
Emeritus Professor of Nursing, University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

 

Karen M. Zulkowski, PhD, DNS, RN, CWS
Montana State University-Bozeman
Billings, MT


Nutrition


Andy S. Chu, MS, RD, CDN, CNSC, FAND
Food and Nutrition Services, NYU Langone Health
New York, NY


Mary Demarest Litchford, PhD, RDN, LDN
Case Software & Books, Greensboro, NC


Mary Ellen Posthauer, RDN, CD, LD, FAND
Consultant Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
Evansville, IL

 

Occupational Therapy

Susan L. Garber, MA, OTR, FAOTA, FACRM
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

 

Linda Norton, OT Reg. (Ont), BScOT, OT Reg(ONT), MScCH, PhD
Client Relations and Education Specialist
London, Ontario, Canada

 

Ombudsman and Ethics Consultant


David W. Musick, PhD
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
Greenville, NC

 

Physical Therapy


James A. Birke, PT, PhD
Director of Rehabilitation Services, Health Sciences Center, Diabetes Foot Program, Louisiana State University (ret)
Baton Rouge, LA

 

Teresa Conner-Kerr, PT, PhD, MBA, CLT
Dean, College of Health Sciences & Professions, University of North Georgia
Dahlonega, GA


Anna Polak, PhD, PT
Professor, Academy of Physical Education, Institute of Physioterapy and Health Sciences
Katowice, Silesia, Poland

 

Podiatry


Steven J. Kavros, DPM, FACCWS, CWS, MAPWCA
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN


James McGuire, DPM, PT, CPed, FAPWHc
Director, Leonard Abrams Center for Advanced Wound Healing, Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine
Philadelphia, PA

 

Arthur Stone, DPM
MedNexus, Inc
Greenville, SC

 

Kathya M. Zinszer, DPM, MPH, FAPWCA
Geisinger Health System, Orthopedics Musculoskeletal Institute
Danville, PA

 

Research/Biostatistics


Laura L. Bolton, PhD, FAPWCA
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Department of Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
New Brunswick, NJ

 

Barbara Pieper, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, CWOCN, FAAN
Professor Emerita and Fulbright Scholar, College of Nursing, Wayne State University
Detroit, MI


Kevin Woo, PhD, RN, FAPWCA
Web Editor, Advances in Skin & Wound Care
Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, Queen's University
Kingston, Ontario, Canada​


Tracey L. Yap, PhD, RN, CNE, WCC, FGSA, FAAN
Duke University School of Nursing
Durham, NC

 


Peer Review Panel

 

​Lawrence A. Abramson, DPM, MBA, FAPWCA 

Philadelphia, PA

Chulhyun Ahn, MD
Philadelphia, PA

Janice M. Beitz, PhD, RN, CS, CNOR, CETN 
Philadelphia, PA

Joyce M. Black, PhD, RN, FAAN 
Omaha, NE

Karen Campbell, PhD, MScN, RN, NSWOC
London, Ontario, Canada

Kathleen M. Capitulo, PhD, MSN, RN, FAAN, IIWCC
New York, New York

Laurent O. Chabal, RN, ETN, HES-SO
Geneva, Switzerland

Norman J. Chideckel, MD, FACS 
New York, NY

Gail A. Cresci, MS, RD, LD, CNSD 
Augusta, GA

Janet Cuddigan, PhD, RN, CWCN, CCCN
Omaha, NE

David D'Angelo, DO

Darby, PA

Jean M. de Leon, MD
Dallas, TX

George A. Deitrick, MD
Garden City, NY

Patrick J. Fleming, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FAAD, FCDA
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Elizabeth Kahrs Friedrich, MPH, RDN, CSG, LDN, FAND
Salisbury, North Carolina

Suhad Hadi, DPM, FACFAS

Cleveland, OH

​Susan D. Horn, PhD
Tampa, FL

Anthony R. Iorio, ​DPM, MPH
Long Island City, NY

Robert S. Kirsner, MD
Miami, FL

Chaitanya Kodange, MD(Psy), MBBS, DMM, DHA, IIWCC
Busaiteen, Kingdom of Bahrain


Bharat Kotru, PhD, IIWCC
Bathinda, Punjab, India

Michael J. Lacqua, MD, FAPWCA

Staten Island, NY

Irene Lara-Corrales, MD, MSc
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Nancy Munoz, DCN, MHA, RDN, FAND 
Las Vegas, NV

Frank L. Ross, MD, FACS

New York, NY

Cathryn Sibbald, BScPhm, MD, FRCPC (Derm) DABD
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Robert S. Skerker, MD, FAPWCA

Morristown, NJ

Ranjani Somayaji, BScPT, MD, MPH, FRCPC
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Gulnaz Tariq, MSc, BSc, RN, PG Dip (UK)
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates​

Darryl Werner, MD
Santa Ana, CA