Editorial Board

​Editors-in-Chief 

Elizabeth A. Ayello, PhD, 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


R. Gary Sibbald, MD, DSc (Hons), MEd, BSc, FRCPC (Med Derm), FAAD, MAPWCA, JM
Professor of Medicine and Public Health and Director, International Interprofessional Wound Care Course and Masters of Science in Community Health, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada


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
Attending Physician, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veteran's Hospital
Bedford, 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

 

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
AZH Wound & Vascular Centers
Milwaukee, WI


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

 

Thomas E. Serena, MD, FACS, FACHM, MAPWCA
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​
Physician, University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Jose Contreras-Ruiz, MD
Coordinator, Interdisciplinary Wound Ostomy Care Centre, Universidad Panamericana
Mexico City, Mexico

 

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 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

 

Leslie DeSanti, BS, RN
Trauma and Burn Center, Brigham & Women's Hospital
Boston, MA

 

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

 

Diane K. Langemo, PhD, RN, FAAN
Chester Fritiz 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
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 Medical Center
New York, NY

 

Becky Dorner, RD, LD
President, Becky Dorner & Associates, Inc
Dunedin, FL

 

Mary Ellen Posthauer, RDN, CD, LD, FAND
MEP Healthcare Dietary Services, Inc
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, BScOT, OT Reg(ONT), MScCH
National Education, Shoppers Home Health Care
Toronto, 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

 

Pamela Houghton, HBSc, BScPT, PhD 
School of Physical Therapy, Western University
London, Ontario, Canada

 

Luther C. Kloth, MS, PT, CWS, FAPTA
Department of Physical Therapy, Marquette University
Milwaukee, WI

 

Podiatry


Steven J. Kavros, DPM, FACCWS, CWS, MAPWCA
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN
President, American Professional Wound Care Association


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, 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​

 

M. Gail Woodbury, PhD, MSc, BSc, BScPT​
University of Western Ontario
London, Ontario, Canada

 


Peer Review Panel

 

​Lawrence A. Abramson, DPM, MBA, FAPWCA 

Philadelphia, PA

Chulhyun Ahn, MD
Philadelphia, PA

Sharon A. Aronovitch, PhD, APRN, BC, CWOCN 
Tallahasse, FL

Mona Baumgarten, PhD 
Baltimore, MD

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

Joyce M. Black, PhD, MSN, BSN 
Omaha, NE

Alan R. Catanzariti, DPM 
Pittsburgh, PA

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

Jill Cox, PhD, RN, APN-c, CWOCN
Englewood, NJ

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. Dietrick, MD
Bronx, NY

David Eisenbud, MD, CWS 
Millburn, NJ

Eric Espensen, DMP 
Burbank, CA

Harold I. Friedman, MD, PhD 
Columbia, SC

Charles F. Gokoo, MD 
Louisville, TX

Suhad Hadi, DPM 
San Antonio, TX

​Susan D. Horn, PhD
Salt Lake City, UT

​Robert S. Kirsner, MD
Miami, FL

Michael J. Lacqua, MD
Staten Island, NY

​Paul A. Liguori, MD

Haverhill, MA​


Julie C. Lowery, PhD 
Ann Arbor, MI

Patrick McNees, PhD 
Seattle, WA

Robert W. Mendicino, DMP, FACFAS 
Pittsburgh, PA

Philip J. Obiedzinski, DPM, PA
Rutherford, NJ

​Frank L. Ross, MD, FACS
New York, NY

Ronald G. Scott, MD 
Plano, TX

Robert S. Skerker, MD, FAPWCA
Springfield, MA

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

Richard Wasserman, MD 
Columbia, SC

Gregory Weir, MD
Gezina, South Africa

Darryl Werner, MD, FAPWCA
Santa Ana, CA

JoAnne D. Whitney, PhD, RN, CWCN, FAAN 
Seattle, WA​​