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SKIN INTEGRITY RESEARCH GROUP (SKINT)

Generating and implementing evidence- based woundcare and skin integrity prevention and treatment in healthcare 

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PuClas4 is a new e-learning tool about pressure ulcers and incontinence-associated dermatitis (IAD). Access to the tool is granted after online registration. 

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recent news

Prof. Beeckman's official inauguration as full professor at Örebro University!
07/05/2022 - by Anika Fourie
Prof. Beeckman's official inauguration as full professor at Örebro University!

On May 7, 2022, Prof. Beeckman was officially inaugurated as a full professor of nursing science at Örebro University in Sweden. In his role, he will establish the Swedish Centre for Skin and Wound Research (SCENTR) and work strategically with the Faculty of Medicine and Health to develop and internationalise research. He will combine this post with his professorship at Ghent University. Synergy between the Skin Integrity Research Group (SKINT) in Belgium and SCENTR in Sweden will be high on the agenda in the coming years. The integration and application of technology in wound care and person-centred care will be at the core of the research of both research groups.

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27/04/2022 - by Anika Fourie

Congratulations! Dr. Hanne Van Tiggelen successfully defended her doctoral thesis on skin tears on 27 April 2022. View her publications on the 'research/skin tears' tab.

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