University Centre forNursing and Midwifery

SKIN INTEGRITY RESEARCH GROUP (SKINT)

We aim to generate and implement evidence- based practice about prevention and treatment of skin integrity issues 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

Dimitri Beeckman is introduced as the 12th President of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (EPUAP)
19/09/2019 - by Elien Zwaenepoel
Dimitri Beeckman is introduced as the 12th President of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (EPUAP)

On September 19th, at the EPUAP Annual Meeting in Lyon (France), Prof. Dimitri Beeckman was inaugurated as the 12th President of this international organization.

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Dimitri Beeckman wins the Anna Reynvaan Science Prize 2019
28/05/2019 - by Elien Zwaenepoel
Dimitri Beeckman wins the Anna Reynvaan Science Prize 2019

On 16 May 2019, Dimitri Beeckman and the Skin Integrity Research Group of the UBCV received the Anna Reynvaan Science Prize for their research into the development of an instrument for the classification of incontinence-associated dermatitis (IAD). The GLOBIAD was published in the British Journal of Dermatology.

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