1968 - 2018
50 Years of Making an Impact
WOC Nurse Week - April 15-21, 2018
- The first meeting of the newly formed American Associate of Enterostomal Therapists (AAET) was held on January 23, 1969 at the Cleveland Clinic. There were 21 attendees.
- At the first meeting in Cleveland, the AAET had grown from 12 founders to 33 members.
- There are over 30 official WOCN® Society Regions and Affiliates across North America.
- As of 2018, the WOCN Society has grown to have over 5,100 members!