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The WOCN® Society Announces Inaugural Class for Fellow Program

Congratulations to the first cohort of WOCN Fellow inductees

Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, June 7, 2023 – The Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society™ (WOCN®) is excited to announce the inaugural class of the WOCN Fellow Program, the highest and most prestigious award offered by the WOCN® Society. Fellows accepted to this program are all members of the WOCN® Society who were selected for nursing excellence and outstanding contributions to the practice of wound, ostomy, and continence care.

2023 Fellows:

“Congratulations to our first cohort of WOCN Fellow inductees,” said Dea Kent, DNP, RN, NP-C, CWOCN, WOCN® Society President. “Your proven excellence in the WOC nursing profession is remarkable, and we are thrilled to recognize you and your contributions, knowledge, and expertise with this accolade.”

The inaugural class of WOCN Fellows was inducted into the program at a ceremony held Tuesday, June 6, 2023, in Las Vegas, Nevada at WOCNext® 2023.

About WOCN®
Founded in 1968, the Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society™ (WOCN®) is the largest and most recognized professional nursing community dedicated to advancing the practice and delivery of expert healthcare to individuals with wound, ostomy, and continence care needs. Through relevant education, effective advocacy, cutting-edge science, a supportive network, and a patient-centric approach, the Society enables professional growth for 5,000+ members and aids in improving patient outcomes. Visit wocn.org.