- To promote a local network of resources for the benefit of patients suffering from either an ongoing leg ulcer or wound management problem, through the establishment of specialist services supported by appropriately qualified staff – some of who may be termed clinical nurse specialists / advanced practitioners.
- To provide a forum to advance the education of nurses and other healthcare professionals involved in the treatment of persons with leg ulcers and related conditions including wounds through discussion, debate and dissemination of relevant research findings.
- Development of new branches / affiliations of the Leg Ulcer Forum within the UK.
- To liaise with similar and appropriate organisations in other countries in order to facilitate appropriate international associations.
List of executive committee members
President – Christine Moffatt
Chair / Commercial Liaison – Susan Knight
Co-Treasurer / Wounds UK / EWMA Liaison- Mark Collier
Education Coordinator – Brenda King
Deputy Education Coordinator – Julie Day
Journal Editor, Irene Anderson
Stand Manager -Kirsty Mahoney
Administration Hazel Morley
Minute Secretary Alison Beasley
Wounds UK Liason- Richard Shorney
Quality Agenda – Nicola Whayman
Deputy Stand Manager Florrie Mowatt
Scottish Affiliation – Margaret Armitage
Irish Affiliation – Roisin Mcswiggan
Website Coordinator – Gail Powell
Deputy Journal Editor -Pia O’Bank
Commercial member -Signe Colville Coloplast
Commercial member – Ian Sykes Crawford Healthcare