Welcome to WHASA

The Wound Healing Association of Southern Africa (WHASA) is a multidisciplinary organization incorporating a team approach towards wound healing.

We intend becoming the primary resource for healthcare professionals to foster research and education while advancing wound management.

Executive Committee

President: Febe Bruwer
Vice President:  Johlene Sander
Treasurer: Mariette Swart
Secretary:  Brinsley Davids
Journal Editor:  Nick Kairinos
Exco Members: Maria Giaquinto-Cilliers, Anita Stavast, Zhavandre van der Merwe, Wilma Heesterbeek and Denischka Uys.
Trade Representatives: Candice Pennington and Reghart Botha


The “CONSTITUTION OF THE WOUND HEALING ASSOCIATION OF SOUTHERN AFRICA” was last updated in 2010. The constitution includes the name, purpose, objectives, membership, committees, meetings, fees and dissolution.

Click here to view and download the Constitution.