Urgo Foundation : Call for projects 2014

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Urgo Foundation : Call for projects 2014

Call for projects 2014: Innovative initiatives and practices for the prevention and management of Diabetic Foot Ulcers

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The mission of the URGO Foundation is to extend the reach of Laboratoires URGO’s commitment to public health.

 

The Foundation focuses on three action pathways:

  • Supporting scientific research
  • Accompanying therapeutic training and prevention activities
  • Encouraging healthcare stakeholders via grants and scientific awards

 

SCIENTIFIC AWARD 2014

download_application_formThe URGO Foundation supports innovative and original projects on diabetic foot ulcers. Projects may be submitted by any healthcare professional working in the field: specialists, clinicians, multidisciplinary teams, etc.

 

Proposed projects may be focused on the prevention or the management of the pathology, in particular:

  • infection management
  • post-amputation physical therapy
  • wound debridement
  • first-line dressing choice (recommendations, protocols, use, etc.)
  • caregiver training
  • management of the patient, the wound and comorbidities
  • improvement of patient compliance
  • epidemiological data and healthcare networks

 

This call for projects is being organized in 6 countries by the URGO Foundation: The United Kingdom, Spain, Germany, China, Vietnam, and Thailand.

 

Deadline for submitting an application : 30th June 2014.

Last update : October 20, 2017