2018-2020 Education Committee Chairperson



Denise Hibbert

[email protected]

Saudi Arabia

2018-2020 WCET Education Committee

Carmen George, Australia 

Carol Stott, Australia

Elizabeth English, Australia

Sonia Regina Perez Evangalista Dantas, Brazil

Vera Lucia Conceicao De Gouveia Santos , Brazil

Kimberly LeBlanc, Canada

Louise Forest-Lalande, Canada

Louise Rafferty, Saudi Arabia

Heidi Hevia, Chile

Aihua (Alice) Chen, China

Hong Yang (Heidi) Hu, China

Jie Chen, China

Jin Lui, China

Wang Ling Yan, China

Yanli Song, China

Yajuan (Julia) Weng, China

Zhang Shuangshuang, China

Sandra Guerrero Gamboa, Colombia

Chak-Hau Pang, Hong Kong

Arum Pratiwi, Indonesia - WCET NNGF Committee Chairperson

Irma Puspita Arisanty, Indonesia

Zahra Dokouhaki, Iran

Mariam Mohd Nasir, Malaysia

Lupita Lobo Cordero, Mexico

Laurent Chabal, Switzerland - WCET Vice President

Jo Sicca, UK

Jill Cox, USA

Dr Juliano Moraes, Brazil


WCET Education Committee Goals & Objectives 2018-2020

1. General aims and goals:

  • To collaborate towards the accomplishment of the WCET mission and vision, goals and objectives
  • To support the development of ET (Stoma, Wound, Continence) education around the world, particularly in developing countries and in countries where there is presently no ET (Stoma, Wound, Continence) Nursing specialized education
  • To collaborate with the other WCET Committees on the continuous development and improvement of WCET activities around the world
  • To continuously improve the efficiency of the ETNEP/REP recognition process
  • To increase the number and quality of agreements between WCET and international educational organizations towards a better quality of specialized ET (Stoma, Wound, Continence) Nursing education
  • To facilitate the development of new educational resources and materials
  • To collaborate in ensuring the scientific program for WCET is representative of innovations in global ET (stoma, wound, continence) clinical practice, research, education and leadership  


2. Specific goals:

  • To facilitate small working groups within the education committee to:
    • Review and update all Education Committee procedures, documents and forms
    • To update the ETNEPs/ REPs website
    • Produce and distribute the students’ and ETNEP/REP programs certificates
    • Produce new educational resources including webinars, videos, pocket guides etc. and to encourage translation into other languages
  • To stimulate members to send written materials to WCET BullETin and JWCET (a least one subject each two BullETins)
  • To identify countries for ET (stoma, wound, continence) education development 
  • To work with Congress Scientific Committee on Scientific Program and procedures  


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