Dr. Barbara Delmore has been in nursing for 35 years. She earned her doctorate from New York University and graduated from Emory’s Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nursing Education Program. She is a board certified wound care nurse and currently employed at NYU Langone Health in NYC as the Senior Nurse Scientist for the Departments of Nursing, and Clinical Assistant Professor, Hansjӧrg Wyss, Department of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Delmore has authored and contributed to numerous publications, podium, and poster presentations. She has also served on several advisory boards, is the Wound Editor for the World Council Enterostomal Therapists (WCET) journal, and a board member for the American Professional Wound Care Association (APWCA), where she was recently awarded Master status. In January 2017, she began her 3-year board of director term for the National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP). Dr. Delmore has been the recipient of several grants and her research has concentrated on the high risk and preventative aspects for pressure injuries and other chronic wound types. She was the recipient of the 2011 Nursing Spectrum Excellence Awards-Finalist Category (Mentorship category), the 2013 Research Excellence Award at NYU Langone Medical Center, and the 2014 Clinical Innovation Award - New York University, College of Nursing/NYU Langone Medical Center. She is also an alumnus of the Hartford Institute Summer Scholars Program at New York University.