Dorothy Doughty MN, RN, CWOCN, CFCN, FAAN

WOC Nurse Clinician; WOC Nurse Instructor Emory, Emory University Hospital; Emory WOC Nursing Education Center

I have been a WOC nurse since 1980 and have experience in the acute care and outpatient care settings. I was Director of the Emory University WOC Nursing Education Program for 30 years and am still an Instructor with the Emory program; I am now a clinician at Emory University Hospital. I am past President of the WOCN and was a member of the task force that developed both the Peristomal Skin Assessment Guide and the Patient Peristomal Skin Assessment Guide. I have a number of publications and presentations in the area of ostomy care.