Trudie Young

Trudie YoungTrudie is director of education and training for the Welsh Wound Innovation Centre.

She has been a nurse since 1979 and works as a tissue viability nurse with Velindre NHS Trust. Trudie is active across several wound care organisations and has been chair of the Scientific Committee of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel and chair of the UK Tissue Viability Society.

Trudie was a Trustee of The Lindsay Leg Club Foundation for eight years. Within Wales Trudie is a past chair of the All Wales Tissue Viability Nurses Forum and is a member of the management group of the Welsh Wound Network. She also lectures on tissue viability for the University of South Wales. 

Trudie is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the School of Medicine, Cardiff University.