Elisa Winn, MSN, RN, RN-BC, CWON
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose

Elisa Winn, a Virginia native, earned her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from VCU in 2001 and her Master’s degree in Nursing Administration and Leadership from VCU in 2011. She is a Certified Wound and Ostomy Nurse and a Certified Ambulatory Care Nurse, and she currently serves as the manager of the Wound Care Team and Pressure Injury Prevention Program at VCU Medical Center. Elisa has over 15 years of nursing experience in both inpatient and ambulatory settings. Her professional objective is to support the interprofessional team in implementing organizational initiatives to reduce hospital-acquired pressure injuries. She is passionate about educating interdisciplinary team members on the importance of skin preservation, and she lectures frequently in the VCU Medical Center environment.

Elisa has co-authored an article submitted for publication on medical device-related pressure injuries and is currently involved with a research study investigating the pulmonary benefits of verticalization therapy.