International Ostomy Association (IOA)
Association internationale des stomisés
1975 Weesp Netherlands
1975, Weesp (Netherlands). New Constitution approved by delegates during Council Meeting, Frankfurt (Germany), Nov 2010, which changed the organization from a country member association led by elected officers to a regional structure led by a Coordination Committee.
Improve the quality of life of ostomates and those with related surgeries worldwide; encourage the highest possible standards of surgery, medical attention and patient after-care; assist member associations to help rehabilitate ostomates.
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Coordination Committee, consisting of representatives of each affiliated region. Regional Affiliate Associations (3): D-XD5753 - Asian and South Pacific Ostomy Association (ASPOA); D-XD4907 - European Ostomy Association (EOA); D-XD5751 - Ostomy Association of the Americas (OAA).
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