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Welcome to the BBA

The BBA is a non-profit making organisation whose membership is made up of those people interested in taking forward the Aims of the Association which are burn prevention, and the propagation of knowledge on the best treatment and rehabilitation following a burn injury.

The Association organises educational events and an annual scientific meeting to provide a forum for both members and non-members.

A website advertising facility for meetings, courses and study days is open to members only.  Agreed allied professional organisations are also eligible to advertise on the website. To advertise, please contact the BBA Manager at:  .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).  Please note that the BBA does not offer a course endorsement facility.

News & Events

Meetings and Conferences

21st Congresso SiUst (Società Italiana Ustioni) and 18th MBC Meeting

21st Congresso SiUst (Società Italiana Ustioni) and 18th MBC Meeting (Euro Mediterranean Council for Burns and Fire Disaster)

To be held on 16th - 20th November 2014 in Turin, Italy

The conference flyer and final programme is available below:

Congress Turin: 16 - 20.11.14.pdf

BAPRAS Winter Scientific Meeting

To be held at the Royal College of Surgeons of England, London on 26 - 28 November 2014

The full programme for the BAPRAS Winter Meeting is available to view on the BAPRAS website at http://www.bapras.org.uk/teaching_and_learning/bapras_scientific_meetings/winter_scientific_meeting_2014/programme

Online registration closes on 24.11.14. Registration and Event Information is available at http://www.bapras.org.uk/teaching_and_learning/bapras_scientific_meetings/winter_scientific_meeting_2014

Society of Academic & Research Surgery (SARS) Annual Meeting:  BBA Section

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS FOR BBA SECTION OF THE SOCIETY OF ACADEMIC & RESEARCH SURGERY ANNUAL MEETING 2015

Following the success of the BBA Section of the SARS Meeting held at Robinson College, University of Cambridge in January 2014, we are pleased to announce that the BBA Section of the 2015 SARS meeting will be held at Durham University on Thursday 8th January 2015.

Abstracts can be submitted online now at http://www.surginet.org.uk/abstracts

CLOSING DATE for submission is 9.00am, 9th SEPTEMBER 2014

All abstracts must be submitted online.  The top abstract selected will be invited to compete for the highly prestigious Patey Prize, with the remainder of those selected invited to present as an Oral Presentation in the Jackson Prize or Gibson Prize sessions.

Further details are on the abstract guidelines below.

SARS: Durham 8.1.15 - Guidelines for Abstract Preparation.pdf

Further queries should be addressed to Sarah King.at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Study Days

Burn Care & Rehabilitation Specialist Course

1st October 2014

North Bristol NHS Trust in partnership with the University of West of England Specialist Module

October 2014 - March 2015

this 30 credit Level 3 / Level M module is for Nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Dietitians, Psychologists, Counsellors, Theatre staff and other professions allied to medicine working in a Burn Care or relevant practice setting.
On successful completion the 30 credits can be used towards a Degree or Masters programme.

Further details are available in the pdf document below:

North Bristol & West of England Burn Care and Rehab course - Oct 14 - Mar 15.pdf

Minor Burns Study Days at Broomfield Hospital

21st November 2014

Minor Burns Study Days at Broomfield Hospital will be held on the following dates:

21 November 2014
9 January 2015

For further information, please email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)