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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.

News & Events

Meetings and Conferences

1st Candian Burn Association Meeting

The 1st Canadian Burn Association Meeting will be held in Toronto on 26th - 27th May 2014.

Further information is available at:  http://www.cepd.utoronto.ca/cdnburnsymposium/

17th Congress of the International Society for Burn Injuries (ISBI)

The 17th Congress of the International Society for Burn Injuries (ISBI) will take place at the Hilton Sydney Hotel in Sydney, Australia from 12 to 16 October 2014. For more information and registration, please visit isbi2014.com.

Study Days

Burns Management Study Days - Stoke Mandeville Hospital

6th May 2014

This is a one day interactive course, free of charge for any healthcare professional expected to manage the care of the burn injured patient in either pre-hospital, hospital or emergency context.

Study Days in 2014 will be held on:

25th February
1st April
6th May
3rd June
1st July
30th September
11th November

Venue:  Sir Henry Floyd Auditorium, Stoke Mandeville Hospital, Mandeville Road, Aylesbury, HP21 8AL.
Lunch and Refreshment provided

The study day will cover:

Causes and Types of Burns
First Aid & Pre—hospital Care
Emergency Assessment and Management
Burns Fluid Resuscitation
Burn Size and Depth Assessment
Minor Burns Management
Burns Referral and TRIPS (Telemedicine)
And much more…

To secure a place on the course, please book via Buckinghamshire NHS Trust intranet or by emailing .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
For further information please call Suzie Whiting on 07768 038 923

Children’s Burns Research Centre “Building a Children’s Burns Research Network” - Bristol

6th June 2014

A one day meeting of interest to all disciplines working with children’s burns and particularly for those interested in research and developing the evidence base for practice. 
The meeting will include:
- International keynote speakers
- Presentations of current research from around the UK
- Workshops to develop collaborative research ideas
- Evidence into practice sessions

To register your interest and direct queries please contact:
Lauren Bratby, Centre Coordinator
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Tel:  +44 (0)117 340 2032
For more information, see the Children’s Burns Research Centre at:
http://www.bristol.ac.uk/social-community-medicine/childrens-burns/education

Burns & ICU Teaching Programme:  Management of the Critically Ill Patient

15th September 2014

Venue:  Magill Anaesthetic Library, Level 5, Lift Bank B, Chelsea & Westminster Hospital
Time:  9am - 5pm
Chaired by Dr Marcela P Vizcaychipi and Ms Joanne Atkins
Supported by Professor Masao Takata, Imperial College London
This is a Study Day aimed at those training in Anaesthesia, Intensive Care Medicine and Burns but welcome to all.  The emphasis will be to cover the key areas in the management of the critically ill burns patient.
Cost:  £60 for doctors and £30 for nurses

Please complete registration form and make cheque payable to:
“Chelsea & Westminster Health Charity, Fund 556” and send to:  Dr Marcela P Vizcaychipi, Magill Department of Anaesthetics, Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, 369 Fulham Road, London SW10 9NH
CW Management of Critically Ill Patient - Programme.pdf
CW Management of Critically Ill Patient - Flyer.pdf
CW Management of Critically Ill Patient - Registration Form.docx