News & Events
On 19 July 2016, at an event at The Royal College of Surgeons of England, the charity published its Scar Free Strategy and formally changed its name.
Congratulations to Winthrop Professor Fiona M Wood who gave the A B Wallace Memorial Lecture 2016 entitled “Striving for Excellence in Burn Care” at the BBA Annual Conference in Newcastle.
A short biography for Professor Wood is available below:
Congratulations to Ruth Tevlin, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Cork University Hospital for her Essay entitled “Education in Burns: Lessons from the Past and Objectives for the Future”.
Congratulations to Hendrik Hoeksema for his presentation of a paper entitled “Burn Depth Assessment: Laser Doppler Imaging (LDI) vs Enzymatic Debridement” at the BBA Annual Conference on 11 - 13 May 2016 in Newcastle.
Congratulations to the two runner ups: Michael Serghiou for his presentation of a paper entitled “Novel Use of a Self-Adhesive Silicone Fabric Sheeting for Managing Difficult Eye Contractions” and Julia Sarginson for her presentation of a paper entitled “The Inflammatory Response to Small Burns in Young Children”.
Congratulations to Emma Johnson for her presentation of a scientific poster entitled “Hairstyling Hazards and other Non-Scald Burns in Children - Results from a Prospective UK Study” at the BBA Annual Conference on 11 - 13 May 2016 in Newcastle.
Congratulations to Debbie Smith for her presentation of a non-scientific poster entitled “The Northern Burn Network Development of Therapy Competencies to Ensure Quality of Care” at the BBA Annual Conference on 11 - 13 May 2016 in Newcastle.