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Queen Mary University of London Postgraduate Certificate & Master of Science in Burn Care @ Distance Learning
Oct 1 2018 @ 9:00 am – Sep 30 2020 @ 5:00 pm

Queen Mary University of London are offering a 1 year Post Graduate Certificate and a 2 year Master of Science in Burn Care. These courses are suited for all members of the burns multidisciplinary team and are delivered on a distance learning basis to suit full-time professionals in the field.

For more information contact Amanda Gaddes via

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University of Glasgow Graduate Certificate: Burns & Plastic Surgery Care for Adults & Paediatrics @ University of Glasgow
Sep 2 2019 @ 9:00 am – Mar 11 2020 @ 5:00 pm

The course offers:
60 credits at graduate level (level 3, SCQF level 9) for all 3 courses
20 credits per course for credited continuing professional development

The Course aims to:
– Develop a broad knowledge base and understanding of the principle features required to manage patients with burn injury and those undergoing plastic surgery
– Provide educational basis to critically evaluate the delivery of care to patients with burn injury and undergoing plastic surgery
– Develop a sound understanding of the physical and psychological impact that burn injury or conditions requiring plastic and reconstructive surgery have on quality of life.

Learning Outcomes:
Principles of reconstructive plastic surgery and burn injury care: 2 -4 September 2019
Plastic and reconstructive surgery:  adults and paediatrics: 2 – 4 December 2019
Burn injury:  adults and paediatrics:  9 – 11 March 2020

One block of 3 mandatory taught days supported by online learning

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Birmingham City University: Professional Practice Burns and Plastic Surgery Modules @ Birmingham City University
Oct 4 2019 @ 9:00 am – Apr 30 2020 @ 5:00 pm

Boost your career potential with our Professional Practice Programme.

Choose from a selection of modules that can be studied on their own or as part of an award, leading to a degree or master’s qualification (depending on what modules you choose).

We have a wide variety of modules covering different specialisms across the healthcare sector.

Our Burns and Plastic Surgery modules are ideal if you are looking to develop your specialist knowledge in this area, to both enhance your career prospects and enrich the care that you provide.  The modules are relevant to both adult and paediatric nurses.

Pathway Modules:
Physiological and Psychological Principles of Plastic Surgery and Burn Care (LBR6533/ LBR7485) – Level 6 and 7
Caring for Patients with a Burn Injury (LBR6529/LBR7480) – Level 6 and 7
Caring for Patients Undergoing Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (LBR6531/LBR7483) – Level 6 and 7

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Scar Needling Masterclass @ The Blizard Institute
Nov 29 @ 9:00 am – Nov 30 @ 5:00 pm

The Masterclass is relevant to burn care professionals involved in scar management and a number of burn services who have adopted needling in their armamentarium.

The faculty consist of experts in scar needling from a variety of fields including physical therapy, plastic surgery and dermatology. These experts will guarantee that you will be offered the latest and the best what science and clinical practice have to offer in this field.

The programme consists of lectures, discussions, case studies, live demonstrations and hands-on training.

The organisation has applied for CME accreditation.

A Welcome Message from the Organisers:

Dear friends and colleagues,

It is with great pleasure that we present this first MasterClass Scar Needling 2019.

The aim of this MasterClass is to improve your skills in scar needling by means of lectures, discussions, case studies, live demonstrations and hands-on training.

It is our ambition to emphasize both scientific and clinical aspects of microneedling. Also, discussions will be held around protocols, guidelines and scope of practice.

The faculty consists of renown experts in scar needling, dermatology and burns.

The Organising Committee will apply for EACCME accreditation.

The city of London will enchant you with charm, history and today’s and tomorrow’s highlights. Science, a beautiful environment, great food and pleasant company is what we are planning for you on 29 – 30 November 2019.

Peter Moortgat  – Ioannis Goutos  –  Koen Maertens


BBA Joint Conference with the International Society for Burn Injuries @ International Conference Centre
Aug 23 @ 9:00 am – Aug 27 @ 5:00 pm

Programme to follow…

Registration will open on 1 November 2019 and the early bird deadline is 30 April 2020.  Late registration will commence on 15 July 2020.

Abstract submissions will open on 1 November 2010 and will close on 1 February 2020.

Visit the Joint Conference website