Events Calendar

Sep
28
Fri
2018
European Burns Association 2nd Educational Course @ De Doelen
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – Sep 29 @ 5:00 pm

The heat is on, innovations in Burn Care! Are you ready for the new era?

Check the full programme on www.eba2018.org 

 

Early bird Registration Deadline
Register before 30 July to take advantage of the early bird registration fee.

Special discounted group registration fees

You are eligible for discounted rate on the registration fee if you are a group of 10 attendees or more from the same organization.

Visit www.eba2018.org/registration to learn more about the Group Registration or contact eba@congresscare.com

Call for abstracts (posters)
Abstract deadline: 16 July 2018.
Share your knowledge and research by submitting your abstract!
Please read the abstract submission guidelines carefully before submitting your abstract.

CME accreditation for the European Burns Association Educational course is applied for the
European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®)

Oct
1
Mon
2018
Burn Care & Rehabilitation Level 3 / Level M Module Course @ Bristol
Oct 1 2018 @ 9:00 am – Feb 28 2019 @ 5:00 pm

This Learning & Development Specialist Course is run by North Bristol NHS Trust in partnership with the University of the West of England and is a 40 credit Level 3 / Level M module 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.

Face-to-face days are interspersed with self-directed online study covering a wide range of topics within burn care. The assessment is in two components comprising a presentation and critically reflective online Blog.

On successful completion the 40 credits can be used towards a Degree or Masters programme.  Contact dates: 11/10, 18/10, 01/11, 08/11, 29/11, 05/12, 07/02.  Assignment (attendance required): 07/02/2019

Closing date for applications: Monday 1st October 2018

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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 academic-plastics@qmul.ac.uk

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Oct
3
Wed
2018
An Introduction to Burn Care – 3 Day Course @ Broomfield Hospital
Oct 3 @ 9:00 am – Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm

Are you looking to enhance your knowledge and skills in all aspects of burn care?

This three day specialist course is suitable for nursing, physiotherapy, and healthcare support workers and anyone working in a burn care setting  

Includes presentations by experts in all areas of burns care from assessment to rehabilitation.  European Burns association accredited.

Topics to include:

  • Fluid Management and Wound assessment
  • Infection prevention & Sepsis
  • Pain management and Nutrition
  • Dressings and surgical management
  • Mental health and psychological therapies
  • Patient experience – an ex ITU patient Q&A session
  • Scar management, lasers and many more!

Accommodation may be available on request.

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Oct
4
Thu
2018
Burns and Plastic Surgery Part-time Course @ Birmingham City University
Oct 4 2018 @ 9:00 am – Mar 15 2019 @ 5:00 pm

This part-time burns and plastic surgery course is aimed at paediatric or adult nurses and allied health professionals working in burns or plastic surgery.

The following modules can be taken as standalone modules or as part of a level 6 or level 7 award.

 

    • Physiological and Psychological Principles of Plastic Surgery and Burn Care  –  04/10/2018, 05/10/2018, 19/10/2018, 02/11/2018 (online study day), 15/11/2018, 16/11/2018

     

    • Caring for Patients with a Burn Injury 29/11/2018, 30/11/2018, 14/12/2018, 11/01/2019 (online study day), 17/01/2019, 18/01/2019

     

    • Caring for Patients Undergoing Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery  31/01/2019, 01/02/2019, 15/02/2019, 01/03/2019 (online study day), 14/03/2019, 15/03/2019

 

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Oct
5
Fri
2018
Management of the Critically Ill Burns Patient Course @ Chelsea & Westminster Hospital
Oct 5 all-day

The Management of the Critically Ill Burns Patient Course is a one-day event showcasing the role of the multi-disciplinary team in improving patient outcomes. Many of the complexities involved in the management of the critically ill burns patient will be covered, including anaesthesia, surgical strategies, intensive care, ongoing burns research and the longer term psychological issues that patients can have following a burns injury.

 Who should attend?

All interested people are welcome including intensivists, anaesthetists, surgeons, microbiologists, researchers, nurses, ODPs, pharmacists, dieticians, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and psychologists.

What is the cost?

The course costs £100 for doctors and £50 for nurses, AHPs and students

Are coffee and lunch included in the fee?

Yes, coffee and lunch are provided

Has the event been approved for CPD points?

CPD accreditation from the Royal College of Anaesthetists has been applied for

Is there a Provisional Programme?

Yes- to follow shortly

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