Category Archive for "Bangladesh"

Essential Burn Care training for nurses in Bangladesh (August 2015)

In August our partners in Bangladesh, Acid Survivors Foundation and the National Institute of Burns and Plastic Surgery organised two Essential Burn Care trainings at Dhaka Medical College Hospital. This training was aimed primarily at nurses treating burns at this

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Advanced Burn Care Rehabilitation training in Dhaka, Bangladesh (March 2015)

From the 15th – 19th March 2015, Interburns ran a 5 day intensive training programme in Physical Rehabilitation for Burns. This was a joint programme developed collaboratively delivered by Interburns and the Sunshine Social Welfare Foundation (Taiwan), hosted and delivered

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Advanced Burn Care Rehabilitation training: Dhaka, Bangladesh 15-19 March 2015

Interburns is developing an Advanced Burn Care Rehabilitation training programme for physiotherapists and occupational therapists working in burns in Low and Middle Income Countries, in collaboration with Sunshine Social Welfare Foundation, Taiwan. This five day training will be hosted at

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Transforming lives: article on Interburns volunteer Dominique Potokar

The magazine Swansea Life has recently included a four page article on Interburns volunteer, burns nurse Dominique Potokar (available in pdf here: Article on Dominique). Dominique is part of the Kathmandu to Dhaka (K2D) team riding motorcycles from the capital

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Monitoring and Evaluation Workshop in Dhulikhel, Nepal (March 2014)

In early March Interburns brought together team members from Nepal, UK, Bangladesh and Ghana for a innovative workshop held in Dhulikhel, 1 hour outside Kathmandu. The workshop was focused on training local teams from Bangladesh, Nepal and Ghana in how

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Nursing Team visit India and Bangladesh (February 2014)

In late January and early February, a small nursing team including nurses from the UK, Nepal and Canada visited the Interburns Training Centre in Indore, India and the National Institute for Burns and Plastic Surgery in Dhaka, Bangladesh, to work

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