Category Archive for "Research"

Pan African Burns Society conference in Addis Ababa (June 2017)

The Pan African Burn Society (PABS) held its biennial conference for 2017 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 6-9th June. Following on from the first Francophone conference in Cote d’Ivoire in Abidjan in early 2015, the conference brought together over 80

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Developing practical guidelines and checklists for global burn care (February 2017)

In February 2017, Interburns held an international consensus meeting in Kathmandu Nepal to develop practical guidelines and checklists for burn care that can be used by individual clinicians working in resource-poor settings globally. The meeting was held over 5 days

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‘Helping burns climb up the international agenda’ – Lancet profile of Tom Potokar (June 2016)

www.thelancet.com Vol 387 June 25, 2016 РWritten by Tony Kirby Tom Potokar was inspired to be a doctor after watching a M̩decins Sans Fronti̬res (MSF) documentary on Vietnamese boat people in the 1970s. Today, he is a consultant in

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Workshop with Nepal Burn Society in Nagarkot (September 2015)

In September Interburns held a workshop in Nagarkot, Nepal with members of Nepal Burn Society and clinicians from the 7 different hospitals involved in our national project to improve burn care and prevention across Nepal, funded by the UK Department

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Solar Lamp Project in India: Article in Burns Journal

In 2012-3, Dr Shobha Chamania, Director of the Interburns Training Centre (ITC) at Choirtham Hospital and Research Centre in India ran a research project to assess the feasibility of using solar and LED lamps as a sustainable alternative to kerosene

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Nutrition Support in Burn Patients – workshop at Interburns Training Centre (October 2013)

Advanced Training workshop on Nutrition Support in Burn Patients at Interburns Training Centre Interburns is pleased to announce that the Interburns Training Centre (ITC) at Choithram Hospital and Research Centre, Indore, India is hosting an advanced training workshop in nutritional

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