Category Archive for "Training"

Wales for Africa fund burns nursing training in Malawi (July 2019)

Since its inception in 2006, Interburns has proudly been an international development organisation based in Wales. Over the last 6 years, the Welsh government’s Wales for Africa programme has supported several Interburns projects in West and East Africa. These include:

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Improving Burn Care in Bangladesh and Nepal since 2013 in partnership with DFID (June 2019)

  6 years ago in 2013, Interburns began its first large international project funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID), supporting 14 hospitals in Bangladesh and Nepal. South Asia is one of the regions of the world with

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Supporting Burns Nurses in Malawi and Ethiopia (May 2019)

In May 2019, a small team from the Centre for Global Burn Injury Policy and Research at Swansea University and Interburns led a workshop on implementation science and quality improvement for nurses working in burns. A total of 8 nurses

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New DFID Grant to Improve Burn Care in Ethiopia (May 2019)

Interburns has been working in Ethiopia since early 2015, when we were invited to Addis Ababa by the Federal Ministry of Health to review their national strategy for burn care and prevention. At the time, Ethiopia had just 2 burn

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Burn Care Day in Guwahati, Assam (February 2019)

On the 19th and 20th February 2019, the Burn Care Foundation held its 5th Burn Care Day, an annual event to raise awareness of burn injuries in Assam. This was hosted at the District Library Auditorium and at Nemcare hospital.

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Advanced Nursing training for nurses in Ethiopia and Malawi (February 2019)

Nursing is an absolutely crucial aspect of burn care. Burns is also often regarded asĀ one of the most challenging specialties in nursing. Unfortunately, in many resource-poor countries globally, the training opportunities for nurses to learn specific burns treatments and the

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Nurses, Surgeons and Therapists from across Kathmandu take part in EBC training (January 2019)

Essential Burn Care is a training course developed by Interburns specifically for health care staff working in low and middle income countries. Since 2013, EBC has been delivered independently in Nepal by local faculty through our local partner, Nepal Burn

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Essential Burn Care training in Nepalgunj, Nepal (December 2018)

Essential Burn Care is a training course developed by Interburns specifically for health care staff working in low and middle income countries. Since 2013, EBC has been delivered independently in Nepal by local faculty through our local partner, Nepal Burn

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First ever ABC Surgery programme trains 35 surgeons in Kirtipur, Nepal (November 2018)

Burn surgery is a critical aspect of effective burn care and in many countries globally, patients with burn injuries are operated on by surgeons with little or no specific training in burns surgery. To address this area of need, Interburns

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Driving Global Burn Care training in Ethiopia, Nepal, Bangladesh and OPT (October 2018)

Over the next few years, Interburns will be delivering a range of burn care training to staff across Ethiopia, Nepal, Bangladesh, Malawi, and the Occupied Palestinian Territories. This training is typically delivered by local health care staff who have received

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