According to the American Burn Association (ABA), every year over 450,000 serious burn injuries occur in the United States that require medical treatment.
The ABA is pleased to announce the ABA members that have been appointed to the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma.
Two stories from the 14th Annual Valley Preferred Spirit of Courage Awards Celebration held at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg in Bethlehem, PA.
The ABA Special Achievement Award is awarded periodically to members of the burn community acknowledging their stellar contribution to the field of thermal and non-thermal injuries.
The Cheryl Jordan Scholarship is awarded to a non-physician burn team member with the opportunity and learn from an ABA verified burn center.
The Harvey Stuart Allen Distinguished Service Award is awarded to an outstanding North American scientist for his/her contribution in the burn field.