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HHS Selects Pilot Projects to Demonstrate Better Approach to Disaster Medical Care

ABA representatives, Drs. Colleen Ryan, Jim Jeng, and Steve Wolf have been attending many meetings this past summer, in Washington, DC, with the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Preparedness and Response (ASPR) to discuss medical care in response to a disaster.

Larry V. Kaczmarek – 2018 ABA President’s Leadership Award Recipient

I am honored to be the recipient of the 2018 President’s Leadership Award. I am humbled by and appreciative of this prestigious recognition. It has been my privilege to work with the true heroes of the association. My family, friends and colleagues joined me to witness the receipt of this award.  I thank the ABA Board of Trustees, the ABA membership and the fine staff of the ABA central office for the opportunity of a very fulfilling career.

Fire Fighter Corner

The International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) is excited to introduce a new website; www.understandingburncare.org. This collaborative effort is the result of the partnership between the fire service, burn centers and non-profit prevention organizations to provide burn care information and resources available around the country.

2018-2019 ABA Membership Committee (MAC)

Welcome to the Membership Advisory Committee (MAC) Spotlight. This dedicated space will be used to highlight different disciplines within the American Burn Association (ABA), as well as to provide burn centers the opportunity to spotlight unique programs and/or staff.

ABA Cheryl Jordan Scholarship Thank You

I am writing with deepest thanks and appreciation for the opportunity that the ABA Cheryl Jordan Scholarship has granted me. The knowledge that I have gained from my three day visit to the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Jaycee Burn Center has allowed me to grow as a Burn Therapist and was more valuable than any conference that I could have attended.

5 Reasons to Attend Phoenix World Burn Congress

Hosted by Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors, Phoenix World Burn Congress is the world’s largest gathering of the burn community, connecting attendees with support, resources, and each other. For many, it is the first chance to connect with others on the journey of recovery from a burn injury.

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