What do I do if I have registered but can’t find my password?

Visit the virtual conference portal, enter your email address, and click “Forgot Password”. An email will be sent with your password.

What do I do if I have registered but the system says my email is not registered?

The system takes 1 business day after registration to appear in the virtual conference system. If it has been more than 1 business day, please contact abacentraloffice@ameriburn.org.

Can I register at any time during the 2020 virtual meeting, if I didn’t register initially? How?

YES! Click here to register. You will receive an email with login instructions and a link to the conference. It may take up to 24 hours for you to receive the email.

The video isn’t playing, there is just a black box – help!

We recommend using Chrome if possible. Click here for the steps to make sure that the site allows flash player content.

Where can I find my poster?

Poster sessions were combined into topic categories in the Virtual Conference. You can find a list of the posters in each category along with the poster numbers here.

When can I access the Education Sessions?

All Education Sessions are available 24/7 until the conference closes August 31st. Speakers have pre-recorded their presentations for Education Forums and Correlatives and these videos can be played anytime. Posters are shown as pdf files only, no recorded voice or video. ALL sessions have a dedicated CHAT ROOM for questions and the exchange of ideas. The CHAT ROOMS are available 24/7 as well.

How do I claim CE?

In the coming weeks you’ll be able to complete a session evaluation after viewing the education session content. The link to the evaluation will go to an external evaluation site and the number of CE for the session will be added to the total number of CEs on your certificate. Total CME/CNE that can be claimed for the conference is 53. We are working to accredit Physical Therapy and Dietician.

The American Burn Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The American Burn Association takes responsibility for the content, quality, and scientific integrity of this CME activity. The American Burn Association designates this online/enduring activity for a maximum of 53 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. The American Burn Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

American Burn Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. The American Burn Association designates this online/enduring activity for a maximum of 53 CNE contact hours. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

A picture containing food Description automatically generatedThis conference is approved for 19.25 hours of continuing education by the APA Division 22 (Rehabilitation Psychology). The APA Division 22 (Rehabilitation Psychology) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The APA Division 22 maintains responsibility for the program and its content. For more information about Division 22 or to inquire about membership, please visit www.dvi22.org.

A screenshot of a cell phone Description automatically generatedThe “American Burn Association Virtual Annual Meeting”, open from June 15, 2020 to August 31, 2020 and hosted by the American Burn Association, has been approved as an AOTA Approved Single Course Provider of continuing education. American Burn Association is authorized to assign .325 AOTA CEUs for this course.

The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.

The American Burn Association is approved to offer CE credits for the POSTER SESSIONS only. Dietitians can claim a total of 24 hours for this conference.

How do I participate in the Passport to Prizes?

The Virtual Conference website tracks visitors in the Exhibitor booths. Those who visit all Exhibitors listed in the Passport to Prizes list will be entered in the prize drawing.

How will I know when the LIVE Sessions will be scheduled?

You will receive emails about LIVE sessions and additions to the Virtual Conference as we get details finalized. Watch your inbox!

What will be included?

Education Forums, Correlative Sessions, an Exhibit Hall where you can view Posters and visit Vendor Booths and a Chat Lounge for connecting with other conference attendees.

Education Forums include:

  • The Year in Review: The Top Journal Publications
  • Top 5 Abstracts
  • Becoming an Expert Burn Therapist – Learning to Enhance Your Professional Reasoning and Clinical Decision Making Through Complex and Comprehensive Rehabilitation Case Management
  • Burn Therapist Certification: Program Update, Tips for Success and Discussion with BT-C Certified Therapists
  • Scope – Standards – Certification: What’s New in Burn Nursing
  • Outcome Measures:  Current Trends and Applications in Burn Care
  • Monitoring Nutrition in Burn Patients

How long is the Virtual Conference?

You’ll have access to the Virtual Conference from June 15 thru August 31.

When is the conference planned to start?

The virtual conference is now live!

Do I have to register to see my Poster or Presentation?

You need to register to view any of the content in the conference.

Is this a live conference?

This is as asynchronous conference that will be open through August 31st. All Correlative and Education Forum presentations are recorded. Posters are viewable as pdf files. You can visit as many times as you like to view the presentations as your schedule allows. We are working on adding some networking opportunities. Please stay tuned!

Can I present my poster?

All posters will be shown as the pdf files in the same session groups as planned for the Orlando meeting. The sessions will have associated chat rooms for participants to ask questions and comments.