The ABA will be hosting the Burn Surgeon Forum on December 4-5, 2023 in Charleston, SC.

December 4 from 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
December 5 from 7:30 AM – 5:00 PM

The Burn Surgeon Forum returns with favorite sessions from last year’s highly successful event on the science, business, and leadership of burns as well as new offerings including a pre-conference skill builder for women in burn surgery.

Sessions will include:

  • Advancements in Pediatric Burn Care
  • Future of Burn Research
  • Laser Logistics and Billing
  • Creating an Inclusive Educational Environment
  • Economics and Business of Burns
  • Innovating as a Surgeon
  • Burn Center Management Challenges
  • Disaster Management
  • Challenging Cares in Burn Care
  • Reconstructive Cases for the General Surgeon

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Skill Builder: Leadership, Communication, and Networking for Women in Burns

Monday, December 4 from 8:00 AM – 11:30 AM
This session offers an opportunity to connect with female colleagues from the burn field to develop leadership skills together in a small group setting. A communication workshop led by facilitator Marsheila DeVan will allow attendees to hone their presentation skills and speak with confidence. Time for networking and mentorship opportunities will follow, fostering the interaction among and exchange of information between women surgeons.