What’s New at NWRBMS?

UW Burn Team on the frozen Arctic Ocean

UW Burn Center in the Arctic

Members of the NWRBMS and UW Burn Center recently traveled to Utqiaġvik, Alaska to teach the Advanced Burn Life Support (ABLS) Provider Course.

Gretchen Carougher with the APROQUEN team. Sign behind reads "Asociacion Pro-Niños Quemados de Nicaragua"

NWRBMS Coordinator in Nicaragua

Gretchen Carrougher is working with staff in Managua developing competencies for the pediatric burn patient treated at Vivian Pellas Hospital.

Dr. Barclay Stewart MD, PhD, MPH

Dr. Stewart Named to New ACS COT Committee

Congratulations to Barclay T. Stewart MD, PhD, MPH for selection as a Future Trauma Leader in the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma.

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NEWSLETTER: Winter 2023

Digital Health Awards Fall 2022

Infocomic Wins Digital Health Award

MSKTC and BMS win bronze Digital Health award for Itchy Skin Infocomic!

Gretchen Carrougher receiving Baskent award

Gretchen Carrougher MN, RN recipient of Baskent University Nursing Award

Gretchen Carrougher MN, RN was recently awarded the Baskent University Nursing Award

Dr. Nikki Allorto and Gretchen Carrougher and ANZBA 2022

2022 ANZBA Annual Scientific Meeting

Gretchen Carrougher, NWRBMS coordinator, was a keynote speaker with colleague Dr. Nikki Allorto at the recent 2022 ANZBA Annual Scientific Meeting in Sydney, Australia.

NWRBMS team photo

Burn Model System Centers Meet with NIDILRR Project Officers

The new 2022-2027 Burn Model System Centers staff recently met with NIDILRR Project Officers.  More to come on new initiatives and posts!

Take Our Survey!

Help us set priorities and strategies for sharing information about burn injury and research!

21st Congress of the International Society for Burn Injuries Gaudalajara 2022 screen shot, August 28 to Sept 1, 2022.

2022 ISBI Congress

Members of the UW Regional Burn Team recently attended the 2022 ISBI Congress, held in the historic city of Guadalajara.

Dr. Tam Pham

Dr. Pham Receives UW Achievement Award

Dr. Tam Pham has received the 2022 University of Washington Alumni Early Achievement Award!

Dr. Barclay Stewart (Director NWRBMS) and his colleagues in Napal

NWRBMS Project Director Visits Nepal

Dr. Barclay Stewart (NWRBMS Project Director) has joined his colleagues from Kirtipur Hospital in Nepal.

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NEWSLETTER: Summer 2022

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NEWSLETTER: Spring 2022

Journal of Burn Care & Research (Cover)

3 New Articles by UW Burn Researchers in 2022

These three recent articles published articles are from investigators at the UW Burn Center and NWRBMS.

Nicole Gibran, MD

Dr. Nicole Gibran: 2022 Schilling Distinguished Faculty Award

Dr. Nicole Gibran, the past NWRBMS project director and UW Professor Emeritus, will receive the Schilling Distinguished Faculty Award for her years of service to the burn and trauma community during the upcoming Department of Surgery 27th Annual Helen & John Schilling Lecture.

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NEWSLETTER: Winter 2022

Cover of Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

Developing a National Trauma Research Action Plan

A new key output for burn research was published in January 2022 featuring results from the Burn Research Gap Delphi Survey. 

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DailyNurse: BCEN Announces Burn Nursing Specialty Certification

From DailyNurse: The American Nurses Association (ANA) President Ernest Grant has announced that the ANA now formally recognizes burn nursing as a nursing specialty.

BCEN est. 1980

Press Release: Certified Burn Nurse Exam

BCEN is moving forward on the development of a Certified Burn Nurse examination!