What’s New at NWRBMS?

Shelly Wiechman, PhD, ABPP; UW Medicine Dept of Rehabilitation Medicine

Shelley Wiechman recipient of Curtis P. Artz Distinguished Service Award

Shelley Wiechman, PhD, ABPP, Associate Professor at UW Medicine Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, has received the Curtis P. Artz Distinguished Service Award from American Burn Association.

Eric's Heroes: Ollie's Family, mother holding baby

Eric’s Heroes: Ollie’s Family

View this inspiring video on a family well known to the UW Burn Center, the Strode family.

Spring 2021

American Burn Association 53rd Annual Meeting Virtual 2021 logo

Burn Model System Researchers to Present at the American Burn Association (ABA) 53rd Annual Meeting

A host of Burn Model System researchers will present at the 53rd Annual American Burn Association Meeting (ABA2021), April 7-9.  For more information please visit the Annual Meeting Site

For the full list of speakers, please visit  MSKTC’s Speaker Info post.

American Nurses Association

2021 AONL National Manager Fellows!

Congratulations to Tara Lerew, RN, Manager of the 8EH Burns/Plastics/Pediatric Trauma Acute Care Unit and Melvin Tam, RN, Manager of the Burn ICU for being selected as part of the 2021 American Organization for Nursing Leadership (AONL) National Manager Fellows!

Winter 2021

Sexuality and Intimacy After Burn Injury

A new video series to help burn survivors navigate sexuality and intimacy after their burn injury is now available.

American Nurses Association

ANA’s Membership Assembly Re-Elects Ernest Grant as National President

Our friend and nurse colleague, Ernest Grant, has been re-elected as the American Nurses Association’s National President. Dr. Grant has served on the American Burn Association board and is a retired burn nurse and outreach coordinator.

Kimberly Calman McMurray

NWFR Welcomes Interim Fire Commissioner

The North Whatcom Fire and Rescue Board of Fire Commissioners is pleased to welcome
Kimberly Calman-McMurray as the newly appointed Commissioner position #5.

Fall 2020