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Welcome to the BBA

The BBA is a non-profit making organisation whose membership is made up of those people interested in taking forward the Aims of the Association which are burn prevention, and the propagation of knowledge on the best treatment and rehabilitation following a burn injury.

The Association organises educational events and an annual scientific meeting to provide a forum for both members and non-members.

A website advertising facility for meetings, courses and study days is open to members only.  Agreed allied professional organisations are also eligible to advertise on the website. To advertise, please contact the BBA Manager at:  .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).  Please note that the BBA does not offer a course endorsement facility.

News & Events

Meetings and Conferences

Society of Academic and Research Surgery (SARS):  BBA Session


The SARS Annual Meeting will be held at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin on 18th - 19th January 2017 and the BBA joint meeting / section will be held on the second day, Thursday19th January 2017.

Abstracts can be submitted online now at

CLOSING DATE for submission is 4.00pm, 9th SEPTEMBER 2016

All abstracts must be submitted online and the Jackson Prize and Gibson Prize will be awarded at the meeting.

Further details on the meeting together with the abstract submission guidelines are available at.

A conference flyer is available below:

SARS BBA Flyer 2017 updated.pdf

Royal College of Emergency Medicine Annual CPD Conference 2017

To be held on 3 - 5 April 2017

Venue:  etc.venues, 155 Bishopsgate, London - #RCEMCPD17

Join the Royal College of Emergency Medicine (RCEM) in the heart of London at their Annual CPD Conference 2017. This conference covers a number of key themes including trauma, acute on chronic disease and frailty, pregnancy related problems, paediatric EM, critical care and the resus room plus education and sustainability. In addition to all this, relax and unwind with your peers at our complimentary drinks reception at the end of day 1.

For further information and booking details, please go to:

Study Days

BBA Education Day: Making Simulation Stimulating - How to Set Up a Simulation Workshop in Burns

10th March 2017

To be held on 10th March 2017 at the Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester

Topics to include:

- An Introduction to Simulation
- Planning Simulation Activities
- Faculty Development
- Simulation / Workshops
    - Workshop 1:  Utilising Effective Debriefing Techniques
    - Workshop 2:  Designing and Delivering a Successful Scenario

The Education Day has been awarded 5 CPD credits

Registration fees: 
Early Bird - £45 for BBA Members;    £75 for non-BBA Members
After 20th January 2017 - £75 for BBA Members;    £105 for non-BBA Members

The Education Day flyer and application form are available below:

BBA Education Day Flyer - 10.3.17.pdf
Education Day Burn Simulation 10.3.17 - Application Form.doc