A career in burn care requires specialized skills as well as an exceptional degree of caring. The Burn Foundation's Nurse Advisory Council offers training programs in burn care to student nurses and medical students throughout the tri-state area. More than 24 nursing schools participate in the Foundation’s sponsored nursing seminars and more than 2,500 student nurses attend the seminar each year. Offered at colleges across the region the seminars are offered multiple times each year and are taught by fully accredited burn care nurses from the burn centers.
For information on up-coming school year schedule and locations of nurse seminars, click here
Fire and Burn Prevention for Seniors
The Burn Foundation continues to present an exciting prevention program for senior adults. The program uses an entertaining DVD and bingo game to teach seniors about safe cooking practices, burn first aid, smoking safety, scald prevention, and other aspects of home fire safety. Thousands of seniors across the region have participated - with very positive outcomes. If you are interested in supporting, volunteering, or learning more about the Senior Program, call (215) 545-3816.
The Burn Foundation Fall, 2012 newsletter has been published!
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