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  • Award Recipients 2020 – American Burn Association

    Gretchen Carrougher 2015
  • Gretchen Carrougher MN, RN is the 2020 recipient of the American Burn Association Special Achievement Award for her dedication to those impacted by burn injury, burn nursing and the American Burn Association. Gretchen has been the NWRBMS project coordinator since 2000. Congratulations Gretchen on this recognition!

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  • Dr. Tam Pham Visits Nepal

    Dr. Tham Pham and the Nepal outreach team
  • In early February 2020, Dr. Tam Pham, UW Medicine Regional Burn Center Medical Director traveled to Nepal as a volunteer medical educator. This outreach effort was sponsored by ReSurge international. 

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  • National Burn Awareness Week

  • National Burn Awareness Week, observed the first full week in February, is a window of opportunity for organizations to mobilize burn, fire and life safety educators to unite in sharing a common burn awareness and prevention message in our communities. For more information, visit the American Burn Association website: ameriburn.org/prevention/burn-awareness-week/