Invitation to Attend
Join us over 4 days, 24-27 October 2017, at the magnificent Adelaide Oval for the 41st Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM), of the Australian & New Zealand Burn Association (ANZBA) – the peak body for health professionals responsible for the care of the burn injured in Australia and New Zealand.
This premier venue in Adelaide will host over 300 Burns care professionals to meet and provide an Update on latest Research, New technology and Standardisation of care.
South Australia has some of the best food, wine and ecotourism experiences in Australia. Enjoy the Barossa Valley, McLaren Vale, Kangaroo Island, Adelaide Central Market and we also have giant pandas.
ANZBA 2017 ASM Committee
Sponsors will be recognised as keen and vital supporters of the field. Visit the sponsors page for more information.
Who Should Attend
The ASM is open to all whom would like to gain or share their experience and knowledge in burn injury management, rehabilitation and research:
- Medical staff
- Nursing staff
- Allied health staff
- Research scientists
- Emergency and retrieval services staff
- Rehabilitation and support groups
- Critical care staff
2016 Keynote Videos
Plenary Speakers & Committee Members
We are pleased to announce the following plenary speakers have been confirmed for the meeting.
Watch this space. Speakers will be added as planning proceeds.
Planning Committee Chair
- Ms Natalia Adanichkin
Advanced Clinical Service Coordinator, Adult Burns Centre, ANZBA Nursing Chair, ANZBA SA Representative
- Ms Linda Quinn
Burns – Advanced Clinical Practice Consultant, Women’s and Children’s Hospital Campus, Children, Youth and Women’s Health Service
- Dr Marcus Wagstaff
Specialist Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Royal Adelaide Hospital Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the Adult Burns Service
- Dr Bernard Carney
Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Royal Adelaide Hospital and Adelaide Women’s and Children’s Hospital
- Dr Anne Gannoni
Psychologist, Women’s and Children’s Hospital
- Ms Sara Giuliani
Dietition, Royal Adelaide Hospital
- Ms Kathryn Heath
Paediatric Physiotherapist, Allied Health Project Manager, Adult Burns Service
- Mr Stuart Harper
Clinical Practice Consultant, SA Health
- Ms Sheila Kavanagh
Advanced Clinical Service Coordinator Adult Burns Service at Royal Adelaide Hospital
- Ms Tanja Klotz
Lecturer, School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia
- Ms Andrea Parker
Senior Clinical Psychologist at Burns Unit, Royal Adelaide Hospital
- Mr Brad Schmitt
Senior Physiotherapist, Royal Adelaide Hospital
- Ms Vanessa Timbrell
Occupational Therapist, Women’s and Children’s Hospital
- Mr Chris MacFarlane