The program overview below is provisional and will be updated as planning proceeds. Please check this page regularly.

Monday 23 October 2017

Pre-ASM Meetings
Leigh Whicker Room, Adelaide Oval
08:00 – 15:00 ANZBA Board Meeting
15:00 – 16:00 Prevention Sub-committee Meeting
16:00 – 17:00 Nursing Executive Meeting

Tuesday 24 October 2017

08:00 – 16:00 Speaker Preparation Room
08:30 – 17:00 Registration Opens
09:00 – 15:45 Scientific Forum
One,. Adelaide Oval
09:00 – 09:10 Welcome
Dr Bernard Carney
Sli.Do Introduction
Rochelle Kurmis
09:10 – 09:30 Burn wound management, tissue engineering and regenerative medicine       
Dr Steven Boyce, Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Cincinnati
09:30 – 09:50

The advantages of immediate burn excision and active temporisation of the burn wound – Part I: The advantages of immediate burn excision

Dr John Greenwood, ‎Director, Adult Burn Service at Royal Adelaide Hospital 

09:50 – 10:10 Why (and how) to use a matrix when treating significant burn wounds
Dr Warren Garner,Director of the LAC+USC Burn Centre, Los Angeles
10:10 – 10:30 Q & A
10:30  – 11:00 Morning Tea
11:00 – 11:10 INTEGRA® Dermal Regeneration Template in major paediatric burns – A review of 17 years experience at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital Adelaide
Dr Lachlan Farmer
11:10 – 11:20 Circulating protein C levels in severe burns
Dr Thomas Lang
11:20 – 11:30 Hypertension in paediatric burns – the unit’s experience and current understanding from the literature
Dr Edward Gibson
11:30 – 11:40 Treatment of partial thickness burns: a prospective, randomised controlled trial comparing Biobrane®, Acticoat®, Mepilex® Ag and Aquacel® Ag
Dr Shivani Aggarwala
11:40 – 11:50 Enzymatic debridement, Needling and Suprathel; a brief Clinical observership in BG Klinik Ludwigshafen Germany
Dr Mitchell Nash
11:50 – 12:00 Q & A
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
13:00 – 13:20 Development of new antibody therapies for the treatment of burn injuries and hypertrophic scars
Professor Allison Cowin, Senior Research Fellow and Professor or Regenerative Medicine, University of South Australia
13:20 – 13:30 Management of severe burns in resource limited countries
Dr Chandini Perera
13:30 – 13:40 Validation of alternate electrodes positions for the measurement of hand volume using Bioimpedance Spectroscopy in a non-injured population
Dale Edwick
13:40 – 13:50 Bacterial and antimicrobial susceptibility pattern among burn patients at a Tertiary Care Center in Indonesia 
Aditya Wardhana
13:50 – 14:00 The cytotoxicity of QV gentle wash compared to Chlorhexidine Gluconate on Primary human epidermal Keratinocyte (Hek) cells
Margit Kempf
14:00 – 14:10 3, 4-Methylenedioxy-beta-nitrostyrene ameliorates experimental burn wound progression by inhibiting the NLRP3 inflammasome activation
Professor Ligen Li
14:10 – 14:20 Rapamycin reduces burn wound progression in a rat second degree burn model by enhancing autophagy
Professor Ligen Li
14:20 – 14:40 Afternoon Tea
14:40 – 14:50 Systemically administration of androgens in burn injury wound healing
Huaikai Shi
14:50 – 15:00 How do skin thickness measurements obtained via ultrasound compare to histologically determined values? 
Christine Andrews
15:00 – 15:10 Propanolol and Oxandrolone in major paediatric burns patients – our unit’s experience and review of the literature
Dr Edward Gibson
15:10 – 15:20 Incidence of Acute Kidney Injury in patients with ≥10% TBSA burns admitted to an Australian Burns Centre
Dr Lara Kimmel
15:20 – 15:30 Macronutrients, metabolism and burn injury wound healing 
Dr Yiwei Wang
15:30 – 1545 Voting for best Scientific Forum Paper
Forum Close
12:00 – 17:00 Exhibitor Bump In | Exhibition
17:00 – 19:00 ANZBA 2017 Welcome Reception
Exhibition Area,  William Magarey Room, Adelaide Oval
11:00 – 12:00 Pre Allied Health Forum Workshop
Premiership Suite, Adelaide Oval
11:00 Out of this ward: The application of virtual reality for pain and anxiety
Dr Daniel Harvie, Pain Scientist & Clinical Physiotherapist, Recover Injury Research Centre, Griffith University

**Registrations are limited**
12:00 Registration 12:00 Registration 
13:00 – 17:00 Nursing Forum
Leigh Whicker Room, Adelaide Oval
13:00 –
17:00
Allied Health Forum
Premiership Suite, Adelaide Oval
13:00 – 13:15 Welcome to ANZBA Nursing Seminar 2018
Natalia Adanichkin, ANZBA Nursing Chair


SliDo Introduction
Siobhan Connolly & Sheila Kavanagh

13:00 –
13:15
Welcome
Andrea McKittrick


SliDo Introduction
Rochelle Kurmis

13:15 – 13:35 From knowledge presentation to interactive transformational learning
Allan Carrington
13:15 –
13:40
Assessing patient centred outcomes in burns: challenges and solutions
Professor Nichola Rumsey OBE, Co-Director, Centre for Appearance Research, Professor of Appearance Psychology, Dept of Health & Social Sciences, UWE Bristol
13:40 – 13:50 Burn Disaster e-simulation training module: Innovation promoting engagement and disaster readiness for Burn Nurses
Sheila Kavanagh
13:40 –
14:05
Fear the burn: The learning and extinction of fear, anxiety, and pain
Dr Daniel Harvie, Pain Scientist & Clinical Physiotherapist, Recover Injury Research Centre, Griffith University
13:55 – 14:25

The pre-hospital role of nurses for a mass casualty burns incident

Associate Professor Brett Aimers

14:05 – 14:25

Impact Presentations

Investigating strategies to improve access to rehabilitation post burn injury for rural paediatric patients: Feedback from Winston Churchill Fellowship study tour Stephanie Wicks
14:30 – 14:45 Pinery bushfires
Stuart Harper
14:50 – 15:20 Burn disaster preparedness – panel discussion
Sheila Kavanagh
Stuart Harper
Linda Quinn
Rebecca Schrale
Tania McWilliams
Debbie Murray
Yvonne Singer
Research and clinical practice…connecting the pieces
Jodie Wiseman
15:20 – 15:35 Afternoon tea Using telehealth to support therapy provision to children in regional Victoria with hand burns
Ioanna Coutsouvelis
15:40 – 15:50 ‘Trampolime’
Kirsten Storey
Online software to prescribe burn specific exercise programs www.physiotherapyexercises.com
Rachel Edmondson
15:50 – 16:00 Toxic shock in paediatric burns
Kirsten Storey
What patient experiences influence adherence to compression garments post burn injury?
Nicole Coghlan
16:00 – 16:10 Reducing Fluid Resuscitation through a nurse titrated Protocol
Assistant Professor Si Jack Chong
Balance and strength of children and adolescents with lower limb burns: A cross-sectional study
Nadishika Gunawardena
16:10 – 16:20 Securing enteral tubes in paediatric facial burns; overcoming the challenge
Linda Quinn
Cardiovascular Fitness of Children and Adolescents following Lower Limb Burn Injury: A Cross Sectional Study
Katherine Alava Bravo
16:20 – 16:30 Building a Nurse Practitioner model at Victorian Adult Burns Service (VABS)
Hana Menezes
Increased allied health resources on the Victorian Adult Burns Service (VABS); improving service delivery and patient outcomes
Jacqueline Salway
16:30 – 16:50  TBC 14:25 –
14:35
Barriers to physical activity in children with burns: A cross sectional design of child and caregiver perspectives
Hannah Graham
16:50 – 17:00 Evaluation, Voting for Best Nursing Forum Paper & Forum Close
Natalia Adanichkin, ANZBA Nursing Chair
14:35 –
14:45
Case study: PICU physiotherapy management of 90% TBSA burns patient
Sinead Abbot
             14:45 –
14:55
“The End-Game”: Survivorship in severe paediatric burns – The WCH experience from acute care, rehabilitation and beyond
Kelly Donnellan
14:55 –
15:05
Voting for Best Allied Health Forum Paper
15:05 – 15:35  Afternoon Tea
15:35 –
16:25
Panel Session Discussion
Patient pain and anxiety:  challenges for Allied Health –  contributing factors, current and future strategies
Dr Dan Harvie
Professor Nichola Rumsey
Sinead Abbot
Vanessa Timbrell
Anne Gannoni
Brad Schmitt
16:25 – 16:35  Evaluation and Forum Close
16:35 –
17:00
 Business Meeting
17:00 – 19:00 ANZBA ASM Welcome Reception | Exhibition
William Magarey Room, Adelaide Oval

 Wednesday 25 October 2017

07:30 -17:00 Speakers Preparation Room
07:30 -17:00 Registration
William Magarey Room, Adelaide Oval
Opening ASM Session
William Magarey Room East, Adelaide Oval
08:30 – 08:40 Welcome to Country
Kauna Elder
08:40 – 09:00 Welcome and Sli.Do Introduction
Bernard Carney, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Medical Unit Head of Burns, Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Adelaide
09:00 – 09:10

Smith & Nephew Platinum Sponsor Presentation

 

09:10 – 09:40 Murray Clark Oration
Dr Anthony Sparnon, Paediatric Surgeon, North Adelaide
09:40 – 10:00

The advantages of immediate burn excision and active temporisation of the burn wound – Part II: The Advantages of Active Wound Temporisation

Dr John Greenwood, ‎Director, Adult Burn Service at Royal Adelaide Hospital 

10:00 – 10:30 Morning Tea | Exhibition
William Magarey Room, Adelaide Oval
ASM Session
William Magarey Room East, Adelaide Oval
10:30 – 11:05 From nociception to perception: the complex nature of pain
Dr Daniel Harvie, Pain Scientist & Clinical Physiotherapist, Recover Injury Research Centre, Griffith University
11:05 – 11:40 Little words BIG Impact: Hypnosis and communication for children with Burns
Dr Allan M Cyna, Senior Specialist Anaesthetist at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Adelaide and Nepean Hospital Sydney
11:40 – 12:00
Impact Presentations
Don’t touch this: Wood heater burns prevention
Rebecca Schrale
Tea and coffee in hospitals and nursing homes – a preventable cause of burns
Dr Ed Riordan
In Hot Soup – An Asian perspective of paediatric burn epidemiology presenting in Singapore
Dr Shu Yan Divya Ang
Cause and treatment of burn injuries in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children: baseline data from a prospective study
Professor Rebecca Ivers
Barriers to adequate first-aid for paediatric burns at the scene of the injury
Cody Frear
Cool Runnings: Results from a RCT to improve knowledge about burn risks and first aid in Queensland mothers
Jacqueline Burgess
The implications of alcohol and drug related burns in a tertiary burns centre
Dr Peter Meier
Unrelenting anaemia in an extensive burn injury
Dr Dinuksha De Silva
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch | Exhibition
William Magarey Room, Adelaide Oval
ASM Session 
William Magarey Room East, Adelaide Oval
13:00 – 13:30

Total burn wound excision in major burn injury; Two decades experience at St Andrew’s

Mr Peter Dziewulski, Consultant Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon, St Andrews Centre for Plastic Surgery & Burns, Broomfield Hospital

13:30 – 14:00 Global Trends and Challenges: Essential Pre-Disaster Planning for Post-Disaster Resilience
Associate Professor Brett Aimers, College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences
Division of Tropical Health Medicine, James Cook University
14:00 – 14:10 Dr Walter Roth 1861-1933: The Australian Pioneer of Fire Safety and Burns Prevention
Professor John Pearn
14:10 – 14:20 Burns first aid treatment in remote dwelling and Indigenous Northern Territorians
David Read
14:20 – 14:30 Cool Runnings: a National Smartphone-Delivered Burn Prevention and First Aid Treatment Education Campaign
Dr Leila Cuttle
14:30 – 15:00 Afternoon Tea | Exhibition
William Magarey Room, Adelaide Oval
ASM Session 
William Magarey Room East, Adelaide Oval
15:00 – 15:10 Fitting all the pieces together: minor burn management in NSW
Kelly Waddell
15:10 – 15:20 Camp Cooee: educating and engaging with clinicians about the long-term and life-long issues facing paediatric burns survivors
Dr Alan Pham
15:20 – 15:30 TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH: Burns Research to Burns Prevention—Translational Research and the Prevention of Thermal Injury
Professor John Pearn
15:30 – 15:40 The Burns Registry of Australia and New Zealand: Progressing the evidence base for burn care
Heather Cleland
15:40 – 16:00 A quarter century of lasers and burn scars: Where are we now?”
Dr Matthias B Donelan, Chief of Staff, Shriners Hospitals for Children – Boston, MA
16:00 – 16:10 Q & A
16:15 – 17:15 ANZBA AGM – All Members Welcome
17:15 Evening at leisure
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Thursday 26 October 2017

07:15 – 08:15

Smith & Nephew Breakfast 

Premiership Suite, Adelaide Oval

Breakfast Speaker: Mr Peter Dziewulski

Continental breakfast generously provided by Smith & Nephew, book during registration or by emailing the ANZBA ASM Secretariat

 

07:30 -17:00 Speakers Preparation Room
08:00 -17:00 Registration
William Magarey Room, Adelaide Oval
ASM Session
William Magarey Room East, Adelaide Oval
08:30 – 08:40 Embedding standardised psychological screening into an adult burns unit: A pilot project
Stuart Andrews
08:40 – 08:50 Update on the validation of PAT Burns (a psychosocial screening tool for paediatric burns patients)
Miriam Braodhurst
08:50 – 09:00 The unseen scar – A cross-sectional study of post major burn psychological impact and quality of life
Dr Fatimah Mohd Nor
09:00 – 09:10 Effective management of post-burn itch to produce better physical and psychological outcomes. A Systematic Review
Siobhan Connolly
09:10 – 09:20 “Opening a Pandora’s box that can’t be salvaged”: Health professional’s perspectives of appearance-related psychosocial issues in a tertiary hospital
Caroline Gee
09:20 – 09:30 How to support parents during young paediatric dressing changes
Erin Brown
09:30 – 09:40 Factors influencing psychological, social and health outcomes after major burn injuries in adults: a longitudinal cohort study
Martha Druery
09:40 – 09:50 YP Face IT for Australia? Establishing acceptability of an online psychosocial intervention for Australian adolescents living with appearance-related distress
Caroline Gee
09:50 – 10:00 Ethical considerations in living skin donation
Dr David Moon
10:00 – 10:30 Morning Tea | Exhibition
William Magarey Room, Adelaide Oval
ASM Session
William Magarey Room East, Adelaide Oval
10:30 – 11:00 “I Don’t Like the Way I Look”: What can burn teams do to promote positive body image in patients with burns
Professor Nichola Rumsey OBE, Co-Director, Centre for Appearance Research, Professor of Appearance Psychology, Dept of Health & Social Sciences, UWE Bristol
11:00 – 11:30 New approaches for the treatment of burns
Professor Allison Cowin, Senior Research Fellow and Professor or Regenerative Medicine, University of South Australia
11:30 – 12:00 Laser enhancement of complex facial burn reconstruction
Dr Matthias B Donelan, Chief of Staff, Shriners Hospitals for Children – Boston, MA
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch | Exhibition
William Magarey Room, Adelaide Oval
ASM Session
William Magarey Room East, Adelaide Oval
13:00 – 13:10 The importance of indirect calorimetry in the management of nutrition in major burns: a retrospective study
Dr James Leung
13:10 – 13:20 The risk of scarring in paediatric burn injury
Professor Fiona Wood
13:20 – 13:30 An international, trainee led survey on the public understanding of keloid scars
Dr Guy Stanley
13:30 – 13:40 Carbon dioxide laser treatment in burn-related scarring: a prospective randomised controlled trial
Dr Helen Douglas
13:40 – 13:50 C02 Laser therapy for the management of burn scars – a trial of the effect on burn scars and patient and practitioner perspectives towards laser therapy
Dr Edward Gibson
13:50 – 14:00 Donor site scarring – An algorithm for early intervention
Claire Toose
14:00 – 14:10 The effect of moisturizers or creams on scars: A systematic review
Tanja Klotz
14:10 – 14:20 Clinical utility and test-retest reliability of the Pliance X to measure the pressure beneath pressure garments in children post burn
Jodie Wiseman
14:20 – 14:30 Burn Scar Maturation with or without Pressure Garment Therapy (PGT)
Dr Zhe Li
14:30 – 14:40 The Brisbane Burn Scar Profile (caregiver report for young children version) is reliable and valid for measuring health-related quality of life in children with burn scars: A prospective, longitudinal cohort study of psychometric properties
Dr Megan Simons
14:40 – 15:10 Afternoon Tea | Exhibition
William Magarey Room, Adelaide Oval
ASM Session
William Magarey Room East, Adelaide Oval

15:10 – 15:40

Panel Session Discussion
Scar Management Perspectives

15:40 – 16:10

Impact Presentations

The cost of a large burn
Christopher Bartimote
Considerations for treatment, diagnosis and risk factors for critical care polyneuropathy
Andrea McKittrick
The need for ECMO in a paediatric burns patient
Kristen Storey
Diarrhoea in major paediatric burns – an audit and review of the literature
Dr Edward Gibson
Incidence of Thrombosis in Major Paediatric Burns
Dr Edward Gibson
Delirium in Paediatric Burn Patients: A PICU Case Series
Rebecca Paterson
Lower limb burns in diabetic patients: implications, outcomes and management
Dr Peter Meier
Early treatment of hypertrophic burn scars in paediatric patients
Cameron Yap
A 5 year review of allied health service provision within a regional paediatric burns service
Dr Helen Buschel
16:10 – 16:20 Introduction to the Amazing Race
Linda Quinn, ANZBA 2017 Social Chair
16:30 – 18:30
Enter a team in the 2017 ANZBA ASM Amazing Race.  Teams will challenge compete against one another for this years bragging rights.  Taking in the sites of Adelaide City and finishing back at the Lindsay Head Terrace, Adelaide Oval.
18:30 Remainder of evening at leisure
Please click here for suggested dining Adelaide

 Friday 27 October 2017

07:30 -16:30 Speakers Preparation Room
08:00 -16:30 Registration
William Magarey Room, Adelaide Oval
ASM Session
William Magarey Room East, Adelaide Oval
08:30 – 08:40 “Will I play Chopin again?”: The five essentials for restoring normal first web space function and appearance after burn injury
Dr Matthias Donelan
08:40 – 08:50 An evaluation of the necessity for physiotherapy intervention for patients with isolated hand/forearm burns treated with Biobrane®
Mr Brad Schmitt
08:50 – 09:00 A review of heterotopic ossification in burns: Implications for treatment and research
Dr Rachel Kornhaber
09:00 – 09:10 Pathways of ambulation after lower limb burn injury: Does timing of ambulation influence functional outcome?
Associate Professor Dale Edgar
09:10 – 09:20 Cost-effectiveness analysis of the utilization of 3-dimensional gait analysis (3DGA) to improve the pattern of follow-up treatment service utilization, costs and recovery of burns patients with complex movement disorders
Dr Robyn Grote
09:20 – 09:30 Outcomes following severe burn injury in Victoria 2007 – 2013 
Jane Elliot
09:30 – 09:40 Understanding burn injuries in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children: treatment, access to services and outcomes: study progress
Professor Rebecca Ivers
09:40 – 09:50 The impact of a Protocol harnessing the multidisciplinary approach : Singapore General Hospital Protocol
Assistant Professor Si Jack Chong
09:50 – 10:20 Morning Tea | Exhibition
William Magarey Room, Adelaide Oval
ASM Session 
William Magarey Room East, Adelaide Oval
10:20 – 10:50 My Strategy for Treating Burns; Large and Small
Dr Warren Garner,Director of the LAC+USC Burn Centre, Los Angeles
10:50 – 11:20 Design Principles and Clinical Trial of Autologous Engineered Skin Substitutes for Extensive Burns
Dr Steven Boyce, Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Cincinnati
11:20 – 11:50 Debate – Immediate excision of extensive burns is advantageous over early excision
Dr Steven Boyce
Dr John Greenwood
Mr Peter Dziewulski
Dr Warren Garner
11:50 – 12:00 Q & A
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch | Exhibition
William Magarey Room, Adelaide Oval
ASM Session 
William Magarey Room East, Adelaide Oval
13:00 – 13:10 Staff fatigue in the burns theatre
Dr Edward Gibson
13:10 – 13:20 Morbidity & Mortality Meetings: Using safety science to drive effective discussion
Yvonne Singer
13:20 – 13:30 BRANZ Version 2: Turning Data into Information, & Information into Insight
Yvonne Singer
13:30 – 13:40 Burn injury models of care: quality and cultural safety
Sarah Fraser
13:40 – 13:50 Evidence-based injury prediction data for the temperature of water to cause a severe deep spill/splash scald injury
Christine Andrews
13:50 – 14:00 Barriers to evidence-based practice change in burns care
Sandeep Moola
14:00 – 14:10 E-Learning in Paediatric Burns Occupational Therapy
Jessica Shapland
14:10 – 14:20 Long-term dysphagia following thermal burn injury and formation of neck contractures: An unusual longitudinal case study 
Emma Vo
14:20 – 14:30 The complex puzzle of managing the elderly burn patient: burn location is irrelevant to risk for dysphagia and its complications in patients over 75 years
Dr Nicola Clayton
14:30 – 15:00 Afternoon Tea | Exhibition
William Magarey Room, Adelaide Oval
ASM Session
William Magarey Room East, Adelaide Oval
15:00 – 15:30

Microsurgery in burn care

Mr Peter Dziewulski, Consultant Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon, St Andrews Centre for Plastic Surgery & Burns, Broomfield Hospital

15:30 – 15:40 Best Scientific Paper #1
15:40 – 15:50 Best Nursing Forum Paper
15:50 – 16:00 Best Allied Health Forum Paper
16:00 – 16:20 Closing and Handover to 2018

19:00 till late