Partners in Burn Care: Stronger Together

View the abstracts for the 2017 Canadian Burn Symposium here.


Read the welcome message from Program Director Dr. Marc Jeschke.

Read the message

Dr. Marc Jeschke

The continued success of the Annual Canadian Burn Symposium has been due to a combination of excellent speakers, dedicated participants, and enthusiastic exhibitors.

With this in mind, we welcome you to join us at the Fairmont Winnipeg Hotel, September 24-26, 2017.

Are you a First Responder? Stay tuned for more information on the special program and concurrent session.

Hot Topics:

  • Burn Disaster Management
  • Ethics in Burn Care; Resuscitation and Emergency Burn Care Management (new ATLS/ABLS Guidelines)
  • Research and new therapies
  • Wound Care
  • Burn Nursing Competencies
  • Psychosocial: Post Traumatic Growth
  • Rehabilitation and Nutrition

Target Audience

  • Plastic surgeons
  • Trauma Surgeons
  • Nurses
  • Researchers
  • Psychologists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Nutritionists
  • First Responders
  • Occupational Therapists and Intensivists

CPD Blog Article

The Canadian Burn Symposium: A multidisciplinary event with national ambitions

Conference Partners

Canadian Association of Burn Nurses

Endorsed by

American Burn Association
International Association of Fire Fighters

Camp Bucko

Camp BUCKO (BUrn Camp for Kids in Ontario) is a camp open to burn survivors between the ages of 7-17. The camp has grown to over 70 children attending the week long camp at Camp Kodiak in August. There is no fee to attend Camp BUCKO.