EWMA 2020: Burns, Thermal Injuries and Scar Prevention: Surgical and Non-Surgical Management

Join this exciting key session with speakers from Europe who will be looking at different aspects of caring for people with burns and thermal injuries.



  • Highlight new and innovative approaches to treating burns and thermal injuries
  • Examine the efficacy of different surgical and non-surgical approaches to treating burns and thermal injuries
  • Explore the best approaches for preventing burn and thermal injury-related complications, such as scarring and infection


New strategies for improving scarring and minimising contour irregularities

Ibby Younis, MBBCh, MRCS (Eng), MSc, FRCS (Plast), United Kingdom

Royal Society of Medicina Royal Free Hospital University College Hospital London

Paediatric burns treatment and scar prevention

Jorge Leon-Villapalos, United Kingdom

Consultant in Plastic Surgery and Burns

Innovation in the surgical management of burns and scar prevention in children and adults

Naiem Moiemen, United Kingdom

College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham