Programme at a Glance

The Pre-Congress Workshops will take place on Wednesday, 14 August 2019 where topics such as skin banking, simulation training on acute burn management, laser techniques and scar management, rehabilitation and psycho-social care after burn injuries will be featured.

These workshops will be highly interactive and provide a focused platform to stimulate open engagement between experts and delegates on emerging issues facing the industry today.

The main congress will be held on 15 and 16 August 2019, featuring plenary speakers from ISBI and representatives from 16 countries will also be sharing Burn Care in their respective country.

15 Aug 2019 (THU)

Time TOPICS
0730 – 0815 Breakfast Symposium
0800 – 0830 Registration
0830 – 0900 Opening Ceremony and Welcome Address by Minister of Health Mr Gan Kim Yong
0900 – 0930 Plenary 1
Invited Plenary Speaker
Prof Naeim Moiemen, President Elect, ISBI
0930 – 1000 Plenary 2
Dr Chong Si Jack, President APBA
1000 – 1030 Coffee Break
1030 – 1100 Plenary 3
1100 – 1220 Track 1
Early Excision And Surgical Techniques
Track 2
Wound Care Chronic Dressing 1
Track 3
Surmounting Challenges in Rehabilitation
Track 4
Operating Theatre Nursing
Track 5
Wound Dressing Workshop for Hospital Care 1
1220 – 1230 Q&A Q&A
1230 – 1330 Lunch Symposium
White Space
1330 – 1400 Plenary
1400 – 1520 Track 6
Tissue Engineering/Skin Substitutes
Track 7
Paedatric/Electrical & Chemical Burns
Track 8
Psycho-Social Care 1
Track 9
Burns Education
Track 10
Free Paper 1 (Medical)
Track 11
Nutrition and Metabolism
1520 – 1530 Q&A
1530 – 1600 Coffee Break
1600 – 1720 Track 12
Critical Care/Resuscitation and Pharmacology
Track 13
Reconstruction 1
Track 14
Nursing Care in Burn Centre
Track 15
Tissue Banking
Track 16
Burn Care in Pre Hospital & Austere Environment
Track 17
Scars Management and Pain Control
1720 – 1730 Q&A
1730 End
1830 Faculty and Working Committee Dinner

16 Aug 2019 (FRI)

Time TOPICS
0730 – 0815 Breakfast Symposium
0815 – 0835 Plenary Lectures 3
Dr Rajeev B. Ahuja, Immediate Past President, ISBI
0835 – 0855 Plenary Lectures 4
Prof William G. Cioffi, President, ISBI
0855 – 0915 Plenary Lectures 5
Prof Cecilia Li, Professor, PolyU, Hong Kong
0915 – 0945 Coffee Break
0945 – 1245 Burn Care in Asia Pacific Region – Sharing by country representatives at Auditorium

  1. Australia & New Zealand
  2. Bangladesh
  3. China
  4. Hong Kong
  5. India
  6. Indonesia
  7. Japan
  8. Malaysia
  9. South Korea
  10. Taiwan
  11. Thailand
  12. USA
  13. Vietnam
Poster Judging & Awards
1245 – 1345 Lunch Symposium
Venue: Whitespace
1345 – 1415 Plenary Lectures
1415 – 1535 Track 18
Pharmacology/ Renal Replacement
Track 19
Free Paper 2 (Nursing)
Track 20
Innovations in Rehabilitation
Track 21
Infection Control and Diseases
Track 22
Pediatrics Wound Management
Track 23
Wound Dressing Workshop for Hospital Care 2
1535 – 1545 Q&A
1545 – 1615 Coffee Break
1615 – 1735 Track 24
Psycho-Social Care 2
Track 25
Reconstruction 2
Track 26
Free Paper 3 (Medical)
Track 27
Best Paper Presentation and Award Ceremony
Track 28
Free Paper 4 (Nursing/Allied Health)
Track 29
Wound Dressing Workshop for Hospital Care 3
1735 – 1745 Q&A
1745 – 1830 Lecture and closing ceremony
1830 – 1900 Shuttle to Hotel
1900 Gala Dinner at Grand Corpthorne Waterfront Hotel
End

17 Aug 2019 (SAT)

Time TOPICS
0900 – 1200 Visit to SGH Burn Centre
1430 – 1700 Burns Support Group Forum and Art Exhibition Launch
End

Programme is accurate at time of update and is subjected to change without prior notice.