Month: September 2013

Chair’s Comments: September 21, 2013

Dr. Christopher R. Forrest

Dr. Christopher R. Forrest

Some congratulations are due!

A huge congratulations to Dr. Joel Fish and the entire Pediatric Burn Program team at the Hospital for Sick Children for their success in becoming the first pediatric burn program in Canada to receive full accreditation by the American Burn Association.

This was a very rigorous process involving hundreds of pages of documentation and a 2-day site visit by representatives from the ABA. As a participant in the accreditation process, I can attest to the incredible team spirit that Joel has been able to develop, in addition to revolutionizing pediatric burn care at the Hospital for Sick Children.

2013-09-22 burn program team

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