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Burn and Soft Tissue ECHO

February 17, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Burn and Soft Tissue ECHO 2021 Session Schedule

12:00-1:oo pm

*Group Viewing Location: ANMC Conference Room 3
*Pending availability with social distancing/Covid constraints*


The Interdisciplinary Burn and Soft Tissue ECHO Team

Elisha Brownson, MD

Tam Pham, MD

Samuel P. Mandell, MD, MPH, FACS

Jeanne Pickett, RN, CCM

Angeline Washington, RNC, CPN, MSN, CAPT USPHS

Rebecca Schneider, BSN, CEN, CPEN, TCRN

Mary Cavalier, M.Ed, Ph.Dc, LPC

Katie McKillip, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP

Starlee Counts, OTD, OTR/L, CHT


Burn and soft tissue care involves thermal injuries. Care for burn injured patients is often provided by a multi-disciplinary team, which may include surgical care, nursing care, psychosocial support, and pain management. Burn injuries may require long-term management of wound care, pain, scarring, and physical/occupational therapy.

In Alaska, burn injuries are cared for in many clinics, emergency departments, and hospitals. Due to the critical nature of some severe burn injuries, they may require transfer to a state or regional trauma/burn center. Appropriate and timely care for these severe burn injuries are critical to survival and good outcomes.

This ECHO facilitates a multidisciplinary approach to burn and soft tissue injury management through shared learning between primary care providers and interdisciplinary specialists that support patients across Alaska. This ECHO supports an environment of group learning and best practice with the goal of improving outcomes for patients with burn or soft tissue injuries.


Meeting Date 2021 Burn and Soft Tissue Topic
February 17 Update on burn topicals and demonstration of burn wound care
May 19 PTSD and substance abuse issues in burn injured patients
August 18 Scar Management
November 17 Injury Prevention: Fireplace/Wood Stove Contact Burns


Target Audience: Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, RNs, Medical Assistants, Community Health Workers, Community Health Aides, Social Workers, other Healthcare Professionals

Clinical Objectives: To train participants on how to better care for patients experiencing serious burn and soft tissue injuries.

Connection Information: (Three ways to connect, please choose one):

  • If you have the Zoom application, click on “Join”, then enter the Meeting ID: 959 3918 4542
  • From your desktop or mobile device (you will be prompted to download Zoom for mobile) click on the following link to join as a guest: https://anthc.zoom.us/j/95939184542
  • For dial in only by phone: +1 408 638 0968 US or +1 669 900 6833 US and enter Meeting ID: 959 3918 4542
  • For technical questions or to test in advance, call 907-729-2260; For technical issues at the time of the session only, call 907-317-5209


February 17, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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