Burn survivor Carmen Tarleton has facial Surgery

We are thrilled to learn that Carmen Tarleton's facial transplant surgery has gone well. We are blessed to have her and Dr. Pomahac (who was the lead surgeon for the procedure) in our network. While the lead sentence in the article implies that disfigurement is a primary motivation for facial transplant, the many functions that a full face provides, eye lids, lips, nose are of huge importance to survivors with major facial injuries.

News Story: Brigham surgeons perform 5th face transplant on Vermont...

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BFFBF Receives Fire Commissioner's Award At Annual Fire Fighter's Ball

Posted by Diana Tenney on June 8, 2018 at 8:27am 0 Comments

Congratulations to our dear friends and supporters at the Boston Fire Fighters Burn Foundation!!! They received the Fire Commissioner's Community Service Award at the 139th Annual Ball and Awards Ceremony of the Boston Fire Department! We <3 you guys

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The Boston-Harvard Burn Injury Model System’s New Website

The Boston-Harvard Burn Injury Model System’s New Website

Our friends at the Boston-Harvard Burn Injury Model System recently launched a new website! Visit www.bh-bims.org for factsheets, videos, peer support resources (including a few bios of BSONE peer supporters), research updates, and information about upcoming events.

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