News 2014

Kearns Promotion
Burn Awareness Week 2014
Adela Mann, Chapel Hill News Article for Burn Awareness Week
Brandon Linz Receives Basic Immune Mechanisms Training Grant
Samuel Jones, MD, ACCLAIM Program Participant
C. Scott Hultman, MD Receives 2014 Innovation Award
North Carolina Touchstone Energy Cooperatives 2013 Donation
North Carolina's electric cooperatives partner with several suppliers, associates, and vendors each year to host a fundraising golf tournament benefiting the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center at UNC Hospitals.
Tarheel Trailblazers 5K Run
Visit From Lee County Fire Fighters' Burn Children's Fund
Dr. Samuel Jones Receives K08 Grant
Brandon Linz Receives 2014 AAI Trainee Poster Award
Laurel Kartchner and Danier Moore Poster Acceptance
North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center Traveling Fire Bucket Award 2014
North Carolina Jaycees Donation
On Thursday, February 20, 2014 at the quarterly meeting of the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center board meeting, Jocelyn Hardee, President, North Carolina Jaycees, presented a check to Dr. Bruce Cairns, Director of the Burn Center, signifying the cumulative effort of the members and alumni of the North Carolina Jaycees across the state throughout calendar year 2013.
Bruce Cairns Runs for Faculty Chair
Ernest Grant, RN, Semi-Finalist, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Executive Nurse Fellows Program
Faculty Chair Candidates Q & A
Faculty Chair Candidates - Vital Signs
Bruce A. Cairns Faculty Chair Candidate
Bruce A. Cairns, MD, Medical Director of the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center, John Stackhouse Distinguished Professor of Surgery, and 2013 recipient of the Edward Kidder Graham Faculty Service Award, is a candidate for Faculty Chair.
Julia Malik's Poster Awarded First Overall at ABA Meeting
The American Burn Association held its annual meeting in Boston, Massachusetts, March 25-28, 2014.
Dr. Bruce Cairns Elected Faculty Chair
Elections were held April 14 - 21, 2014 and faculty at the University of North Carolina elected Dr. Bruce Cairns, Director of the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center to succeed Jan Boxill as Faculty Chair.
1st Annual Tar Heel Trailblazer
On Saturday, April 5, 2014, the 1st Annual Tar Heel Trailblazer was a fantastic success, raising approximately $5,000 for the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center Aftercare Programs.
PFFPNC Makes Donation to Burn Center
Members of the Board of the Professional Fire Fighters and Paramedics of North Carolina made a $15,000 donation to the Aftercare Programs of the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center at the April 17, 2014 meeting of the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center Advisory Board meeting.
Grant Elected Chair of National Fire Protection Association Board of Directors
Ernest Grant, RN, MSN, PhD (C), FAAN, has been named to the Board of Directors of the National Fire Protection Association. Grant is an outreach nurse in the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center.
Celebrate Safety on the 4th of July
Here are tips from the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center for celebrating on the 4th of July and every day when grilling with family and friends.
Bruce Cairns, MD, Faculty Chair
Read this story in the Gazette written by Patty Courtright.
North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center Welcomes Felicia N. Williams, MD
The field of Burns invigorated my passion for medicine. It allowed me to be a part of a team that solves problems and, with our craft, provides the tools necessary for a patient's fresh start. - Felicia N. Williams, MD
Bruce Cairns, MD, Hometown Hero
On, June 9, 2014, Bruce Cairns, MD was WCHL's Hometown Hero.
UNC Surgeons Open Malawian Burn Unit
Ran Northam of WCHL recently visited with Anthony Charles, MD and Bruce Cairns, MD regarding their recent trip to Malawi.
Say NO to Fire Challenge
The newest trend on YouTube and Social media, teens and parents of teens please read.