With Dr. Winston de Mello

This course is taught by Dr Winston de Mello, BSc MBBS FRCA FIMCRCSEd FFPMRCA DRCOG DipPain, Consultant in Anaesthesia & Pain Medicine, Honorary Senior Lecturer University of Manchester, Regional Burns Unit at the University Hospital of South Manchester.

Dr. de Mello brings to this course his unique approach of wholistic education, career planning and patient care​.

Participants leave this course with information designed not only to enhance their approach to patient care in accordance with the latest scientific consensus on the treatment of burns, but also with additons to their ​personal toolkit for professional development.

One Day of High Quality Continuing Medical Education:

  • Patho-physiology of Burns
  • Complications of Burns
  • Journey of a Patient with Major Burns
  • Calculating Burn Size
  • An ABCDE Approach to Burns
  • Importance of Safety
  • Early Cooling
  • Caring for the Compromised Airway
  • Provision of Supplemental Oxygen
  • Fluid Balance
  • Maintaining Body Temperature
  • Analgesia Provision
  • Triage of Burns and Evacuation
  • Management of Special Burns (electrical, chemical)

Upcoming Dates:

Sunday, 24 Nov, 2019

Course Cost:


Great overall course.

Highly recommend it to any health care professionals.

Further Information

Course Location:

This course will be held at Saint James’ hospital which is located in Sliema.

The classroom is located in the conference room of the hospital. Go to the front desk and ask for directions to the conference room.

Course Timing:

The course will begin at 9 am and finish at around 5 pm.

There will be a one-hour lunch break.

What you need to bring to the course:

  • Notebook/ Paper / Pens / Laptop (according to preference, for taking notes)


  • WIFI is available.
  • Tea, coffee, water and light refreshments will be provided during break times.
  • A good selection of coffee shops and restaurants are located close by.