May 25, 2018
On May 18th, Burns & Trauma successfully held an editorial board meeting during the 2018 International Summit Forum on Burns & Trauma (ISFBS), which has been successfully held by the Institute of Burn Research, Southwest hospital for three times since 2016.
A total of 13 editorial board members and 3 international experts attended the meeting. The Editor-in-Chief Prof. Jun Wu expressed his great gratitude to all the editorial board members for their substantial support, said that the journal will not achieve such progress without their whole-hearted devotion. And then, Prof. Wu presented the certificates for Outstanding Paper and Special Contribution awards to the authors and guest editors of Burns & Trauma.
Hosted by Prof. Wu, Deputy Editor-in-Chief Prof. Tina Palmieri, Associate editor Prof. Gaoxing Luo and other 10 editorial board members from 6 countries and regions had a heated discussion on many key issues on the journal development. Also, the guest editor Prof. Yixin Zhang made a brief report on the progress of the special issue plan.
The meeting turns out to be very efficient and effective. Burns & Trauma will stay true to the mission that providing a platform for scholarly communication and achievement exhibition for researchers and clinicians from home and abroad.
2017 Outstanding Paper Award
1. Skin tissue engineering advances in severe burns: review and therapeutic applications
Alvin Wen Choong Chua, Yik Cheong Khoo, Bien Keem Tan, Kok Chai Tan, Chee Liam Foo and Si Jack Chong
2. A systematic review of objective burn scar measurements
Kwang Chear Lee, Janine Dretzke, Liam Grover, Ann Logan and Naiem Moiemen
3. Pathological conditions re-shape physiological Tregs into pathological Tregs
William Y Yang, Ying Shao, Jahaira Lopez-Pastrana, Jietang Mai, Hong Wang and Xiao-feng Yang
4. The molecular basis of hypertrophic scars
Zhensen Zhu, Jie Ding and Edward E. Tredget
5.Propolis: a new frontier for wound healing?
Simona Martinotti and Elia Ranzato
6. Tissue engineering in burn scar reconstruction
PPM van Zuijlen, KLM Gardien, MEH Jaspers, EJ Bos, DC Baas, AJM van Trier and E Middelkoop
7. A systematic and quantitative method for wound-dressing evaluation
Xiaorong Zhang, Rui Xu, Xiaohong Hu, Gaoxing Luo, Jun Wu and Weifeng He
2017 Special Contribution Award
Former Deputy Editor-in-Chief