The National Burns Centre, promoted by the Indian Burns Research Society is a unique and pioneering project to provide comprehensive research and advance training facilities in the latest burns care technology:
The primary goal of the National Burns Centre is to evolve simplified methods of burns management, to reduce treatment costs, and to evaluate new drugs.
The National Burns Centre is well equipped with infrastructure, with 50 beds, the latest equipments, and trained manpower for treating burn related injuries.
The National Burns Centre is the only institute in India which has a Skin Donation Bank and a Regeneration Laboratory
The Skin Banks has capabilities of skin culture and cryogenic preservation
The National Burns Centre runs a 24 hrs Burns Helpline (+91-22-27793333) to assist and advise burns patients
The National Burns Centre is ably led by its Director, Dr. Sunil Keswani, who is well supported by his entire NBC team. The NBC has been the active organizer of the Operation Restore for the last 4 years providing free infrastructure facilities and professional care for the patients, apart from the organizational, logistical and administrative support.