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Burn tech brings focus to young burn survivors

Taylor Sherwood

The Burn Center at University of Colorado Hospital is sharpening its focus on the 18-to-25-year-old demographic; spearheading the effort is a man who belongs to it.

Taylor Sherwood, 25, a UCH burn technician, was chosen in May as the sole recipient of the Phoenix Society’s first-ever Young Adult Support Program Internship focusing on the unique needs of young adult burn survivors. Sherwood, selected from a pool of about 100 applicants from across the country, started the 20-week program on June 20.

Read the rest of the story in UCHealth Today.

(July 2016)