Convention Center http://ripr.org en Hundreds of Burn Victims to Meet in Rhode Island http://ripr.org/post/hundreds-burn-victims-meet-rhode-island <p>Hundreds of burn survivors will descend on Providence this week for the annual convention of the Phoenix Society.&nbsp; The meeting is dubbed the &ldquo;World Burn Congress,&rdquo; and its main purpose is to heal the emotional wounds left by the physical scarring.</p><p>They&rsquo;ve endured house fires, car fires, nightclub blazes and electrocutions and this week about 900 of them will be at the Rhode Island Convention Center for the World Burn Congress sponsored by the Phoenix Society.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 13:19:50 +0000 Flo Jonic 22808 at http://ripr.org Hundreds of Burn Victims to Meet in Rhode Island