About Us

The BMS NSDC is a federally funded research project that provides data management and administrative oversight to the Burn Model System Centers Program.

The BMS NDSC is a research team led by Dagmar Amtmann, PhD, who has expertise in statistics, measurement, and research design, and applications of information technology for state-of-the-art data collection. We include:

  • Computer Analysts to provide IT support, manage the BMS National Database, and uphold data security.
  • A Project Manager, who provides oversight of all project deliverables and to maintain Human Subjects compliance, as well as providing training and technical assistance.
  • Research Scientists to develop and conduct statistical analysis plans.

Key BMS NDSC Faculty

Dagmar Amtmann, PhD

Mark Harniss, PhD

Nicole Gibran, MD

Laura Gibbons, PhD

Kara McMullen, MPH

Alyssa Bamer, MPH

Jeff Witzel, BS