Sacramento Shriners hospital wins $2 million grant to lead burn treatment study

The U.S. Department of Defense awarded a $2 million grant to a Sacramento doctor to fund a four-year study to improve results for burn patients.

David Greenhalgh, a medical doctor and chief of burns at Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California, will lead the study in Sacramento. The study will include 20 other burn centers across North America, including the burn center at the neighboring UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento. (Sacramento Business Journal)