Stephen Milner is Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Pediatrics at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Director of the Johns Hopkins Adult Burn Center and Professor at the Bloomberg School of Public Health. He also serves as Director of the Michael D Hendrix Burn Research Center, Adjunct Professor Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and formerly Honorary Civilian Consultant Advisor to the British Army in Plastic Surgery and Burns.
He is a graduate of Guy’s Hospital Medical and Dental Schools. He trained in general surgery in London and at the Massachusetts General Hospital. As a lieutenant colonel in the Royal Army Medical Corps he served on active duty in Operation Desert Storm and then completed a plastic surgery residency through the University of Texas and the Shriner’s Burn Institute in Galveston. In 2010 he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Science from the University of Glamorgan, UK. Amongst other achievements he was given a humanitarian award from the James R. Jordan Foundation and the Sushruta-Guha Lectureship and medal in Plastic Surgery and Wound Healing from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He has written more than 120 peer review articles amongst his numerous publications and is founding editor of one of the first open access journals, ePlasty.