Monday 19 December 2011

1st RNOH Cadaveric Knee Replacement Course - 26th & 27th January 2012

This course is aimed at Surgeons in Training

Knee replacement surgery is challenging and poor technique is the commonest cause of poor outcome.  We aim to provide the basis of knowledge and skills required to produce reliably good results in knee replacement

Course Fee: £450 – fee inclusive of all course material, lunch, refreshments & 1 nights’ accommodation (hotel details tbc)

Convenors: Mr Richard Carrington & Mr Jonathan Miles (Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeons, RNOH, Stanmore)

For further information please contact the Education Centre on Tel: 020 8909 5326; e-mail; or visit our website

Oxford Bone Infection Conference 2012 - 1st+2nd March 2012: Final call for abstracts for 6th Jan

Please note *** 6th January deadline for abstract submission  *** Early Bird Registration by  1st February

2nd Annual Oxford Bone Infection Conference (OBIC)
Thursday & Friday 1st & 2nd March 2012
Main Hall, Oxford Town Hall, St Aldates, Oxford, OX1 1BX

Day 1 - Principles of Bone and Joint Infection
Day 2 - Orthopaedic Device Related Infection: A Team Approach
The Oxford Bone Infection Unit presents the second meeting next year that will run over 2 days. The draft programme is attached and you will see that several international speakers are joining the Oxford team on the programme. It’s a great opportunity to meet with other specialities and update in this evolving area of medicine   
Organising team: Dr Bridget Atkins, Dr Tony Berendt, Dr Ivor Byren, Mr Martin McNally, Mr Roger Gundle & Mr Alex Ramsden
Professor Dietrich Mack, Swansea
Professor Donald Ortner, Washington, USA
Dr Andrej Trampuz, Lausanne, Switzerland
Professor Peter Oschner, Lucerne, Switzerland
Mr James Livingstone, Bristol
Dr Ben Lipsky, Washington, USA

Prize Call for Abstracts
There will be a Free papers session for ideas, research and clinical findings and a session called “Challenges for the Masters” for thought provoking cases for a panel discussion

For further information visit or email

Kind regards
Working on behalf of OBIC 2012