Digital orthopaedics: Measuring quality in orthopaedic healthcare


Monday 17 September 2018

Half Day

Venue Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
Organised by

Orthopaedics Section


4 CPD Points

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about this event

This afternoon meeting will bridge the worlds of clinical orthopaedics (from wellness to trauma) and digital health (from big data to augmented reality). By the end of this meeting delegates will understand the purpose of catalysing the adoption of technology in the vertical of musculoskeletal care.


topics include:

  • The progress of digital technology in orthopaedics 
  • Digital technology and artificial intelligence in orthopaedics in the future
  • Digitisation of healthcare in transforming value based care for patients


Unfortunately this event has sold out online and for on the day bookings, but you can still live stream the meeting.


Live stream

Live streaming allows delegates to connect, watch and listen to every lecture from anywhere!

All you will need is a good internet connection and your ready!

RSM member: £10

Non-member: £15

If you would like to purchase the live stream facility, please click on the 'view rates' section on this page and choose the appropriate rate. We look forward to connecting with you.



We are grateful to Arthrex Inc and Stryker UK Ltd for supporting this meeting. 

We would like to thank our exhibitor myrecovery.

Please note that none of the companies listed have had any influence or involvement over the agenda, content or organisation of this meeting.


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1.30 pm

Registration, tea and coffee

2.00 pm

Welcome and introduction

Mr Rahul Patel, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, University College London Hospitals

2.10 pm

The digital health revolution: It’s not an optimization play, it’s a fundamental restructuring of an industry

Dr Stefano Bini, Professor of Clinical Orthopaedics, University of California, San Francisco, USA

2.30 pm

Quantification of the orthopaedic OR – robots, sensors and data

Mr Michael Conditt, Vice President of Clinical Development, OrthoSensor

2.50 pm

Transparency in healthcare to improve value

Dr Brian Donley, CEO, Cleveland Clinic London

3.10 pm

National Joint Registry and Beyond Compliance – challenges and opportunities in the digital age

Mr Richard Armstrong, Head of Health Solution Strategies, Northgate Public Services

3.30 pm

Beyond Compliance and myrecovery

Mr Tom Harte, Co-Founder and Director, myrecovery

3.45 pm

Panel discussion

4.00 pm

Tea and coffee break

MAKO robot demo

4.30 pm

How does passively collected activity data from mobile devices compare with traditional orthopaedic outcome measures?

Dr Jorge Chahla, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, USA

4.50 pm

The Cleveland Clinic experience – a mature integrated digital ecosystem

Dr Peter Rasmussen, Medical Director, Digital Health, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio, USA

5.15 pm

Using smartphones and watches to support clinical care and research in arthritis

Professor Will Dixon, Professor of Digital Epidemiology, University of Manchester

5.45 pm

The value of data in practice performance

Dr David Steele, Vice President and Specialist in Performance Analytics and Outcomes, Stryker UK Ltd

6.15 pm

Panel discussion

6.30 pm

Close of meeting

6.35 pm

Orthopaedics Section AGM

Section members only

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  • This meeting is currently fully booked and places cannot be guaranteed on the day


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organiser's details

For information on this event, contact Charlotte FlowerTel: 02072903948 Email: arrow