About this event

  • Date and time Fri 6 Dec 2019 from 4:30pm to 11:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Orthopaedics

This annual meeting will include eight presentations from the shortlisted candidates of the annual Orthopaedics Section President's prize.

With presentations from speakers that include:

The winner of last year's William Bodey Travelling fellowship

This will be followed by a drinks reception for all attendees, and an optional black-tie dinner hosted by the Orthopaedics Section President, with a keynote guest speaker. 

To attend the black-tie dinner please choose this option on check-out. 

Key speakers

Paula Vennells

Paula Vennells, CBE, Chair of Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

British business woman and Anglican priest.

Speaker's biography

Paula Vennells was Chief executive officer of the Post Office Limited from 2012 to 2019 before assuming chair of Imperial College Healthcare Trust which runs St Mary's, Hammersmith, Queen Charlotte's, Charing Cross and the Western Eye Hospital in north-west London. 



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Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction

Mr Rajarshi Bhattacharya, President, Orthopaedics Section, Royal Society of Medicine

Orthopaedics Section: President's prize

Oral presentations
Abstract 1

Metacarpal shaft fractures in adults: a UK multi-centre cross-sectional study

Rowa Taha

Abstract 2

Do Patients Accurately Represent their Experiences after Hip & Knee Replacement? A review of Patient-related Outcome Measures reported to NHS England

Tom Ashdown

Abstract 3

Correlations between Radiographic Classification Systems and Confirmed Cartilage Loss in Severe Knee Osteoarthritis

Oisin Keenan

Abstract 4

Can EOS ® imaging be used safely and effectively in the paediatric limb reconstruction population?

Neil Segaren

Abstract 5

Outcome Of Proximal Humeral Fractures Treated with Intramedullary Nail Fixation With Medial Stabilisation Using A Locked Curved Blade: Is This The Future?

Tony Antonios

Abstract 6

Catastrophic Failures of the ConforMIS Implant in Total Knee Arthroplasties: A Case Series 

Prakrit Kumar

Abstract 7

Hip fracture outcomes following inpatient falls: a propensity score matched study

Haseeb Khawar

Abstract 8

Surgeon vs assistant: Intra-operative judgement of cup version and limb length discrepancy

Jean-Pierre StMart

William Bodey Travelling fellowship report

Kishan Gokaraju

Close of meeting

Christmas lecture and dinner

Drinks reception

For those who have pre-booked

Christmas lecture

Paula Vennells CBE, Chair of Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust


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