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The Orthopaedic Research Institute (ORI) works across the university and with hospitals, industry partners and academia to produce high quality research and educational outputs that have a proven impact for patients, clinicians and society.
Last week presented another great opportunity for ORI to engage with leading medical equipment developers. Tom and Shay attended the world’s largest medical trade fair, MEDICA in Dusseldorf, Germany. With more than 5,100 exhibitors, 130,000 professional trade visitors from around 120 nations in 17 halls, MEDICA is the top event for medical decision-makers from all… Read more »
Early September saw Tom Wainwright and Shay Bahadori from ORIBU attend training on Primus RS at BTE Headquarter in Baltimore, USA. The four day training included attendees with diverse background such as occupational therapists (OTs) and physiotherapists (PTs) from hospitals in England, Scotland and Ireland. The team visited the Jon Hopkins Hospital and Curtis National… Read more »
in May 2013 I received a first class Honour’s Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering from The University of Swansea. I then decided to carry on with my studies and achieved a distinction masters degree in Bionantechnology in 2015 from University of Southampton. During my academic years, I was involved with wide range of practical lab… Read more »
On Saturday 25th of June, the Bournemouth University Festival of Leaning (FoL) event provided a platform for families to try our state of art Knee Arthroscopy surgery training simulator. With over 50 kids and many adults testing their surgical skills, we were delighted with the positive feedback from everyone on the day. Much of the… Read more »
This week the prime Minister announced that he was “delighted to see the real impact Local Enterprise Partnerships are making across the country” and we are extremely proud that ORI was featured as one of three headline projects in the LEP Newsletter published this week. To view the story click here We will have more… Read more »
Edward Tayton is nearing the end of his Hip Fellowship under Professor Middleton at The Royal Bournemouth Hospital, and he will leave to take up a post as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at The Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust. After qualifying from The Royal Free (UCL) in 2002, Edward undertook his Higher Surgical Training within the Wessex… Read more »
It was more good news last week for the ORI team. They received notification that their work on Enhanced Recovery after Surgery in patients with a Fractured Neck of Femur has been accepted for publication in the Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons Journal, and also for presentation at the upcoming 17th EFORT Annual Congress in… Read more »
ORI Deputy Head, Tom Wainwright is featured in this months BU Research Spotlight. To read the interview click here
Last month ORI was featured in Assistive Technologies Magazine which is key reference for healthcare professionals, experts and associated businesses who have interests in rehabilitation and assistive technologies. It covers the disciplines of rehabilitation, orthotics, prosthetics and orthopaedics as well as further treatment through associated specialists in fields such as occupational therapy, physiotherapy and mobility engineering. The… Read more »