Industry sponsored symposia

Thursday 1 September 2016




Room: South School     

Industry Symposium

"Meet the Experts: challenging cases in bone infections"

Expert Panel:
Martin McNally, UK
Armin Koller, Germany
Mark Rogers, UK
Martin Glombitza, Germany                         


Room: East School         

Smith & Nephew industry Symposium

Achieving predictable outcomes following hip and knee arthroplasty

Robin Martin:
Mode of action of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) in closed
incision management following surgery

Sudheer Karlakki:
Primary joint arthroplasty and closed incisional wounds: results of 220
patient RCT on primary hips and knees with or without PICO™ NPWT

Friday 2 September 2016


Room: South School   

Biocomposites Industry Symposium

Improving outcomes in infected cases; surgical tips, tricks and lessons learnt from over 1,000 cases
  • Improving outcomes in infected revision cases
  • Managing risks in comorbid patients undergoing primary joint replacement
  • Salvaging limbs in extreme cases 

Chair: Rhidian Morgan-Jones, (Cardiff)
Edward McPherson (Los Angeles)
Adrian Taylor (Oxford)



Room: East School   

Heraeus Industry Symposium

"Anti-biofilm strategies - what is effective?"

Prof. Dr. Carlo L. Romanò
Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi IRCCS, Milano, Italy
Prof. Dr. Lorenzo Drago
Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi IRCCS, Milano, Italy
Mike R. Reed
Northumbria NHS Trust, Newcastle University, UK