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Mr Daniel R Cohen

Academic Qualifications

  • Diploma in Clinical Education Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow, 2012
  • Certificate of Completion of Surgical Training, Trauma & Orthopaedics General Medical Council, 2011
  • Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons, Trauma & Orthopaedics Intercollegiate Examination Board, 2010
  • Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow, 2004
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, with Commendation Liverpool University Medical School, 200

Experience

  • Hip & Knee Surgery: Mr Cohen’s hip and knee training took place in secondary, tertiary and fellowship centres, providing him with the ability to manage a wide range of conditions. He has the skills to perform complex primary hip and knee replacements for arthritis, developmental hip dysplasia and avascular necrosis. He is able to use both cemented and uncemented hip and knee replacements, with and without bone graft, modular systems, megaprostheses and custom made implants. Mr Cohen is fellowship trained in revision hip and knee surgery, including bone grafting. Mr Cohen’s  hip and knee replacements are performed using Enhanced Recovery techniques, which reduce the length of hospital stay following surgery, whilst maintaining comfort and aiming to achieve low complication and mortality rates, as well as excellent PROMS and NJR data.
  • Trauma Surgery: Mr Cohen performs all aspects of routine paediatric and adult general trauma surgery including management of open fractures, intramedullary nailing (including flexible nailing of paediatric fractures), external and internal fixation and Damage Control Orthopaedics. He particularly enjoys managing periprosthetic and complex intra-articular fractures of the lower limb.
  • Academia: Mr Cohen has been involved in audit and research resulting in many presentations, publications, prizes and awards including the prestigious Jaques Duparc Award at the 10th EFORT Congress 2009. A great deal of his work has lead to the benefit of patient care and health care process improvement.
  • Teaching and Management: Having received the Clinical & Education Supervisor Certificate (Level -1) from the Mersey Deanery, Mr Cohen was awarded a Diploma in Clinical Education from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow in December 2012. He was the Mersey representative for the British Orthopaedic Trainees Association (2006-2009) and an Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor. Mr Cohen has lectured and examined for Liverpool and Nottingham University Medical Schools and has been a faculty member on a number of national and regional courses and meetings. He is an undergraduate final year medical student Supervisor for the University of Manchester and a Clinical Supervisor to Core Surgical Trainees at Pennine Acute NHS trust. am currently involved in the FY1 and FY2 Teaching programmes at Pennine Acute Hospital NHS Trust, and am a Clinical Supervisor for Core Trainees and Final Year Medical Students from the University of Manchester. Mr Cohen lectures the Foundation Year Doctors at Pennine Acute NHS Trust and has taught the Orthopaedic Specialist Trainees on the North West Regional Teaching Programme. He is also an Interview Panel Member for Trauma & Orthopaedic Specialist Training National Recruitment.

Training Appointments

Hip & Knee Fellowships

  • Hodgkinson Arthroplasty Fellow: Wrightington Hospital. Mr Cohen worked alongside Mr John Hodgkinson, Past President of the British Hip Society, continuing to develop his understanding and surgical skills of hip, knee and revision arthroplasty.
  • John Charnley Arthroplasty Fellow: Wrightington Hospital. A highly sought after International Fellowship with the National Clinical Director for Musculoskeletal Services, Mr Peter Kay, and Medical Director of the National Joint Registry, Mr Martyn Porter. Mr Cohen gained invaluable insight and surgical skills in the management of primary, complex primary and revision hip and knee arthroplasty.
  • Belfast Visitation: Musgrave Park Hospital, Belfast. Mr Cohen visited Professor David Beverland’s Arthroplasty Unit, one of the leading joint replacement units in the UK. He gained an insight into the technical detail relating to his research and an understanding of the department’s excellent efficiency.
  • Oxford Visitation: Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre. The designer centre of The Oxford Partial Knee Replacement where Mr Cohen developed his interest and skills in this procedure.

Trauma Fellowships

  • Nottingham Trauma Fellow: Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham. Mr Cohen worked closely with Professor Chris Moran and managed acute orthopaedic trauma in this Level 1 Trauma Centre. This involved management of poly trauma, complex trauma, severe open fractures and paediatric as well as routine adult injuries.
  • Travelling Trauma Fellow: Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA. One week secondment with Dr Malcolm Smith in a busy level 1 Trauma Centre providing an insight into polytrauma care and fracture management in the USA.

Prizes – Awards

  • Bone & Joint Journal video presentation from the British Orthopaedic Association Congress 2011.Cohen D et al. Manipulation under anaesthetic following total knee arthroplasty.
  • Jacques Duparc Award winner for best e-poster at 10th EFORT Congress 2009.Cohen D et al. Hip fracture in the older person: are we achieving the standard?
  • Best Free Paper Award nomination at 9th EFORT Congress 2008.Cohen D et al. Secondary prevention of osteoporotic fractures: are we doing enough?
  • DePuy Prize awarded for best podium presentation at British Scoliosis Society Annual Meeting 2005.Cohen D et al. Blood transfusion in scoliosis surgery: saving our resources.
  • Commendation awarded for MB ChB. Liverpool University, 2000.

Academic – Educational Positions

  • School of Health Sciences, University of Salford Manchester Honorary Senior Lecturer (2016 to date).
  • British Orthopaedic Trainees Association Mersey Representative (2006-2009).
  • British Medical Journal External reviewer (2010).
  • Liverpool University Medical School Examiner (2009 to 2012).
  • Nottingham University Medical School Examiner (2010 to 2011).
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor (2009 to 2012).
  • University of Manchester Educational Supervisor to final year medical students (2014 to date).
  • Pennine Acute NHS Trust Clinical Supervisor to Core Surgical Trainees (2015 to date).
  • Health Education Yorkshire & the Humber Trauma & Orthopaedic Interview Panel Member (2015 to date).

Peer Reviewed Publications

  • Cartwright-Terry M, Cohen D et al. Manipulation under anaesthetic following total knee arthroplasty: Predictions and outcomes. Knee. Submitted for publication.
  • Singhal R, Perry DC, Khan FN, Cohen D et al. The use of CRP within a clinical prediction algorithm for the differentiation of septic arthritis and transient synovitis. J Bone Joint Surg Br 2011 Nov;93(11):1556-1561.
  • Sundaram RO, Cohen D et al. Tibial plateau fracture following gracillis-semitendinous anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: the tibial tunnel stress riser. Knee. 2006 June; 13(3):238-40.
  • Highcock A, Cohen D et al. An atraumatic, symptomatic ankle plica successfully treated by arthroscopic debridement. J Foot Ankle Surg 2012 July;51(4):472-4.
  • Singhal R, Perry D, Cohen D et al. Delayed diagnosis of traumatic hip dislocation mimicking Perthes disease in a child. BMJ Case Reports 2011; doi:10.1136/bcr.12. 2010.3600.

Abstracts in Peer Reviewed Journals

  • Cohen D et al. Secondary prevention of osteoporotic fractures: are we doing enough? J Bone Joint Surg Br Proceedings 2010; volume 92B:331.
  • Highcock AJ, Cohen D et al. Bisphosphonate therapy in fragility fractures. Journal of Clinical Densitometry July 2009, Vol. 12, Issue 3, Page 369.
  • Cohen D et al. Fragility Fracture Secondary Prevention: Are we doing enough? Osteoporosis Int (2008) 19 (Suppl. 2).
  • Highcock AJ, Cohen D et al. CT scanning to assess fracture fusion reduces the need for subsequent surgery in conservatively managed atlanto-axial fractures. Injury Extra Volume 40, Issue 10, October 2009, Page 215.
  • Highcock A, Cohen D et al. Bisphosphonates following fragility fracture: Are we prescribing enough? Injury Extra Volume 40, Issue 10, October 2009, Page 201.
  • Cohen D et al. The utility of synovial fluid replacement in arthroscopic shoulder surgery in the prevention of post-operative pain. Osteoarthritis & Cartilage Journal Supplement C 2007; Vol. 15: 210-11 ).
  • Shaw E, Cohen D et al. Early mobilisation following operative treatment of unstable elbow dislocations with open stabilisation. J Bone Joint Surg Br Proceedings 2009.
  • Cohen D et al. Synovial fluid replacement in arthroscopic shoulder surgery. J Bone Joint Surg Br Proceedings, Mar 2009;91B:118.
  • Highcock AJ, Cohen D et al. Orthogeriatric input in fragility fractures improves secondary prevention care. Osteoporosis Int (2009) 20 (Suppl. 4).
  • Garg NK, Ballal MS, Cohen D et al. Elastic stable intramedullary nailing of unstable paediatric tibial diaphyseal fractures. Injury Extra Volume 39, Issue 5, May 2008, 192-193.
  • Cohen D et al. Blood transfusion in scoliosis surgery: saving our resources. J Bone Joint Surg Br Proceedings 2006; volume 88B:224.
  • Highcock AJ, Cohen D et al. Non-operative management of atlanto-axial fractures: CT scanning for detection of fusion reduces the need for subsequent surgery. J Bone Joint Surg Br Proceedings (in print).
  • Cohen D et al. Hip fracture in the older person: are we achieving the standard? J Bone Joint Surg Br Proceedings (in print).
  • Velpula J, Cohen D et al. Arthroplasty for post traumatic osteoarthritis of the index finger MCPJ. J Bone Joint Surg Br Proceedings (in print).
  • Garg NK, Ballal MS, Cohen D et al. Elastic stable intramedullary nailing of unstable paediatric diaphyseal tibial fractures. J Bone Joint Surg Br Proceedings (in print).
  • Mahmood A, Cohen D et al. Quality of Paediatric Orthopaedic care: Are we achieving the standard? J Bone Joint Surg Br Proceedings (in print).
  • Cohen D et al. Manipulation under anaesthetic following total knee arthroplasty: does it work and who needs it? J Bone Joint Surg Br Proceedings (in print).
  • Cohen D et al. Infection rates in revision hip surgery: Does the use of allograft make a difference? Analysis of 2776 procedures. J Bone Joint Surg Br Proceedings (in print).
  • Cohen D et al. The clinical results of primary and revision hip arthroplasty in patients over 90 years of age. J Bone Joint Surg Br Proceedings (in print).
  • Smith M, Shah A, Cohen D et al. Mid-term results of the LINK Endo-Model rotating-hinged total knee replacement in revision surgery. J Bone Joint Surg Br Proceedings (in print).

Podium Presentations

International

  • SICOT Orthopaedic World Congress 2013, Hyderabad, IndiaInfection rates in revision hip surgery: Does the use of allograft make a difference? Cohen D et al
  • SICOT Orthopaedic World Congress 2013, Hyderabad, IndiaThe clinical results of primary and revision hip arthroplasty in patients over 90 years of age. Cohen D et al
  • SICOT/SIROT Triennial World Congress 2008, Hong KongElastic stable intramedullary nailing of unstable paediatric diaphyseal tibial fractures. Garg NK, Ballal MS, Cohen D et al
  • EFORT Congress 2008, Nice, FranceBest Free Paper Award nomination. Secondary prevention of osteoporotic fractures: are we doing enough? Cohen D et al
  • EFORT Congress 2007, Florence, ItalySynovial fluid replacement in arthroscopic shoulder surgery. Cohen D et al

National

  • British Orthopaedic Association Annual Congress 2013, BirminghamInfection rates in revision hip surgery: Does the use of allograft make a difference? Cohen D et al
  • British Hip Society Annual Meeting 2013, BristolInfection rates in revision hip surgery: Does the use of allograft make a difference? Shah A, Cohen D et al
  • British Orthopaedic Association / IOA Combined meeting 2011, DublinBone & Joint Journal video presentation award. Manipulation under anaesthetic following total knee arthroplasty: does it work and who needs it? Cohen D et al
  • British Orthopaedic Association / IOA Combined meeting 2011, DublinThe use of CRP within a clinical prediction algorithm to differentiate septic arthritis and transient synovitis. R Singhal, D Perry, FN Khan, Cohen D et al
  • British Trauma Society Annual Clinical Meeting 2009, NewcastleCT scanning to assess fracture fusion reduces the need for subsequent surgery in atlanto-axial fractures. Highcock AJ, Cohen D et al
  • British Trauma Society Annual Clinical Meeting 2009, NewcastleBisphosphonates following fragility fracture: Are we prescribing enough? Highcock AJ, Cohen D et al
  • British Orthopaedic Association Annual Congress 2008, LiverpoolSecondary prevention of osteoporotic fractures: are we doing enough? Cohen D et al
  • British Trauma Society Annual Clinical Meeting 2007, NottinghamElastic stable intramedullary nailing of unstable paediatric diaphyseal tibial fractures. Garg NK, Ballal MS, Cohen D et al
  • British Trauma Society Annual Clinical Meeting 2007, NottinghamEarly mobilisation following operative treatment of unstable elbow dislocations with open stabilisation. Shaw E, Cohen D et al
  • British Scoliosis Society Annual Meeting 2005, LiverpoolDePuy prize for Best Presentation. Blood transfusion in scoliosis surgery: saving our resources. Cohen D et al
  • British Association of Emergency Medicine Annual Conference 2003, DerbyImproving accuracy in estimating the size of pneumothoraces. Cohen D et al

Poster Presentations

International

  • EFORT Congress 2010, Madrid, SpainQuality of Paediatric Orthopaedic care: Are we achieving the standard? Mahmood A, Cohen D et al
  • EFORT Congress 2009, Vienna, AustriaJacques Duparc Award for best E-poster. Hip fracture in the older person: are we achieving the standard? Cohen D, Highcock AJ et al
  • EFORT Congress 2009, Vienna, AustriaNon-operative management of atlanto-axial fractures: CT scanning for detection of fusion reduces the need for subsequent surgery. Highcock AJ, Cohen D et al
  • 9th European Congress on Clinical and Economic Aspects of Osteoporosis and Osteoarthritis 2009, Athens, GreeceBisphosphonate therapy in fragility fractures. Cohen D et al
  • International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD) – International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) Annual Scientific Meeting 2009, Florida, USABisphosphonate therapy in fragility fractures. Highcock AJ, Cohen D et al
  • EFORT Congress 2008, Nice, FranceOutcome following day-case spinal surgery. Jermin P, Cohen D et al
  • OARSI 2007 World Congress on Osteoarthritis, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USAThe utility of synovial fluid replacement in arthroscopic shoulder surgery in the prevention of post-operative pain. Cohen D et al
  • EFORT Congress 2007, Florence, ItalyEarly mobilisation following operative treatment of unstable elbow dislocations with open stabilisation. Shaw E, Cohen D et al

National

  • British Association for Surgery of the Knee Annual Meeting 2014, NorwichMid-term results of the LINK Endo-Model rotating-hinged total knee replacement in revision surgery. Smith M, Shah A, Cohen D et al
  • British Association for Surgery of the Knee Annual Meeting 2011, CardiffManipulation under anaesthetic following total knee arthroplasty – Predictions and Outcomes. Cartwright-Terry M, Cohen D et al
  • Osteoporosis Conference 2009, ManchesterOrthogeriatric input in fragility fractures improves secondary prevention care. Highcock AJ, Cohen D, Manning M, Tsang JHF
  • British Geriatrics Society Scientific Meetings 2008, BirminghamFragility Fracture Secondary Prevention. Cohen D, Highcock A et al
  • British Orthopaedic Research Society Annual Meeting 2008, ManchesterArthroplasty for post traumatic osteoarthritis of the index finger MCPJ. Velpula J, Cohen D et al
  • British Society for Surgery of the Hand Spring Meeting 2007, LeedsArthroplasty for post traumatic osteoarthritis of the index finger MCPJ. Velpula J, Cohen D et al

Audit

  • Fracture Clinic Services. Royal Oldham Hospital, 2014.
  • Elective theatre utilisation. Wrightington Hospital, 2013.
  • Outcome of hip and knee replacements. Wrightington Hospital, 2012.
  • Shared Decision Making outcome. Wrightington Hospital, 2012.
  • The effects of a topically applied fibrin sealant (Tisseel) in total hip arthroplasty. Royal Liverpool University Hospital, 2012.
  • Infection of hip hemiarthroplasties. Royal Liverpool University Hospital, 2012.
  • Lower limb alignment following total knee replacement. Wrightington Hospital, 2011.
  • Preoperative hypothermia: Do we warm patients enough? Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, 2010.
  • Delay in surgery for fractured neck of femur. University Hospital Aintree, 2010.
  • Quality of paediatric orthopaedic care. Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, 2009.
  • BOA Standards for Trauma: Hip Fracture in the Older Person. Arrowe Park Hospital & Royal Liverpool University Hospital, 2008.
  • Non-operative management of atlanto-axial fractures: CT scanning for detection of fusion. Royal Liverpool University Hospital, 2008.
  • The use of Tuffier’s line in identifying the correct intervertebral disc level for lumbar spinal surgery. Countess of Chester Hospital, 2007.
  • Secondary prevention of osteoporotic fragility fractures. Whiston Hospital, 2007.
  • Time to operation in fracture neck of femur. Macclesfield District General Hospital, 2006.
  • Hip resurfacing surgery. Whiston Hospital, 2006.
  • Rigid Fix stability in ACL reconstruction. Arrowe Park Hospital, 2005.
  • Blood cross matching protocols in scoliosis surgery. Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, 2004.
  • Birmingham hip replacements. University Hospital Aintree, 2004.
  • Delay in surgery for open hand fractures. Whiston Hospital, 2003.
  • Periorbital cellulitis in children. Arrowe Park Hospital, 2003.
  • Drainage in Total Hip & Knee Replacements. Warrington Hospital, 2002.
  • Paracetamol overdose. North Cheshire Hospitals, 2001.

Faculty Member

  • Fractures Around the Knee Wythenshawe Hospital, 2014
  • Wrightington Basic Science Viva Course Wrightington Hospital, 2013 – 2015.
  • Wrightington Lower Limb FRCS Viva & Clinical Examination Course Wrightington Hospital, 2011 & 2013.
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support Course Whiston Hospital, 2010. ALSG Centre for Training & Development, 2010 & 2011. Royal Liverpool University Hospital, 2012.
  • Mersey FRCS Clinical Sessions Broadgreen Hospital, 2011 & 2012.
  • Arthroplasty Practitioner Injection Workshop Wrightington Hospital, 2012
  • F2 Careers Advisory Fair Royal Liverpool University Hospital, 2011
  • The Invitational Trauma Symposium for Senior Theatre Personnel Warwick, 2010.
  • Total Hip Replacement Workshop University Hospital Aintree, 2010.

Post Graduate Courses

General

  • Advanced Professional Diploma Course in Clinical Education Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow, December 2012
  • Advanced Life Support Update Course Royal Albert Infirmary, August 2012
  • Equality & Diversity Course Mersey Deanery, June 2012
  • Training the Trainer Seminar Liverpool, May 2012
  • Leadership Development Programme Lancashire, May 2011
  • Good Clinical Practice for Research Training University Hospital Aintree, June 2010.
  • Statistics Tutorial Institute of Orthopaedics, Oswestry, June 2009.
  • ‘How To Teach’ Course Arrowe Park Hospital, March 2009.
  • Specialist Registrar Leadership Course Countess of Chester Hospital, October 2007.
  • Care of the Critically Ill Surgical Patient Royal Liverpool University Hospital, April 2003.
  • Advanced Paediatric Life Support Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, November 2002.
  • Basic Surgical Skills Countess of Chester Hospital, March 2002.
  • Advanced Life Support University Hospital Aintree, January 2002.
  • The Ionising Radiations University of Liverpool, May 2000.

Orthopaedic

  • Partial Knee Cadaveric Meeting Keele University, 2015
  • Peri-Prosthetic Fracture Course Wrightington Hospital, 2013.
  • Cadaveric Primary & Revision Knee Training Course Newcastle, November 2011.
  • Anatomy & Surgical Exposures Course Institute of Orthopaedics, Oswestry, January 2010.
  • Viva FRCS (Orth) Course Institute of Orthopaedics, Oswestry, January 2010.
  • Clinical Examination FRCS (Orth) Course Institute of Orthopaedics, Oswestry, January 2010.
  • Hand Surgery Course for FRCS (Orth) Wrightington Hospital, January 2010.
  • Norwich FRCS (Orth) Course Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital, January 2010.
  • Basic Science in Orthopaedics for the FRCS (Orth) Exam Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, October 2009.
  • COG Instructional Course for Children’s Orthopaedics Alder Hey Hospital, Liverpool, April 2009.
  • Spine Class Event Southport District General Hospital, March 2009.
  • 3rd Liverpool Forefoot Course Liverpool, February 2009.
  • Summer University: An Instructional Course In Hip Arthroplasty University of Edinburgh, August 2008.
  • 4th BOTA Instructional Course The Belfry, June 2008
  • Course for Surgeons wishing to use Mini C-Arm Fluoroscopic X-ray Equipment University of Derby, February 2008.
  • 3rd BOTA Instructional Course The Belfry Hotel, June 2007.
  • Oxford Unicompartmental Knee Advanced Instructional Course Keble College, Oxford, March 2007.
  • Primary Knee Replacement Surgery Royal College of Surgeons of England, February 2007.
  • British Orthopaedic Association Thirty-Sixth Instructional Course Birmingham, January 2007.
  • Modern Techniques in Total Knee Arthroplasty Princess Alexandra Hospital, November 2006.
  • Basic Arthroscopy of the Shoulder Manchester, October 2006.
  • 2nd BOTA Instructional Course Forest of Arden, Warwickshire, June 2006.
  • Basic Hip Arthroplasty Royal College of Surgeons of England, March 2006.
  • Core Skills in Operative Orthopaedic Surgery Royal College of Surgeons of England, March 2005.
  • Basic Techniques in Arthroscopic Surgery Royal College of Surgeons of England, November 2004.
  • Orthopaedic Biomechanics University of Leeds, September 2004.

Trauma

  • International Instructional Trauma Course Zurich, March 2012.
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor Course Harrogate, June 2009
  • OTC Current Concepts of Hand and Wrist Fracture Management Nice, December 2008.
  • OTC Current Concepts of Foot and Ankle Fracture Management Nice, December 2008.
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support Whiston Hospital, September 2008.
  • AO Advances in Operative Fracture Management University of Leeds, June 2008
  • Trauma Simulation Course Cheshire & Merseyside Simulation Centre, May 2008.
  • OTC External Fixation Course Nice, December 2007.
  • Orthofix Fracture Fixation Course North Staffordshire Medical Institute, June 2007
  • Versajet Hydrosurgery System Training Whiston Hospital, May 2007.
  • Fragility Fractures Instructional Course Birmingham, January 2007
  • 9th European Fixed Angle Fixation of Distal Radius & Proximal Humeral Fractures University of Malaga, November 2006.
  • Management of Open Fractures of the Lower Extremities University of Leeds, March 2006.
  • Casting Techniques for Specialist Registrars Bradford Royal Infirmary, March 2006
  • External Fixation Coventry & Warwickshire Hospital, May 2005.
  • AO Principles of Operative Fracture Treatment University of Leeds, June 2004.
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support Whiston Hospital, January 2002.

Symposium

  • Zimmer Educational Site Visit Winterthur, Switzerland, November 2014
  • International Hip Meeting Rome, Italy, September 2014
  • Dublin Hip Meeting Dublin, Ireland, May2014
  • Burning Issues in Revision Hip Surgery Symposium Wrightington Hospital, November 2012
  • 19th Annual New England Fracture Forum Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA, September 2010.
  • The Invitational Trauma Symposium for Senior Theatre Personnel Warwick, September 2010.
  • Hip Symposium: Debating Solutions in Total Hip Replacement Rome, Italy, May 2010.

Conferences

  • British Orthopaedic Association Annual Congress 2014 Brighton, September 2014.
  • British Association for Surgery of the Knee Annual Spring Meeting 2014 Norwich, April 2014.
  • British Hip Society Annual Scientific Meeting 2014 Exeter, March 2014.
  • British Orthopaedic Association Annual Congress 2013 Birmingham, October 2013.
  • British Association for Surgery of the Knee Spring Meeting 2013 Leeds, March 2013.
  • British Hip Society Annual Scientific Meeting 2013 Bristol, February 2013.
  • Wrightington National Hip Registrar Research Day Wrightington Hospital, November 2012.
  • Celebrating 50 Years of the Charnley Hip Replacement Media Day Wrightington Hospital, November 2012.
  • British Orthopaedic Association Annual Congress 2012 Manchester, September 2012.
  • British Association for Surgery of the Knee Spring Meeting 2012 Derby, April 2012.
  • British Hip Society Annual Scientific Meeting 2012 Manchester, March 2012.
  • British Orthopaedic Association Annual Congress 2011 Dublin, September 2011.
  • Charnley Centennial Hip Meeting Wrightington Hospital, May 2011.
  • Charnley Centennial Knee Meeting Wrightington Hospital, May 2011.
  • 9th European Congress on Clinical and Economic Aspects of Osteoporosis and Osteoarthritis Athens, Greece, March 2009.
  • British Orthopaedic Association Annual Congress 2008 Liverpool, September 2008.
  • British Orthopaedic Training Association Annual Conference 2008 The Belfry, West Midlands, June 2008.
  • 9th EFORT Congress Nice, France, May 2008.
  • OARSI 2007 World Congress on Osteoarthritis Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USA, December 2007.
  • British Trauma Society Annual Clinical Meeting Nottingham, October 2007.
  • Sports Knee Surgery 2007 University Of Warwick, October 2007.
  • British Orthopaedic Training Association Annual Conference 2007 The Belfry, West Midlands, June 2007.
  • 8th EFORT Congress Florence, Italy, May 2007.
  • British Society for Surgery of the Hand Spring Meeting Royal Armouries, Leeds, May 2007.
  • Shoulder Forum 2006 Macclesfield Hospital, November 2006.
  • Sports Hip Surgery 2006 University Of Warwick, October 2006.
  • 2nd North West Patello-Femoral Surgery Meeting Wilmslow, October 2006.
  • British Orthopaedic Training Association Annual Conference 2006 Forest of Arden, Warwickshire, June 2006.
  • British Scoliosis Society Annual Meeting Liverpool, March 2005.
  • British Association of Accident & Emergency Medicine Conference Derby, April 2003.

Teaching – Training

Qualifications and Courses

  • Diploma in Clinical Education Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow, December 2012
  • Clinical and Education Supervisor Certificate (Level – 1) Mersey Deanery, June 2012.
  • Training the Trainer Seminar Liverpool, May 2012.
  • ‘How To Teach’ Course Arrowe Park Hospital, March 2009.
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor Course Harrogate, June 2009.

Lecturing

  • Honorary Senior Lecturer, School of Health Sciences, University of Salford Manchester, 2016 to date.
  • FY1 & FY2 Teaching North Manchester General Hospital, May 2014.
  • F2 Careers Advisory Fair Royal Liverpool University Hospital, September 2011.
  • Final Year Medical Students (Core Topic Teaching) Nottingham Medical School, October 2010.
  • The Invitational Trauma Symposium for Senior Theatre Personnel Warwick, September 2010.
  • 19th Annual New England Fracture Forum Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA, September 2010.
  • Total Hip Replacement Workshop University Hospital Aintree, March 2010.
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support Course Whiston Hospital, March 2010, November 2010. ALSG Centre for Training & Development, June 2010 & June 2011. Royal Liverpool University Hospital, October 2012.
  • Mersey Orthopaedic Specialist Registrar Teaching Arrowe Park Hospital, October 2008. Ness Botanic Gardens, September 2008. Clatterbridge Hospital, March 2006. Liverpool Medical Institute, February 2006.
  • Mersey Burns & Plastic Surgery Teaching Seminar Whiston Hospital, February 2004.

Positions and Responsibilities

  • Clinical Supervisor The University of Manchester Final Year Medical Students, 2014 Core Surgical Trainees, 2015

Professional Membership

  • Royal College of Surgeons of England Fellow
  • British Orthopaedic Association Member
  • British Hip Society Member
  • British Association for Surgery of the Knee Member
  • Medical Defence Union Member
  • British Medical Association Member