2017 BRITISH ORTHOPAEDIC ASSOCIATION (BOA) ANNUAL CONGRESS
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After completing his postgraduate degree in Rotterdam, Jan worked at the Central Military Hospital as a medical officer in the Royal Dutch Air Force. Following this, he joined the orthopaedic department of the University Medical Centre, Utrecht where he sub-specialised in foot and ankle surgery. After embarking on a fellowship to the Harborview Medical Centre, Seattle, Jan worked at St Maartenskliniek centre of orthopaedics. Jan chaired the Scientific Committee and was a member of the board of the Dutch Orthopaedic Association from 2007 – 2010. Impressively, he founded and Chaired the Dutch Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Association and is proud to be an Honorary member.
Jan Willem K. Louwerens, MD, PhD
PRESIDENTIAL GUEST LECTURER
Professor Chris Moran
Professor Chris Moran is National Clinical Director for Trauma for NHS England and a Professor of Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery at Nottingham University Hospital. Having trained in Cardiff and Newcastle, Professor Moran undertook fellowships at the Mayo Clinic and University Hospital, Basel. He is a full time surgeon, leading the Trauma Team, with a special interest in surgery for polytrauma, complex articular fractures and the treatment of non-union. He has led the development of the Major Trauma Networks in England, increasing survival rates for major injuries by 25% and is an international adviser on trauma to a number of Governments.
Professor Chris Moran
ROBERT JONES LECTURER
Phil Hammond is an NHS doctor, campaigner, health writer, investigative journalist, broadcaster, speaker and comedian. He currently works in a specialist NHS team in Bath for young people with chronic fatigue syndrome/ME. As a comedian, Phil was half of the award winning double-act “Struck Off and Die” with Tony Gardner. He has solo toured the UK three times including appearances at the Edinburgh Fringe and has appeared on “Have I Got News for You” and “Countdown” on numerous occasions. He is a fundraiser and advisor for the Association of Young People with ME as well as the Vice President of the Patients’ Association.
HOWARD STEEL LECTURE
Group registrations not allowed
Accompanying persons not allowed
We don’t accept Online Abstracts
TSC Hotel & Venues is the official hotel booking agency for the BOA Congress 2017.
Booking your Congress accommodation at the exclusive rates couldn’t be easier. Follow the link below where you can visit TSC and book online alternatively, download the interactive booking form here.
Please note that rates are guaranteed until the 18th August 2017. All rates are subject to availability.
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Hilton Liverpool City Centre Hotel
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At the BOA Congress in September 2017 there will be a prize for best Simulation Free Paper. This may be on any simulation topic and must be submitted via the BOA Congress abstract submission process, following the style guide below. All abstracts selected for podium presentation in the Simulation Free Papers session of Congress will be eligible. Presentations will be judged during the session and the winner announced at the BOA Awards and Medals session during the Congress.
BOA Young Investigator Award
The BOA Young Investigator’s Award is open to BOA Fellows under the age of 45. The top scoring abstracts will be presented and judged in the BOA Young Investigator session during the Congress. The winner will receive a contribution from the BOA towards their return flight to attend and present their abstract at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) 2018 meeting. Complimentary registration will be given to the winning author by AAOS, details of the presentation format will be confirmed by the AAOS later in the year.
Abstract Style Guide
Each submission must be made electronically via the BOA Congress website. All correspondence will be with the person who submits the abstract online. The presenting author should be identified by underlining.
The online submission form will provide restricted space for data entry to limit the word count. To assist you in preparing your submission an indication of the maximum word count for each section is provided.
Title of abstract [maximum 50 words]
Names of presenter and co-authors. Contact details of all authors to include:
full name, organisation/institution, city and country, as you would wish it to appear in the completed programme, e-mail, work telephone, mailing address for the submitter
Indicate if presenting author is eligible for young investigator award, i.e. BOA members who are Trainees, SAS Surgeons or a Consultant for less than 10 years
The completed abstract [maximum 300 words]. To include:
Background: What was the context for the study? Why was it important that this project was undertaken?
Methods: What principles, methods/methodological approaches, materials did the project involve?
Results: Summarise the main findings from the analysis
Conclusion(s): What can be concluded from the study? What are the suggestions for future work?
Implications: What are the implications of the project and how will the results be translated into practice / management / education / policy
Standard font of Calibri 11, single line spacing, no indents
Submitting authors are responsible for ensuring spelling, grammar, and terminology is accurate
No images or other graphics
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