AOUK&I Trauma Research Prize 2020
AOUK invite applications for a research prize of £1,000. This is open to all surgeons in training, as well as operating room personnel. Entry is via submission of a 250-word abstract involving any aspect of musculoskeletal trauma (including hand, cranio maxillofacial, veterinary and spine surgery).
Successful candidates will be invited to provide manuscripts for review and present their work at the AOUK meeting in May. The submitted work will be assessed for originality, presentation and clinical application. You can download the flyer here.
Information and notes for guidance can be obtained by contacting:- firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for submissions is 30 September 2020
Abstracts should be sent to:
Mr Will Eardley
AOUK&I Chairman Research & Personal Development
Marlborough House, York Business Park, Nether Poppleton, York Y026 6RW
Details of past AOUK&I prize winners
2019 - James Fletcher £1000 : Improving trauma fixation - using an augmented screwdriver optimises non-locking screw insertion and reduces stripping rates.
2019 - David Metcalfe. £1000 : Pay for performance and hip fracture outcomes: An interrupted time series and difference-in-difference analysis in England and Scotland.
2018 - Anna Rieman £1000 : Synovial Hyperplasia after trauma
2017 – Ewan Goudie for his paper entitled: "The influence of shortening on clinical outcome in healed, displaced, mid shaft clavicle fractures after nonoperative treatment."
2016 – No prize awarded
2015 – I Pountos
2014 – Simon Graham
2013 – Simon Graham – “Locking plate fixation of periprosthetic fractures or the proximal femur around a stable stem: biomechanical analysis of fixation methods”.
2012 – Kate Rollins – “Nottingham trauma symptomatic venous thromboembolism risk score (not SVTE), predicting venous thromboembolism in fractured neck of femurs, a multi-centred validated risk score based on 13,367 serial admissions. Kate Rollins (Nottingham).
2011 – Kate Brown
2010 – Ben Ollivere