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PEI host third Orthopaedic Registrars' Education Dinner Meeting

On Friday 15th February, PEI hosted the third in its series of Registrars' Education dinner meetings. The focus of this meeting was the Tribology of Hip Prostheses.

Dr Sophie Williams from the University of Leeds, an expert in this complex area, was guest speaker on the night, and as expected, the lecture was educational and thought-provoking, leading to some highly topical discussions surrounding bearing options and the importance of tribology.

Orthopeadic Registrars at PEI Event

While Dr Williams provided the framework for the meeting she commented that she thoroughly enjoyed engaging with enthusiastic clinicians regarding the science of tribology and its importance in patient outcomes. Thanks to all those who attended.
 
PEI are in the process of planning for the next series of meetings and would welcome any feedback regarding topics or general comments on how attendee experience can be improved. Details of the next event in the series will be released shortly. 

If you would like further information or an invitation to attend please contact your local PEI hospital representative or specifically contact: Thomas Costello (mobile: 086-0432842  or email: costellot@pei.ie or Christel De Beer, (mobile: 086-8551489 or email: debeerc@pei.ie).

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