AOUK Trauma Research Prize 2017

Looking for Funds to help pay for a Course or Fellowship travel costs?

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 November. The submitted work will be assessed for originality, presentation and clinical application.

The closing date for submissions is 1st September 2017

Information and notes for guidance can be obtained by contacting:- aouki1@btconnect.com

Further Information

Abstracts should be sent to: Mr Will Eardley AOUK Chairman Research & Personal Development Marlborough House, York Business Park, Nether Poppleton, York Y026 6RW


Details of past AOUK prize winners

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