London Shoulder Meeting – Relive surgery masterclass

Date: 13/05/2021
Time: 6:00 pm BST
Location: Zoom video conferencing platform

Available spaces: 50

London Shoulder Meeting – Relive surgery masterclass



Target audience: This meeting is aimed at orthopaedic surgeons, orthopaedic trainees, physiotherapists, and sports physicians.

Join us at the London Shoulder Meeting 2021 Relive surgery masterclass as The Shoulder Practice host a virtual networking evening with industry being invited to deliver a mixture of presentations, re-live surgery videos and partake in discussion sessions.

18:00 – Welcome and introduction
18:05 – Relive surgery videos and presentations
19:20 – Break out discussions and networking
20:30 – Close

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Places are limited and being offered on a first come first serve basis, so if you would like to join this session please register here in advance.

The masterclass and networking evening is free to attend.

Please contact the events team via email: events@oruk.org  or telephone: +44 (0)20 7307 3013 if you have any further queries.

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Mr Carlos Cobiella, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, University College London Hospitals

Carlos Cobiella grew up in Spain and graduated from Medical School at the Universidad Autónoma in Madrid.

He moved to London where he completed his Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery training at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital. He became interested in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery and had further training in this area under the care of Messrs Bayley, Calvert and Lambert at the Shoulder and Elbow Unit at the RNOH and Professor Birch at the Peripheral Nerve Injury.

He is a Consultant Shoulder & Elbow and Sports Surgeon at University College London Hospitals NHS Trust. He is founding member of The Shoulder Practice, Head of the Upper Limb Section of the Institute of Sports, Exercise and Health at UCL. He collaborates closely with the English Institute of Sport, UK Athletics, the British Olympic Association and professional sports teams. He was part of the medical team at the London 2012 Olympics and is the NFL Upper Limb Surgeon in Europe.

He enjoys all aspects of Shoulder and Elbow surgery, including the treatment of Sports injuries, arthritis and fractures and has a keen interest in arthroscopic techniques. He is a member of faculty in numerous courses in Arthroscopic and Sports Injury Surgery, both national and international. He directly supervises the training of medical students, junior doctors, a UCH Shoulder and Elbow Fellow and is convenor for the London Shoulder Meeting. Carlos continues to publish and present research for advances in surgical techniques regularly.

Mr Henry Colaço, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal Hampshire County Hospital

Henry is a Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon who specialises in conditions of the shoulder and elbow. He graduated from Imperial College School of Medicine and completed his training in London, before completing specialist training fellowship posts in shoulder & elbow surgery and complex upper limb surgery at University College Hospital, and St George’s Hospital, as well as the British Elbow & Shoulder Society (BESS) Travelling Fellowship in France.

He was appointed as a Locum Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust, and an Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer at University College London, before being appointed as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Royal Hampshire County Hospital. His special interests include upper limb trauma and complex reconstructive and sports shoulder and elbow surgery.

His research interests include the use of simulation to enhance surgical skills training and improve patient safety. He received the ‘Innovation in Simulation’ award from the British Orthopaedic Association (BOA) in 2015 and is a member of both the BOA and BESS Simulation Working Groups.

Mrs Val Jones, Clinical Physiotherapy Specialist, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

With over 20 year’s experience, Val is the Lead Physiotherapist for shoulder and elbow conditions in Sheffield and works closely with nationally recognised upper limb surgeons.
Val’s speciality is management of the shoulder and elbow problems including; tennis elbow, golfers elbow, post-operative rehabilitation, shoulder instability problems and rotator cuff injuries.
She is the former allied health professional representative for the British Elbow and Shoulder Society, and is also the elected UK representative for the European Society for Shoulder and Elbow Rehabilitation (EUSSER).
Val lectures internationally and has published work in surgical journals regarding shoulder and elbow rehabilitation.

Mr Simon Lambert, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, University College London Hospitals

Simon is Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at University College London Hospital, Honorary Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, and Honorary Senior Lecturer at the Institute of Orthopaedics and Musculoskeletal Science, University College London. He was previously senior surgeon on the upper limb service at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Trust, and visiting surgeon to the States of Jersey. Simon has published widely on all aspects of trauma and shoulder and elbow conditions, and is currently completing an MD concerning the effectiveness of fixed-fulcrum reverse shoulder replacement for the treatment of rotator cuff deficient shoulder arthritis. He has supervised MD and PhD level students researching frozen shoulder, rotator cuff disease, and elbow arthroplasty. He is the current author of the Shoulder Girdle and Upper Arm chapter of Gray’s Anatomy and the equivalent Gray’s Surgical Anatomy texts. He is co-supervisor of research into aspects of shoulder anatomy in the Department of Anatomy, University of Innsbruck.

Mr Jae Rhee, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Princess Royal Hospital, Telford

Mr Jae Rhee qualified from Royal Free and University College London Medical School in 2003. Following completion of his surgical training in Middlesex & UCL Hospitals, he undertook postgraduate orthopaedic training on the reputable Oswestry Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt programme. Following the award of FRCS in 2012, he further pursued shoulder fellowship training in London. Mr Rhee has expanded his expertise further by undertaking additional hand & upper limb fellowship training at the Hand & Wrist Unit in Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, as well as being awarded the EFORT fellowship where he spent time at the internationally renowned Karolinska Sports Institute in Stockholm, Sweden.

He was appointed Consultant Orthopaedic Shoulder & Upper Limb Surgeon at the Princess Royal Hospital in the West Midlands, where he undertakes elective and emergency surgery for all aspects of shoulder, elbow and hand disorders. He has particularly developed a specialist interest in arthroscopic shoulder surgery.

He finds research and training equally important. He has published widely including several contributions to textbooks of orthopaedic surgery, and reviews scientific articles for the ‘Bone and Joint Journal’. He is a regular faculty and examiner on regional and national courses, as well as lecturing MSc students at the Institute of Sports Exercise and Health, University College London.

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