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April 1, 2020

Covid powerpoint

Covid Presentation
BlogNews and Events
March 13, 2020

A thank you from the travelling fellows of the British Research Society

Travelling fellows recently visited us from the British Orthopaedic Research Society. Read their letter of thanks below.
BlogNews and Events
January 30, 2020

Department of Orthopaedics Christmas Party 2019

We had an excellent time celebrating the holidays with our UOttawa Orthopaedic family! The Orthopaedic Christmas party is one of the most anticipated events of the year, and gives us…

News and Events
September 25, 2019

Visiting Professor: Dr. David Ring MD PhD

We had the pleasure of hosting Dr David Ring, MD PhD at our Research in Progress day for the 2018-2019 Academic Year. He delivers an insightful and paradigm shifting interview…

BlogConferencesNews and Events
July 23, 2019

The 13th Edition of the University of Ottawa Hip Symposium

The 13th Edition of the University of Ottawa Hip Symposium took place last month in the beautiful city of Québec. The title of this years symposium was: Joint Preserving and...
News and Events
February 24, 2019

In the News: Relief of Back Pain

'I can't put it into words:' Clinic source of relief to patients with back pain (The Ottawa Citizen) Last October, Lynne Miles was hit with excruciating back pain — to...
News and Events
October 31, 2018

Visiting Professor: Dr. David Mayman MD

Dr Mayman is an expert on Robotic and Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery. Watch this short clip to better understand how robotics are improving our accuracy in placing total joint replacements….

News and Events
September 27, 2018

Orthopaedic Surgery Community Research Priorities

Please join one of a series of Webinars hosted by the Scientific Director of the CIHR Institute of Musculoskeletal Health and Arthritis (IMHA), Professor Karim Khan, and leaders of the...
News and Events
July 30, 2018

Risk for single-sport kids supported by medical evidence

Experts say specialization makes more sense for self-driven athletes in their late-teens — before then, the ultimate goal in any sport should be to have fun. 
Awards and RecognitionsBlogNews and Events
May 24, 2018

PS & CQI Team Win TOH Excellence Award

Congratulations to the Patient Safety and Continuous Quality Improvement (PS and CQI) Team for being awarded The Ottawa Hospital Excellence Award on Patient Experience.

BlogNews and Events
May 22, 2018

CHEO raises funds for EOS Machine

Watch as Dr. James Jarvis at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario explains the benefits of an EOS machine, which cuts radiation by 5-10 times when compared to the average…

Awards and RecognitionsBlogNews and Events
April 9, 2018

Orthopaedic Research Assistant wins first place!

Orthopaedics Research Assistant, Alanna Jane, wins best poster presentation at the Interdisciplinary Student Research Conference in Healthcare (ISRCH). Well done!

BlogNews and Events
April 5, 2018

Dr. Isabelle Catelas and family welcome their new baby boy, Clément into the world! Congratulations 🙂

BlogNews and Events
April 5, 2018

Dr. Michael Pickell peforms the first meniscal transplant in Eastern Ontario!

Awards and RecognitionsBlog
March 16, 2018

McKee Prize for Best Podium Presentation at BHS 2018

Dr. George Grammatopoulos represents Ottawa with his Senators jersey at the 2018 Derby Annual Scientific Meeting. ...and takes home the best podium presentation!
March 13, 2018

Dr. Mazen Ibrahim presents his work on acetabular coverage at the Orthopaedic Research Society in New Orleans.

Awards and RecognitionsBlogNews and Events
March 13, 2018

2018 Kappa Delta Elizabeth Winston Lanier Award Recipients

Congratulations to Dr. Paul E. Beaulé and his team for winning the 2018 Kappa Delta Elizabeth Winston Lanier Award for their research identifying the origins of the hip pistol grip/CAM…

News and Events
March 4, 2018

Please join us in preparation for Rattle Me Bones 2018!!

In 2017, there were 1300 runners and 40 volunteers. We raised a total of $32,975 for bone cancer research and metastases that affect mobility. Information on how you can support…

January 18, 2018

Dr. Joel Werier leading The Ottawa Hospital WSIB proposal in Toronto with over 100 health care professionals present

Awards and RecognitionsBlog
January 17, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Kim and Dr. Phan for winning the Fracture Liaison Service (FLS) Award!

From left to right: Marq Nelson, Dr. Phil Phan, Melissa Nicastro, Reece Bearnes, Helen Vaillancourt, Jackie Mace, Kelly Ward-MacDonald, and Dr. Paul Kim. For more information about the FLS award, visit…

September 6, 2017

Founders’ Award at CORS 2017 Annual Meeting in Ottawa, Ontario

Congratulations to Katie Hicks who won the Founders' Award at the 2017 Annual Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society!
September 6, 2017

New residents complete first week of boot camp!

Dr. Paul Gauthier, Dr. Brendan Swift, Dr. Mohammed Ameen, Dr. Rashed Al Ahmed, Dr. Stéphanie Coupal, Dr. Jonathan Howatt
September 6, 2017

Your Story – Your Surgeon

"Both my left and right elbow joints were degraded to a point where I was in constant pain. Thanks to Dr J Pollock's expertise and the team at The Ottawa...
BlogResident News
July 12, 2017

Birth Announcement

Hanh and Mitch Armstrong (resident graduate 2017) are proud to announce the arrival of their beautiful baby girl Isla Le Armstrong on June 26th! Congratulations on behalf of the division of...
July 6, 2017

Ottawa Welcomes the CFSB and Anica Bitenc Fellows!

Dr Jérome Murgier from Toulouse et Dr Eric Thein from Lausanne spent two days with us giving us presentations on indications and usefulness of medial approach to the hip as...
July 6, 2017

COA & Hip Symposium – A Great Success for Ottawa!

Congrats again to Drs Lapner and Pollock for a great scientific and social program. Faculty Dinner at the Rideau Club The Hip Symposium, with an international Faculty and attendance from...
News and Events
April 17, 2017

Hans K. Uhthoff Research Day

The career of Hans K. Uhthoff spans many decades with so many accomplishments but there is one trait that has remained at the heart of his illustrious career: translational musculoskeletal...
News and Events
October 29, 2016

Rattle Me Bones

News and Events
September 22, 2016

50th Anniversary Gala

Our 50th Anniversary Gala and Alumni Specialty Update was a great success with over 100 alumni from across the globe joining us. Our gala event brought together both physician and...
News and Events
September 21, 2016

Visiting Professors

Current Visiting Professor: To Be Announced Past Visiting Professors Here you will find podcasts from past visiting professors organized by category. Adult Reconstruction Garth Johnson Trauma & Spine Hans K....