President’s Monthly Update – September and October 2022

Dear Members, Greetings & hope you are well! Pleased to present the highlights from September & October. The inaugural BHS-AHS Travelling Fellowship concluded at the BOA annual congress in Birmingham. The fellows travelled to ten centres in the UK over three weeks and had a very fruitful educational and social experience. I am ever so […]

Rothman-Ranawat Travelling Fellowship Update

An amazing opportunity remains for those interested – applications to apply for the Rothman-Ranawat travelling fellowship to the USA remain open! Applications can be made by emailing our secretary with a short statement of intent/ interest, and a copy of your CV at secretary@britishhipsociety.com This is an incredible opportunity to visit some of the worlds leading orthopaedic departments throughout the […]

President’s Monthly Update – July and August 2022

Dear Members, Greetings & hope you had a good summer and some well-deserved rest. Pleased to present the highlights from July & August. Henry Wynn Jones and his team have been busy preparing for the inaugural BHS-AHS Travelling Fellowship. It commences this week and Mr. James Sheldon, and Mr. Sunil Kumar from the UK will […]

BHS Launch Podcast Series

The British Hip Society are delighted to launch a new monthly podcast series, titled Surgical Legacies. The first episode is presented by our former president Jonathan Howell and together with guests, he discusses the legacy of Exeter and its contribution to hip surgery, a story that begins at the end of the First World War. […]

President’s Monthly Update – June 2022

Dear Members, Greetings & hope you are coping with the heatwave! Highlights from the last month. First of all, we are pleased to announce that Mr. Justin Green was successful at the BHS-ORUK Fellowship interview. Justin is an early year’s orthopaedic registrar who has been involved in clinical informatics and AI innovation within healthcare. Second, […]

Save The Date!

The 2023 BHS Annual Scientific Meeting and Instructional Course will take place from March 8th to 10th at Edinburgh International Conference Centre. The annual meeting will be held as usual over three days with the full range of Instructional sessions, podium presentations and trade support. The meeting will include the annual Charnley Lecture and the […]

President’s Monthly Update – May 2022

Dear Members, Welcome to the May Newsletter! A few highlights from the last month. First, we had our Annual Executive Away Day in Edinburgh on the 13th. A busy day with a tight agenda but a very rewarding one in terms of the output. It allowed us to plan activities for the year based on […]

BHS / AHS Travelling Fellowship 2022

The British Hip Society is pleased to announce a fantastic opportunity in the form of a new Travelling Fellowship for our members wherein two Fellows from the BHS will travel together with two Fellows from the North American Hip Society to centres of excellence in the UK over a three-week period in September 2023 culminating […]

President’s Monthly Update – April 2022

Dear Members, Welcome to our April newsletter! The ‘BHS Midweek Special’ series came to an end this month with the last episode on Tackling Bone Loss in the Revision setting being aired on the 13th. It was a successful educational venture with over 500 delegates watching the series live in the UK and over 14, […]

BHS/NAHR/ORUK Research Fellowship

The British Hip Society (BHS) and Orthopaedic Research UK (ORUK) are offering a full-time, two-year research fellowship to commence in August 2022/ Feb 2023. The purpose of the research must be to explore the NAHR data with meaningful hypothesis and examine the results of hip preservation surgery. Please see the fellowship specification for more details. […]

President’s Monthly Update – March 2022

Dear Members, Welcome to our March newsletter and my first as President of the British Hip Society. It’s been a busy four weeks since our very successful annual scientific meeting in Bournemouth which had a record attendance of over 550 delegates. The portfolio of activities of the society has expanded significantly and so has the […]

Midweek Special – Revision THR – Bone Loss

The Education Committee of the BHS is delighted to announce the latest instalment in a series of virtual events on Wednesday 13th April.  Each event has one moderator and features three members of faculty presenting case studies on a specific theme. The aim is to present nuances in decision making and discuss management with an evidence […]

International Consensus Meeting on Venous Thromboembolism

The International Consensus Meeting (ICM) convened a group of experts from around the globe to generate venous thromboembolism guidelines or recommendations that address real-world issues. Delegates from 135 international societies, 68 countries, and various specialties, including anesthesia, cardiology, hematology, internal medicine, and orthopaedics, were invited to comb through the literature in a systematic review format […]

Injectable biologics guidance from the BOA

The BOA has recently produced an information document on the use of injectable ‘orthobiologic’ treatments as an option for osteoarthritis and published it on their website HERE  In recent years there has been growing interest in the use of these treatments which has increased due to the disruption to surgical treatments that occurred during the […]

Midweek Special – Revision THR – Dislocation

The Education Committee of the BHS is delighted to announce the latest instalment in a series of virtual events on Wednesday 9th March.  Each event has one moderator and features three members of faculty presenting case studies on a specific theme. The aim is to present nuances in decision making and discuss management with an evidence […]

Midweek Special – Revision THR – Periprosthetic Fractures

The Education Committee of the BHS is delighted to continue their series of virtual events. Taking place on the second Wednesday of each month from 18:30-19:30 hrs (UK time) between now and April 2022. Each event has one moderator and features three members of faculty presenting case studies on a specific theme. The aim is to […]

President’s Monthly Update – January 2022

Welcome to the first update of 2022 and I hope you had a restful Christmas and are energised for 2022! BHS 2022 Bournemouth is Go! Registration is open for the Face-to-Face BHS Annual Scientific Meeting at the Bournemouth International Centre 2-4 March 2022. The highly successful BHS Instructional Course will also run in parallel with […]

Midweek Special – Revision THR – Infection

The Education Committee of the BHS is delighted to continue their series of virtual events. Taking place on the second Wednesday of each month from 18:30-19:30 hrs (UK time) between now and April 2022. Each event has one moderator and features three members of faculty presenting case studies on a specific theme. The aim is to […]

Midweek Special – Young Adult Hip – Extra-articular Soft-Tissue Pathology

The Education Committee of the BHS is delighted to announce the latest instalment in a series of virtual events on Wednesday 8th December.  Each event has one moderator and features three members of faculty presenting case studies on a specific theme. The aim is to present nuances in decision making and discuss management with an evidence […]

President’s Monthly Update – November 2021

Welcome to the November News Update. It was my great pleasure to host the first BHS Hip Forum for senior trainees, held in Sheffield last week. We welcomed 21 StRs and Fellows nominated by their Training Programme Directors for one and a half days of presentations, case discussions and debate covering all aspects of hip […]

Midweek Special – Young Adult Hip / Avascular Necrosis

The Education Committee of the BHS is delighted to announce the latest instalment of a new series of virtual events on Wednesday 10th November.  Each event will have one moderator and feature three members of faculty presenting case studies on a specific theme. The aim is to present nuances in decision making and discuss management with an […]