NEXT MEETING


Wednesday 15th October, Spice Valley, Horwich


The meeting will be hosted by Mr Mehta. It will be held at Spice Valley, 171 Lee Lane, Horwich. BL6 7JD. Tel 01204 697222. This meeting will be sponsored by WG/Wright Medical. Please bring cases on a memory stick. All interested trainees and consultants welcome. Please arrive at 1830 for 1900 start. 2100 Dinner.






Thursday 26th June, Gurkha Grill, Didsbury


The meeting will be hosted by Mr Shoaib. It will be held in the meeting room over the Gurkha Grill Restaurant on Burton Road in Didsbury. There will be a presentation on minimally invasive calcaneal fixation. Please bring cases on a memory stick. The meeting will start at 1900 hrs. This meeting will be sponsored by Marquardt.



Thursday 1st May, Manchester Royal Infirmary


This meeting will be hosted by Mr Samarjii and Dr Michael Callaghan. It will be held in the ESTU seminar room or in the Red Chilli restaurant private meeting room (if refurbishment has been finished). The final location will be listed once it has been finalised. Please arrive by 1830 hrs.


Wednesday, 15th January - Ghurka Grill in West Didsbury


This meeting was hosted by Miss Fox. The theme for the meeting was foot and ankle trauma. There was a short presentation on column theaory in complex foot trauman followed by case discussions.


The meeting was sponsored by Biomet.




Thursday October 18th - Manchester Royal Infirmary


This meeting was held at Manchester Royal Infirmary and hosted by Mr Samarji. There was a presentation on DVT research at Wythenshawe Hospital.


This meeting was sponsored by Lavender Medical





PREVIOUS MEETINGS


April  26 - Joint MAFIA/LAFF meeting


This joint meeting was held at Stepping Hill Hospital in Stockport. The guest speaker was Hiro Tanaka from the Royal Gwent Hospital, who is a member of the BOFAS educational committee.


This meeting was sponsored by Lavender Medical and Marquardt Orthopaedics.




Tuesday January 31st at 6-30 pm


This MAFIA meeting was held at the Indian Ocean Restaurant in Ashton Under Lyne. The meeting was hosted by Mr Ebizie. The theme for the meeting was ankle fractures and there was a short presentation on the experience of tightrope syndesmotic fixation.


The meeting was sponsored by Lavender Orthopaedics, who presented their io-fix screws and variable angled locking plates.




Wednesday October 19th at 6-30 pm


This meeting was held at South Manchester University Hospital at the ERC building. This meeting was organised by Mr Kurdy.

The guest speaker was Dr Waqar Bhatti, Consultant Radiologist at UHSM who gave an insight into the modes of imaging and interpretation.


The meeting was kindly sponsored by Orthosolutions.



July 2011


This meeting was held at Stepping Hill Hospital by Mr Shoaib. The guest speaker was Nilesh Makwana from Oswestry who spoke about osteochondral lesions of the talus.


The meeting was kindly sponsored by Marquardt, who had a stand to present their forefoot click-off and twin compression screws




March 2011


This meeting was held at Flavours Restaurant in Bury and organised by Mr Mehta.


The meeting was kindly sponsored by Integra/ New Deal who manufacture forefoot screws and the Panta Hindfoot Nail as well as the Hintermann Ankle Replacement.




December 2011


This meeting was held at Manchester Royal Infirmary and organised by Mr Samarji.


The meeting was kindly sponsored by Integra/New Deal.



 

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