Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma

Current students and their doctoral topics

Browse some of the topics our current students are researching

Name Degree Doctoral Topic
Liam Yapp Current, MD The epidemiology, outcomes and cost effectiveness of primary and revision knee arthroplasty
Joe Burnford Current, PhD

IMT: Investigation into the Use of Laser Tools in Orthopaedic Surgery (joint degree with Engineering)

Jamie Nicholson Current, PhD Nonunion of the Clavicle. Novel use of clinical recovery and ultrasound to improve our ability to predict fracture healing

Yoke Yue Chow

MScR, Submitted

Antibacterial Effect of Bone Marrow-derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells (BM-MSCs) seeded on Calcium Sulfate (CaSO4) Scaffold
Louise Robiati Current, PhD Investigating novel therapies for the prevention of infected fracture non-unions
Alexandria Sehgal Current, PhD Physical characterisation of knee instability in the elderly
Jerry Tsang Current, PhD Novel therapies for treating biofilm-associated Staphylococcus infection as well as optimal methods for enhancing antibiotic action in the context of prosthetic joint infections
Murtadhah Jalal

Submitted, PhD

Quality of repair depends on type of fixation, timing of MSCs injection, type of cells and origin of cells