Research course

Trauma and Orthopaedics

UCL - University College London · Division of Surgery and Interventional Science

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Entry requirements

MBBS, MRCS and a higher surgical training number in Orthopaedics GMC registration, or the overseas equivalent.

Months of entry


Course content

Delivered from the world renowned research groups based at the Institute of Orthopaedics and Biomedical Engineering, part of the UCL and the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital. The course directors lead units of major importance in clinical care and are at the cutting edge of research and development in novel prostheses development, cell-engineering, spinal surgery, osteoporosis, nerve injuries, and diseases of childhood.

Research areas

  • Osteoporosis
  • Bone tumour biology
  • Joint replacement
  • Tissue engineering
  • Biomedical engineering
  • Imaging and materials science
  • Performance/rehabilitation
  • Peripheral nerve and spinal injury

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • DocOrth
    part time
    72 months

    Course contact details

    Mr Edward Charnley