The 5th Cierny-Mader lecture was delivered by .Professor Thorsten Gehrke, Director of the Helios ENDO-Klinik, Hamburg, on outcomes of the 2018 international consensus meeting on musculoskeletal infections.
The 4th Cierny-Mader lecture was delivered by Professor Eric Senneville of Dron Hospital, Tourcoing, France on antibiotic suppression for prosthetic joint infections.
As Oxford hosted the 35th annual meeting of the European Bone and Joint Infection Society (EBJIS) on the 1st – 3rd September 2016 OBIC was limited this year to a one day instructional meeting on the 31st August 2016, immediately preceding EBJIS in the Oxford Town Hall.
OBIC 2015 – Cierny-Mader Lecture (Sponsored by British Infection Association)
The 3rd Cierny-Mader lecture was delivered by Professor Werner Zimmerli, Department of Infectious Diseases, Basel University Medical Clinic, Liestal, Switzerland.
OBIC 2015 – Prizes (Sponsored by Heraeus)
Dr. Scott Parker, Cardiff and Vale NHS Trust, UK. ‘Acute late Staphylococcus aureus infection in metal-on-metal hip arthroplasty: a life threatening complication’.
Dr Sophie Nuguyen, France. ‘Long term suppression of prosthetic joint infection: the experience of the North-Western French Reference Centre for Complex Osteo-Articular Infections’.
OBIC 2014 – Cierny-Mader Lecture
The 2nd Cierny-Mader lecture was delivered by Professor Jason Calhoun from West Michigan, USA. Professor Jason Calhoun’s research has focused on new approaches to manage osteomyelitis, including the testing of novel antibiotics, strategies to destroy or prevent biofilms, and surgical techniques.
OBIC 2014 – Prizes (Sponsored by British Infection Association)
Dr Andrew Brent, Oxford. ‘Sonication for diagnosis of prosthetic joint infection: just another sample?’
Dr Lisa Tang, Liverpool. ’Complications of Calcium Sulphate in orthopaedic surgery’
OBIC 2013 – Cierny-Mader Lecture
The inaugural Cierny-Mader lecturer was given by Professor Doug Osmon, who leads the musculoskeletal infection service at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota.
OBIC 2013 – Prizes (Sponsored by Society of General Microbiology)
Dr Rachel Colledge, Oxford: ‘Implementing sonication for the diagnosis of prosthetic joint infection: a UK experience. ‘
Dr Angela M Minassian, Oxford: ‘Diagnosis of Prosthetic Joint Infections by BACTEC: questioning the 14 day culture.’
OBIC 2012 – Prizes (Sponsored by Society of General Microbiology)
Dr Angela M Minassian, Oxford University Hospitals
Dr Alexander Dinneen, The Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Trust, Guildford, and Frimley Park Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Frimley, UK.