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  • Gait Lab Upgrade 2nd Jul 2012

    Gait Lab Upgrade

    Gait Lab Upgrade During the summer of 2012 the Gait Lab facility in IMAR was upgraded from two to four AMTI force plates. These force plates accurately measure the ground reaction forces in three dimensions when a subject walks across them, providin...

  • Mrs Sheila Gibbs, Consultant Scientist at IMAR, elected Chair of  CMAS 23rd Apr 2012

    Mrs Sheila Gibbs, Consultant Scientist at IMAR, elected Chair of CMAS

    The Institute of Motion Analysis and Research (IMAR) hosted the Clinical Movement Analysis Society (CMAS) for UK & Ireland Annual meeting in April 2010. Our IMAR Gait facilities were subsequently one of the first laboratories in UK to be accredit...

  • Professor Rami Abboud elected Honorary Fellow (FRCS) of the Royal College of Surgeons of England 18th Jan 2012

    Professor Rami Abboud elected Honorary Fellow (FRCS) of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

    Professor Rami Abboud’s dedication towards teaching, research and training was recognised in 2011 by the award of a rare accolade, Honorary Fellow (FRCS), of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, which is the College's highest award. It was...

  • Retiral of Mrs June Pate 31st Dec 2011

    Retiral of Mrs June Pate

    Mrs June Pate retired from her position as Professor Abboud’s PA and MCh Orth Course Administrator in December this year. She initially joined the University in 2001 working as a Library Assistant in Ninewells Nursing Library. June was a valued...

  • Master/Diploma in Orthopaedic Science accredited by the Royal College of Surgeons of England 14th Nov 2011

    Master/Diploma in Orthopaedic Science accredited by the Royal College of Surgeons of England

    The Royal College of Surgeons of England has accredited the Master/Diploma in Orthopaedic Science at the University of Dundee at its Council meeting today. Both Course Directors, Dr Tim Drew and Professor Rami Abboud indicated: "This is an excellent...