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  • Professor Dame Sue Black OBE leaving 31st May 2018

    Professor Dame Sue Black OBE leaving

    It was a shock to all at the TORT Centre when we heard the news that Professor Dame Sue Black, OBE, is to leave the University of Dundee in June to take up the position of Pro Vice Chancellor for Engagement at the University of Lancaster. Without dou...

  • Surprise Supplies! 30th May 2018

    Surprise Supplies!

    A luxury hamper was delivered to the TORT Centre on 30 May 2018. It was a surprise to everyone who witnessed its opening but the accompanying thank-you card shed light that it was in fact a gift from all this years’ students who studied the Int...

  • IMAR motion analysis labs re-accredited 24th May 2018

    IMAR motion analysis labs re-accredited

    After an external audit of facilities and protocols, the Clinical Movement Analysis Society of UK and Ireland (CMAS) accredited the motion and gait analysis laboratory at the Institute of Motion Analysis & Research (IMAR) at the TORT Centre. IMAR...

  • Intercalated BMSc Viva Exams at TORT 22nd May 2018

    Intercalated BMSc Viva Exams at TORT

    Thirteen Intercalated BMSc/BSc students studying Applied Orthopaedic Technology had their Viva examinations at the TORT Centre on Monday 21 May, 2018. Students gave a ten-minute oral presentation of their research findings prior to the Viva examinat...

  • New cadaveric hand workshop for 2018 18th May 2018

    New cadaveric hand workshop for 2018

    A new cadaveric workshop was offered to this year’s MCh (Orth) candidates on 17th May 2018. Common Hand Surgical Procedures cadaveric workshop: Tips and Tricks was originated and run by Mr Arpit Jariwala, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon NHS Tays...