Our charity raffle this year raised money for Bloodwise,
in memory of Sue Miles who sadly passed away at the beginning of the year.
We raised an amazing £1175 which the AOP topped up to £1500. The charity
representatives were overwhelmed by the generosity of all those present.
David Rowley Award
Congratulations to Marion Williams on receiving the David
The David Rowley award is presented each year to someone
who has worked to raise the profile of orthopaedic practitioners and the level
of care that we give our patients.
The winner for 2019 was Marion Williams who helped to establish the British
Casting Certificate day release course in Newport in 2002 and continues to
successfully run the course.
Marion was secretary of the AOP from 2009 to 2017 during which time the dream to
attain academic credit for BCC holders was realised.
Lois Barr Award
The winner of this years Lois Barr award was
Stephanie Craig from City Hospital, Birmingham.
Stephanie studied on the Stanmore Course during the 2017/18 academic year.
The award was received at conference on her behalf by Beth Tite.
Workshop of the Year
The workshop of the year trophy was awarded to Ossur for
their informative, educational and entertaining workshop which included a very
popular app-based quiz.