The Association of Orthopaedic Practitioners UK


The Professor David Rowley Achievement Award

Rewarding Excellence, Innovation and Commitment.

The Professor David Rowley Achievement Award is an acknowledgement of exceptional dedication, commitment and professionalism of a practitioner / technician / nurse, as voted for by each of you.

The Award is open to all of the membership, including the Committee and Convenors.

The Achievement Award will be presented to the winning nominee each year.

The recipient will receive a fully sponsored place at the following years Conference, including accommodation and related travel expenses, or an educational package of their choice, up to the same value.

The Main Award will be presented and be held for One Year by the winning Nominee. In addition, an individual engraved plaque in recognition of the Award will be presented to the winner, to hold in perpetuity.


The assessment of each nominee will include looking at the following points :-

  • The actions / activities undertaken by your nominee, which led you to nominate him / her.
  • Who do you believe benefited most by your nominees efforts?
  • Expand on why you believe your nominee deserves this recognition.
  • Any other relevant information in support of your nomination.

All nominations will be reviewed and decided by Mr Matthew Barry (President to the AOP).

Nominations will only be accepted from validated members of the AOP. Each member of the AOP may nominate ONE CANDIDATE only. Nominations must be submitted to Matthew Barry (AOP President) via email and be received not later than 29th April 2024.

Nominee Details should include;-

  • Name
  • Job Title
  • Department
  • Contact Tel.No.
  • Hospital Address

Your details should include;-

  • Name
  • Membership Number
  • Job Title
  • Contact Tel.No.
  • Email Address
  • Address

Please describe why you believe your nominee should receive this award.

Should additional information or clarification be required you will be contacted by the assessor.

The decision of the Judge will be final and no other correspondence shall be entered into.

ALL winning and / or short listed entries will be publicised to help promote the work of the Association of Orthopaedic Practitioners UK. 


This page last updated: 03 April 2024

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