Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, National University of Singapore, Singapore - 2014 V K Pillay Lectureship

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

V K Pillay Lectureship

2014 V K Pillay Lectureship

23 - 26 April 2014


Mr Colin Howie

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Edinburgh Royal Infirmary,

United Kingdom


President-elect of the British Orthopaedic Association,

Orthopaedic Advisor to the CMO in Scotland,

Editor of Journal of Trauma and Orthopaedics.

He is a past President of the British Hip Society.


His specialist interests are joint research in the upper and lower limbs and research into clinical outcomes, the biomechanics of joint replacement.


23 April 2014 (Wed) 7.30 am Lecture: "Managing the Rheumatoid Patient - A Lifetime Commitment"
  9.00 am Case discussion - hip arthroplasty
  6.00 pm V K Pillay Lecture: "Dealing with Deformity in Total Hip Replacement"
24 April 2014 (Thur) 7.15 am Lecture: "Implant Stability in Revision Knee Replacement"
9.00 am Case discussion – Diagnosing and managing the infected knee
25 April 2014 (Fri) 7.30 am Lecture @ NUH Grand Round: "How Was it for You? Patient Satisfaction Explained"
10.30 am Case discussion – Investigating the painful stiff knee
26 April 2014 (Sat) 8.30 am Lecture: "Managing of Acetabular Defects in Revision Arthroplasty"