Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Advancing education, training and research.

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Welcome to JOSI

The Johannesburg Orthopaedic Sports medicine Institute (JOSI) is a public-private partnership that forms part of the Wits Health Consortium.

Our goal is to advance education, training and research across the full spectrum of orthopaedic sports medicine.

Our aim is to combine the knowledge and experience gained from both private and government practice with the academic backing of the University of the Witwatersrand.

Research

JOSI supports research in Orthopaedic Sports medicine.

Education

JOSI is committed to continued education.

Training

JOSI is dedicated to upskilling healthcare providers.

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Providing distinctive orthopaedic devices and solutions for optimal patient outcomes.

Should you wish to contribute or donate to JOSI please contact us

 

Upcoming Courses

4 Nov 2020 WEBINAR ACL injuries in children

ACL injuries in children
Chair: Prof Ponky Firer
1. Special considerations Dr Mike Barrow
2. When to operate Dr Matt Street
3. Surgical techniques Dr Brad Gelbart
4. Case presentations Dr Glen Vardi

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Backed by the University of the Witwatersrand

Research

JOSI supports research in Orthopaedic Sports medicine.

Should you wish to undertake a research project related to orthopaedic sport medicine and need assistance in putting a proposal together, finding funding or accessing suitable data – please feel free to contact us

Education

Education

JOSI is committed to continued education and we run monthly after-hours education courses.

Courses take place on the 1st Wednesday of every month.
Online registration closes on the Friday beforehand.
During all levels of lockdown, to safeguard our presenters and attendees against the spread of  the 2019 novel Coronavirus, all our educational lectures are presented as Webinars online.
We look forward to your virtual attendance.

See our programme below.

 

CSMO JOSI Educational Programme

Training

JOSI is dedicated to upskilling healthcare providers in techniques in orthopaedic sports medicine.

JOSI is proud to welcome our first fellow - Dr Thando Ncube. Dr Ncube completed his MBCHB degree at the University of Zimbabwe with honours as the best student. He then completed his registrar time on the University of the Witwatersrand Academic circuit obtaining his Mmed (Ortho Surg) with distinction and successfully gaining his FCOrth (SA) through the College of Medicine South Africa.

He is currently working at the Linksfield Orthopaedic Sports and Rehab centre with Prof. P Firer and Drs Gelbart and Street. He also joins Dr Street at the CM Johannesburg Academic Hospital where they manage and operate on patients at the Soft tissue Knee Clinic. He has attended the Wrexham knee meeting in the U.K as part of the fellowship.

We would like to thank Smith and Nephew for their financial support in making the fellowship possible


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