News & Activities

Ongoing & Focused

  • Home
    Home This is where you can find all the blog posts throughout the site.
  • Categories
    Categories Displays a list of categories from this blog.
  • Tags
    Tags Displays a list of tags that have been used in the blog.
  • Archives
    Archives Contains a list of blog posts that were created previously.

PFF/ISAKOS Travelling Fellowship

 b2ap3_thumbnail_Dr-Christina-Stukenborg-Colsman.jpg

Dr. Christina Stukenborg-Colsman, Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Hannover, Germany, was awarded the 2007 PFF/ISAKOS Patellofemoral Travelling Fellowship a t the May 2007 ISAKOS meeting in Florence Italy.

Dr. Stukenborg-Colsman visited with Dr. Fulkerson in July 2007.  The following picture shows a dissection of the MPFL and an anteromedial tibial tubercle transfer osteotomy performed on a cadaver knee during Dr. Stukenborg-Colsman's visit.

b2ap3_thumbnail_Anteromedial-TTT-osteotomy.jpg

Pictured: MPFL and an anteromedial tibial tubercle transfer ostemotmy performed on a cadaver knee

b2ap3_thumbnail_Ryosuke_Kuroda.jpg

Dr. Ryosuke Kuroda is a leading Japanese knee surgeon from Kobe, Japan.

Dr. Kurosaka and manages a stem cell laboratory as well as a busy clinical practice.
He is at the cutting edge of cartilage resurfacing research using stem cells.

Dr. Kuroda visited Dr. Jack Farr and Dr. John Fulkerson in March of 2006 then continued his  fellowship with a visit to Dr Philippe Neyret and Dr. David Dejour in Lyon France in September of the same year.

b2ap3_thumbnail_Kuroda_Fulkerson.jpgb2ap3_thumbnail_Kuroda_and_Neyret.jpgb2ap3_thumbnail_Kuroda_and_Dejour.jpg

Picutured: Dr. Ryosuke Kuroda with Dr. John Fulkerson, Dr. Phillippe Neyret and Dr. David Dejour in 2006.

 

b2ap3_thumbnail_Dr_Almqvist.jpg 

Dr. Fred Almqvist of the University of Ghent, Belgium was the 2005 Travelling Fellow.  Dr. Almqvist's fellowship allowed him to study with Dr. John Fulkerson (Connecticut, USA), Dr. Phillippe Neyret (Lyon, France) and Dr. Chris Ackroyd and Dr. Andrew Aims (United Kingdom). 

Read about his experiences by clicking A personal review of the Patellofemoral Travelling Fellowship 2005

With the support of DJOrtho, Dr. Almqvist organized an international consensus validation meeting on patellofemoral pain in Florence on May 26, 2007.

 

b2ap3_thumbnail_Jason_Koh.jpg

Dr. Jason Koh was sponsored by the Patellofemoral Foundation to do educational travel regarding the patellofemoral joint, as the 2004 Travelling Fellow. 

b2ap3_thumbnail_Jason_Koh_with_Andrew_Amis.jpg

He visited with Dr. Donald Fithian in San Diego, Dr. Chris Ackroyd and Dr. Andrew Aims in the United Kingdom and attended the 2005 meeting of the International Patellofemoral Study Group (IPSG).

 

Newsletter Signup

Signup for Patellofemoral Foundation's eNews
Please wait