On August 7th, 2014, the MacSports Group hosted Dr. Soshi Uchida, orthopaedic surgeon at Wakamatsu hospital in Japan. Dr. Uchida is dedicated to research and treatment of hip, shoulder, knee and elbow sports injuries and is an expert in hip arthroscopy. This visit provided an opportunity for mutual sharing of research ideas and knowledge. The MacOrtho group presented updates on thier femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) related research and discussed the design and conduct of systematic reviews and meta-analyses. Dr. Uchida provided insights into his research on the treatment of hip dysplasia.
In attendance were: Olufemi Ayeni, Soshi Uchida, Darren de SA, Daniel Hoppe, Seb Heaven, Nolan Horner, Marie-Claude Leblanc, Moin Khan, Marcin Kowalczuk, Sarah Crouch and Nicole Simunovic.