Winner of the Blatchford Award 2017

Integrum collaborators have been awarded for outstanding record of innovative achievement in the field of prosthetics and/or orthotics.

The Blatchford Award 2017 has been presented to the multidisciplinary team of surgeons, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, and prosthetists from Sahlgrenska University Hospital (SUH), as well as researchers from Chalmers University of Technology (CTH) and University of Gothenburg (GU) for the project titled: The Search for the Perfect Substitution for a Lost Extremity.  Our congratulations go to the winning team composed of:

Dr. Rickard Brånemark, Sahlgrenska – University Hospital Gothenburg / University of California, San Francisco

Dr. Max Ortiz Catalan – Chalmers University of Technology

Dr. Bo Håkansson – Chalmers University of Technology

Dr. Örjan Berlin – Sahlgrenska University Hospital Gothenburg

The winning team will present their work and receive the Award at the ISPO World Congress Closing Ceremony on Thursday, 11 May 2017 at 4 PM in Cape Town, South Africa.

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