The Bone and Joint Infection Society, BAJIS, is a multidisciplinary group representing medical and allied professionals with a special interest in the management of musculoskeletal infections. Established in 2022, BAJIS is based in the United Kingdom is affiliated to the British Orthopaedic Association.
To provide a forum for the discussion of research, advances in clinical practice and the results of surgical and non-surgical management of bone and joint infections
To enhance and support education in the management of Bone and Joint Infections across specialties and sub-specialties.
To promote networking and collaboration between different specialists and healthcare professionals, to facilitate the establishment of MDTs with the purpose of improving the quality of the care offered to patients with musculo-skeletal infections.
President – Rhidian Morgan, Colchester
President Elect – Bilal Jamal, Glasgow
Vice President – Pedro Foguet, Coventry
BAJIR Representative – Tim Petheram, Northumbria
Education Representative – Ian Kennedy, Glasgow
Honorary Secretary – Nikhil Premchand, Northumbria
Honorary Treasurer – David Shields, Glasgow
Member at Large – Deepa Bose, Birmingham
Member at Large – Jeya Palan, Leeds
Nursing Representative – Amy Cudmore, Exeter
Pharmacy Representative – Joe Brayson, Northumbria
Research Representative – Andrew Moore, Bristol
Trainee Representative – Vats Gupta, Coventry
Webmaster – Jakub Kozdryk, Coventry
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Website management (non-executive)– Daniel Howard, Leicester