Regis O’Keefe, MD, PhD, Recognized As Distinguished Scholar at Chinese University of Hong Kong, Invited as Keynote Speaker for 2016 ICORS Meeting
November 04, 2016
Regis O’Keefe, MD, PhD, Chair of Orthopaedic Surgery at Washington University School of Medicine, was recently invited to present as a Keynote Speaker for the 2016 International Combined Meeting of Orthopaedic Research Societies (ICORS) in Xi’an, China. The ICORS was established in 2013, and gathers together a global community of musculoskeletal researchers from across the world. Nine organizations serve as the founding members, including Australia/New Zealand Orthopedic Research Society (ORS), British ORS, Canadian ORS, Chinese ORS, European ORS, Japanese Orthopaedic Association, Korean ORS, the Orthopaedic Research Society, and the Taiwanese ORS.
Dr. O’Keefe then traveled to Hong Kong, as he was invited to visit the Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology at the Chinese University of Hong Kong as a Distinguished Scholar. During his visit, he spoke on the “Epigenetic Regulation of Cartilage in Osteoarthritis”.
Dr. O’Keefe is the Chair and Fred C. Reynolds Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, and specializes in musculoskeletal oncology and adult reconstructive surgery of the hip and knee. To view Dr. O’Keefe’s complete biography, click here.