Surely we don’t need PPI? Orthopaedic surgeon, Dan Perry, talks about Patient and Public Involvement

Daniel Perry PhD, FRCS (Orth) is an Associate Professor of Children’s Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Oxford, NIHR Clinician Scientist and a Consultant Children’s Orthopaedic Surgeon Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in Liverpool.

Dan’s major research interests are in epidemiology and effectiveness research. He has developed nationwide collaborative cohorts, clinical trials and is experienced in the analysis of existing (routine) datasets. He has over £7m of grants, including the NIHR British Orthopaedic Surgery Surveillance (BOSS) Study, the NIHR FORCE, SCIENCE and now CRAFFT Study.

Dan is a member of the NIHR HTA Commissioning Board, Paediatric Editor of the Bone and Joint Journal and Orthopaedic Trials Lead for the Royal College of Surgeons. He also sits on the research committee of the British Orthopaedic Association (BOA), the research committee of BSCOS (British Society for Children’s Orthopaedic Surgery). Dan is the clinical lead for hip screening within Public Health England.