Ben Ollivere is Clinical Associate Professor of Trauma Surgery at the University of Nottingham and Honorary Consultant Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon and Major Trauma Surgeon at the Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham and He has a keen interest in training and education and is currently the Training Programme Director for Health Education East Midlands in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery. His clinical expertise lies in complex trauma and reconstruction, particularly in non-union, infection and limb reconstruction. His academic interests compliment his clinical interests.
He trained in Oxford as a medical student, and Cambridge for his higher surgical training and moved to Nottingham for fellowship then spending 4 years as a consultant prior to being appointed Clinical Associate Professor.
He has active grants and research interests in clinical and basic science studies. Ongoing randomised controlled trials funded by Innovate UK, the NiHR HTA and EME programmes as either PI or co-applicant. He takes an active part in the ARUK Sports Centre hosted at University of Nottingham.
He has clinical expertise in non-union, bone infection, trauma and major injury along with treatment of complex fractures and the complications of these treatments. He has tertiary referral practices in bone infection, non-union and chest injuri
PI Clinical Studies originating in Nottingham with an attached PhD award :
- EMADE - A randomised controlled trial of physiotherapy led interventions in ankle fractures. Funder AOUK and ARUK
- WristRehab - A randomised controlled trial of different physiotherapy modalities following wrist fracture. Funder AOUK
PI Clinical Studies originating in Nottingham without an attached PhD award
- Silver Coated Nails - InnovateUK funded industrial partnership evaluating a novel silver coating on trauma implants
- Antifungals in Cement - Heraeus funded project grant to evaluate elution characteristics of antifungals in bone cements
RAMOUTAR, D N, KODUMURI, P, RODRIGUES, J N, OLEWICZ, S, MORAN, C G, OLLIVERE, B J and FORWARD, D P, 2017. The epidemiology and functional outcomes of operative fixation of extracapsular proximal femoral fractures (AO 31-A) in young adults. European journal of orthopaedic surgery & traumatology : orthopedie traumatologie. 27(2), 267-272
ELLIOTT, D. S., NEWMAN, K. J. H., FORWARD, D. P., HAHN, D. M., OLLIVERE, B., KOJIMA, K., HANDLEY, R., ROSSITER, N. D., WIXTED, J. J., SMITH, R. M. and MORAN, C. G., 2016. A unified theory of bone healing and nonunion BONE & JOINT JOURNAL. 98B(7), 884-891
MORRIS DL, BRYSON DJ, OLLIVERE BJ and FORWARD DP, 2016. Improving core surgical training in a major trauma centre. Injury. 47(6), 1202-5