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About us

The British Editorial Society of Bone & Joint Surgery is a not-for-profit charity and Company limited by Guarantee.

It was formed in 1953 for “the advancement and improvement of education in orthopaedic surgery and allied branches of surgery”, achieved through publication of The Bone & Joint Journal, and related activities. Under the imprint Bone & Joint, the Society owns and publishes The Bone & Joint Journal, Bone & Joint Research, Bone & Joint Open and Bone & Joint 360. The Society also owns OrthoSearch, an online content discovery tool for the Orthopaedic Community and OrthoMedia, a global orthopaedic video sharing platform.

The Society’s Council of Management is shown below.

  • Mr Fergal Monsell, Chairman
  • Mr David Limb, Treasurer
  • Professor Gareth Scott
  • Professor John Skinner
  • Mr Simon Hodkinson, President, BOA (ex-officio)

Our offices:

The Bone & Joint Journal

22 Buckingham Street

London, WC2N 6ET UK

Tel: +44 (0)20 7782 0010


Managing Director:

Richard Hollingsworth

Director of Publishing:

Emma Vodden

Head of Marketing & Sales:

Emma Nankervis