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educator , Orthopedic surgeon

Lennard Funk, South African orthopedic surgeon, educator. Achievements include invention of online training tool for arthroscopic surgery; research in response of rotator cuff tendon cells to strain; research in role of computer simulation in arthroscopic shoulder surgery. Fellow: Royal College Physicians and Surgeons (correspondent).

Background

Funk, Lennard was born on August 2, 1965 in Johannesburg. Son of Harry and Joyce Funk.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Witwatersrand, South Africa. Medicinae Baccalaureus, Baccalaureus Chirurgiae, University Witwatersrand, South Africa. Master of Science in Orthopedic Engineering, University Wales, Cardiff.

Career

Director Orthoteers Educational Resource, Manchester, since 1999. Honorary lecturer University Manchester, since 2002. Consultant upper limb surgery Wrightington Hospital, Wigan, England, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of online training tool for arthroscopic surgery. Research in response of rotator cuff tendon cells to strain. Research in role of computer simulation in arthroscopic shoulder surgery.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow: Royal College Physicians and Surgeons (correspondent).

Connections

Married Angela Scholfield.

father:
Harry Funk

mother:
Joyce Funk

spouse:
Angela Scholfield.