Areas of teaching



Members of the MSk Lab teach on a range of courses for students from the college and other universities. Including several courses from the undergraduate MBBS in Medicine and intercalated BSc: comprising lectures, practical classes, surgical simulations and small group tutorials.

*Intercalated BSc projects
Students in Year 4 of the BSc have the option to work on an MSk lab supervised research project.  

The MSk Lab teaches the Surgical Technology and Innovation on the BSc in Surgery and Anaesthesia.

MSk Lab Faculty contributions to the Intercalated BSc Pathway in Surgery and Anaesthesia:

Prof Alison McGregor - Course Director

Dr Paul Strutton - Director of Projects

Dr Richie Abel - Module Leader

Ms Julia Cork - Manager Education Team


Postgraduate MD(Res) and PhD

We are a collaborative group specialising in various aspects of the musculoskeletal system including bone and joint disease, surgical technology and human performance.

You can view our individual research interests - see our People page

If you are interested in making a contribution to the research carried out by the Msk Lab or you have a research idea you'd like to propose, please contact Matthew Ryan, Research Manager
+44 (0) 20 3311 1448

More information about postgraduate opportunities at Imperial College:
Postgraduate courses and opportunities

Femoral nailing

Training courses for surgeons


5th Essentials of External Fixation

9 February 2018

1 day course at the MSk Lab for CT1/2/3 and ST3/4/5

Imperial College Compartmental Knee Course

23 Febuary 2018

1 day cadaveric course with a focus on medial, lateral and petellofemoral compartmental knee arthroplasty.

ST3 Interview Course

14 March 2018

Lectures and full length mock interview of new 5 station format with detailed personal feedback.

NWT Lipmann Kessel Prize Day 2018

23 March 2018

Annual prize day for NWT Orthopaedic Registrar Rotaion including educational presentations and course dinner. 

The MSk Lab hosts a variety of surgical orthopaedic short course in the CeramTec Skills Lab


Past courses

Please see the Courses archive

If you are interested in attending or running a course in the MSk Lab facilities

Please contact:
Kathy Lewis, Administrator