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Steering Committee

President: Richard de Steiger
Past President: Martyn Porter
President Elect: Liz Paxton
Secretary/Treasurer: Henrik Malchau
Member-at-Large: Keijo Mäkelä, Daniel J Berry, Otto Robertsson, Stephen Graves, Ola Rolfson
Adjunct Member: Blair Fraser, AdvaMed, Rob Nelissen, NORE

Administrator

Phone: +46 10 441 29 30


ISAR members paying annual membership fee

There are two categories of the ISAR members - full or associate - that are listed here. 
 

American Joint Replacement Registry (AJRR)

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Associate
AJRR
9400 West Higgins Road, Suite 210
Rosemont, IL 60018-4975, USA

Executive Director: Jeffrey P Knezovich
Director of Research: Caryn D Etkin
Chief Technology Officer: Paul Haisman
Chair: Daniel J Berry
Vice Chair: Kevin Bozic
Medical Director: David G Lewallen


Arthroplasty Clinical Outcomes Registry NSW (ACORN)

Type: Hip and Knee   Status: Associate
Arthroplasty Clinical Outcomes Registry NSW (ACORN)
Whitlam Orthopaedic Research Centre
Locked Bag 7103
Liverpool BC 1871, NSW, Australia
www.acornregistry.org

Chair, Steering Committee: Ian Harris
Registry Manager: Tim Churches

Australian Orthopaedic Association National Joint Replacement Registry (AOANJRR)

Type: Hip and Knee  and other  joints -- Status: Full
 AOANJRR
South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute
North Terrace
Adelaide
South Australia 5005, Australia.
Director: Stephen Graves
Deputy Director: Richard de Steiger
Deputy Director: Peter Lewis
Deputy Director: Ian Harris
Registry Manager: Cindy Turner
 

California Joint Replacement Registry - connected to AJRR

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Associate
CJRR
9400 West Higgins Road, Suite 210
Rosemont, IL 60018-4975, USA
http://www.ajrr.net
Executive Director: Jeffrey P Knezovich
Medical Director: James Huddleston III
Program Manager: Philip Dwyer


Canadian Joint Replacement Registry (CJRR)

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Associate
Canadian Joint Replacement Registry
Canadian Institute for Health Information
4110 Yonge St, Suite 300
Toronto, ON M2P 2B7, Canada
www.cihi.ca/cjrr
For general/administrative enquiries - contact: cjrr@cihi.ca
Chair, CJRR Advisory Committee: Eric Bohm
Chair, CJRR Advisory Committee: Michael Dunbar
Manager: Nicole de Guia


Catalan Arthroplasty Register - Registre d'Artroplàsties de Catalunya (RACat)

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Associate
Registre d'Artroplàsties de Catalunya (RACat)
c/Roc Boronat, 81-95, 2a planta
ES-8005 Barcelona
Catalonia, Spain
website: http://www.gencat.cat/salut/depsan/units/aatrm/html/en/dir404/doc8805.html
Coordinator: Mireia Espallargues
Technical Support: Olga Martínez
Statistician: Cristian Tebé, Marcella Marinelli


Danish Hip Arthroplasty Registry 

Type: Hip -- Status: Full
Danish Hip Arthroplasty Registry
Department of Clinical Epidemiology
Aarhus University Hospital
Olof Palmes Allé 43-45
DK-8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
Chairman of the steering committee (hip): Soeren Overgaard
Secretary: Anne Hjelm

Danish Knee Arthroplasty Registry

Type: Knee -- Status: Full
Danish Knee Arthroplasty Registry
Department of Clinical Epidemiology
Aarhus University Hospital
Olof Palmes Allé 43-45
DK-8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
www.knee.dk
Chairman of the steering committee (knee): Anders Odgaard
Secretary: Anne Hjelm

Dutch Arthroplasty Register (LROI)

Type: Hip, Knee and other -- Status: Full
LROI
Bruistensingel 216
NL-5232 AD's Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands
www.lroi.nl
lroi@orthopeden.org
Chairman LROI Board: Rob Nelissen
Chairman Scientific Advisory Board: Wim Schreurs
Project Coordinator LROI (contact person): Geke Denissen


Egyptian Community Arthroplasty Register

Type: Hip, Knee and other -- Status: Associate

The Orthopaedic Dept,Third floor
October 6 University Hospital
Central axis
Cairo, Egypt
http://emra-eg.org/Arthroplastyregister
www.egyorth.org
info@egyorth.org
Principal investigator & arthroplasty surgeon: Mahmoud Hafez
Secretary: Nada Ibrahim
Research Fellow: Ahmed Nabeel


Finnish Arthroplasty Register

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Full
Finnish Arthroplasty Register
c/o Information Department
National Institue for Health and Welfare
Helsinki, Finland
website: Under construction
Director: Hanna Rautiainen
Steering group:
Helsinki: Ville Remes
Tampere: Anti Eskelinen
Kuopio: Jukka Kettunen
Oulu: Ari-Pekka Puhto
Turku: Keijo Makela


FORCE-TJR Registry

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Associate
Force-TJR Registry
c/o Dr Patricia Franklin
University of Massachusetts Medical School
55 Lake Avenue North, AC7-027
Worcester, MA 01655, USA
www.force-tjr.org
PI: Patricia D Franklin


Geneva Arthroplasty Registry 

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Associate
Geneva Joint Arthroplasty Registry
Division of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology
Geneva University Hospitals
Rue Gabrielle-Perret-Gentil 4
CH-1211 Geneva
Switzerland

Website: Not public
Registry lead: Anne Lübbeke-Wolff
Data Manager: Christophe Barea


Harris Joint Registry

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Associate
 Harris Registry
Massachusettes General Hospital
55 Fruit Street, GRJ 1126
Boston, MA 02114, USA
website: not public
Manager: Henrik Malchau
Charles Bragdon
Meridith Greene
Harry Rubash

HealthEast Joint Registry (HEJR)

Type: Hip, Knee and other -- Status: Associate
HealthEast Joint Registry (HEJR)
c/o Kathleen Killeen
Woodwinds Health Campus
1925 Woodwinds Drive
Woodbury, MN 55125, USA
website: www.healtheast.org/orthopaedic-care
Director of Research: Susan Mehle
Medical Director: Terence Gioe
Surgeon and Researcher: Daniel Hoeffel
Surgeon and Researcher: Jack Drogt
Surgeon and Researcher: Tom Comfort
Surgeon and Researcher: Peter Daly


Hospital for Special Surgery Hip and Knee Joint Replacement Registry

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Associate
Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY, USA
website: N/A
Director of Registries and Related Research:
FM Kirby Chair, Orthopaedic Biomechanics: Timothy Wright
Vice President for Research Administration: Vincent Grassia
Surgeon-in-Chief: Thomas Sculco
Chief of Adult Reconstruction & Joint Replacement Division: Douglas Padgett
Director of Patient Registries: Vinicius Antao


Indian Society of Hip & Knee Surgeons
 
Type: Hip and Knee ---  Status: Associate
Indian Society of Hip & Knee Surgeons Registry Office
9th floor Shalby Hospital
Opp Karnavati Club
S G Highway
Ahmedabad - 380015 Gujarat, India 
Chair of Registry of ISHKS: Javahir Anant Pachore 

Iranian Joint Registry

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Associate

Iranian Joint Registry
Knee and Sport Medicine Research Center
Milad Hospsital, 9th floor
Hemmat Express way
Teheran, Iran

Head of Registry: Hamidreza Aslani


Irish National Orthopaedic Register

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Associate
Irish National Orthopaedic Register
2nd floor Ardilaun House, Block B

111 St Stephen's Green
Dublin 2, Ireland
www.noca.ie
Clinical Lead: Paddy Kenny, James Cashman, David Moore
INOR Coordinator: Suzanne Rowley


Italian Arthroplasty Registry Project (RIAP) - Progetto Registro Italiano ArtroProtesi

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Associate
Progetto Registro Italiano ArtroProtesi (RIAP)
Istituto Superiore di Sanità
Viale Regina Elena, 299
I-00161 Rome, Italy
www.iss.it/riap
Project leader: Marina Torre
Secretary: Mascia Masciocchi


Japanese Arthroplasty Register (JAR)

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Associate
Japanese Arthroplasty Register
54 Kawahara-cho
Shogoin, Sakyo
Kyoto 606-8507, Japan
website: http://jsra.info/
Vice Director: Haruhiko Akiyama
Director: Takashi Nakamura
Director: Hirokazu Iida
Adviser: Akiho Hoshino
Coordinator: Aiko Okazaki


Kaiser Permanente National Total Joint Registry

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Associate
Kaiser Permanente National Total Joint Registry
3840 Murphy Canyon / Rio, Suite 406
San Diego, CA 92123, USA
http:/www.kpimplantregistries.org/
Director, Surgical Outcomes & Analysis: Liz Paxton
Chair, Interregional Implant Registry Committee: Tad Funahashi
Total Joint Registry Lead: Robert Namba
Total Joint Registry Lead: Eric Yue
Total Joint Registry Lead: Monti Khatod


Lithuanian Arthroplasty Register

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Full
Lithuanian Arthroplasty Register
Ortopedijos Traumatologijos Klinika
Sanariu Endoprotezavimo registras
Eiveniu 2, Kaunas, LT-50009, Lietuva
www.Ised.lt
Director: Sarunas Tarasevicius
Coordinator: Justinas Stucinskas
Secretary: Rasa Valaviciene

The Malawi National Joint Registry

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Associate
The Malawi National Joint Registry
Beit CURE International Hospital
P O Box 31236
Blantyre 3, Malawi
Clinial Lead Malawi: Simon Graham
President: William J Harrison
Clinical Lead Malawi: Nicholas Lubega

Mayo Clinic Total Joint Registry

Type: Hip, Knee and other -- Status: Associate
Mayo Clinic Total Joint Registry
200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Coordinator: Youlonda Loechler
Member: Rafael Sierra
Member: Mark Morrey
Member: David Lewallen
Member: Mark Pagnano

Michigan Arthroplasty Registry Collaborative Quality Initiative (MARCQI) 

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Associate
Michigan Arthroplsty Registry Collaborative Quality Initiative (MARCQI)
2929 Plymouth Rd, Suite 300
Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
www.marcqi.org
Co-Director: Brian Hallstrom
Co-Director: Richard Hughes
Project Manager: Rochelle Igrisan
Administrative Assistant: Anne Kagay-Lidster

National Joint Registry (NJR)

Type: Hip and Knee and other joints -- Status: Full
The NJR Centre, Peoplebuilding 2
Peoplebuilding Estate
Marylands Avenue
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire HP2 4NW, United Kingdom
http://www.njrcentre.org.uk/njrcentre/AbouttheNJR/tabid/73/Default.aspx
Chair NJR Steering Committee: Laurel Powers-Freeling
Vice Chair NJR Steering Committee: Paul Gregg
NJR Steering Committee Member: Martyn Porter
NJR Steering Committee Member: Alex MacGregor
NJR Steering Committee Member: Peter Howard
NJR Steering Committee Member: Keith Tucker
Director of Operations-NJR: Elaine Young

The New Zealand Joint Registry

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Full
The New Zealand Joint Registry
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
3rd Floor Parkside East
Christchurch Hospital
P.B. 4710
Christchurch, New Zealand
www.nzoa.org.nz
Supervisor: Alastair Rothwell
Co-ordinator: Toni Hobbs
 

The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register

Type: Hip and Knee and other joints -- Status: Full
The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register,
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery,
Haukeland University Hospital,
Mollendalsbakken 11,
N-5021 Bergen, Norway.
Responsible Knee: Ove Furnes
Responsible Hip: Leif Ivar Havelin
Chief Register: Lars Engesaeter
Secretary: Ruth G Wasmuth 

Pakistan National Joint Registry  

Type: Hip and Knee ---  Status: Associate
Pakistan National Joint Registry
Department of Orthopedic
Building-K, 1st floor
Liaquat National Hospital
Stadium Road,
Karachi, Pakistan
Director: Shahid Noor
National Coordinator: Amin Chinoy
Regional Coordinator PNJR (Punjab): Sohail Hafeez
Regional Coordinator PNJR (KPK): Arif Khan
Regional Coordinator PNJR (Sindh): Mansoor Ali Khan
Regional Coordinator PNJR (Balochistan): Saleh Tareen
Secretary PNJR: Ali Qureshi 


Portuguese Arthroplasty Register

Type: Hip and Knee and other joints -- Status: Associate

ortuguese Arthroplasty Register
Rua dos Aventureiros
Lote 3.10.10, Loja B - Parque das Nacões
1990-024 Lisboa, Portugal
www.rpa.spot. pt
Coordinator: Mário Tapadinhas
Secretary: Cristina Camilo

Registro Ortopedico Lombardo Protesi - ROLP
Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Associate
ROLP - Registro Ortopedico Lombardo Protesi
c/o I.R.C.C.S. Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi
via Riccardo Galeazzi, 4
I-20161 Milano, Italy
www.rolp.it
Director: Luigi Zagra
Secretary: Adriano Rizzo


Register of Orthopaedic Prosthetic Implants - RIPO Emilia Romagna

Type: Hip, Knee and other - Status: Associate
RIPO - Register of Orthopaedic Prosthetic Implants
Laboratorio Tecnologia Medica
Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli
via di Barbiano 1/10
I-40136 Bologna, Italy
https://ripo.cineca.it
Data manager: Susanna Stea
Statistician: Barbara Bordini

Registero of Orthopaedic Prostheic Implants - RIPO Puglia
 
Type: Hip, Knee and other -  Status: Associate
Prof.ssa Cinzia Germinario
OER - Osservatorie Epidemiologico Regione Puglia
c/o DIMO - Sezione di Igiene - Policlinico
Piazza Giulio Cesare
I-70124 Bari, Italy
http://www.oerpuglia.org
Scientific Director: Cinzia Germinario


Romanian Arthroplasty Register (R.N.E.)

Type: Hip, Knee and other -- Status: Associate
Registrul National de Endoprotezare

35-37 Ferdinand Boulevard, District 2
Bucuresti, cod 021382,
Romania
http://www.rne.ro/site 
President: Dinu Antonescu
Vice President: Cristian Ioan Stoica
PM/Statistics/Technical leader: Dan Dragomirescu
Technical Administrator: Dan Octavian Savu


Scottish Arthroplasty Project (SAP)

Type: Hip, Knee and other -- Status: Associate
The Scottish Arthroplasty Project
Information Services Division, NHS National Services Scotland
Gyle Square, 1 South Gyle Cresscent
Edinburgh, EH12 9EB, Scotland,  UK

http://www.arthro.scot.nhs.uk/index.html 
Chair: Roland Ingram
Steering Group Member (and assistant) Martin Sarungi
Principal Information Analyst: Martin O'Neill


Slovak Arthroplasty Register

Type: Hip and Knee -- Status: Full
Slovak Arthroplasty Regiter
Martin Faculty Hospital
Kollárova 2
036 59 Martin, Slovakia
Assistant: Jana Uhlárová
Statistic: Stanislav Katina
IT developer: Juraj Saskoi 


The Study Group - University of Arizona

Type: Hip, Knee and other -- Status: Associate
The Study Group - UA
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
The Arthritis Center
PO Box 245093
College of Medicine
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
Director: Michael Dohm
Director of Clinical Research: Cynthia Fastje
  
Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register (SHAR)
Type: Hip -- Status: Full
Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register
Registercentrum Västra Götaland
SE-41345 Gothenburg, Sweden
www.shpr.se
Director: Ola Rolfson
Director, scientific leader: Johan Kärrholm
Director, hemi arthroplasties: Cecilia Rogmark
Register Coordinator: Kajsa Erikson
 

Swedish Knee Arthroplasty Register (SKAR)

Type: Knee -- Status: Full
Swedish Knee Arthroplasty Register,
Rörelseorganens Forskningsavdelning,
Klinikgatan 22, Wigerthuset,
Lund University Hospital,
S-221 85 Lund, Sweden
 Register holder: Martin Sundberg
Register manager: Otto Robertsson
Assistant register manager: Annette W-Dahl
 

Total Hip Arthroplasty Register of French Society for Orthopaedics and Traumatology

Type: Hip -- Status: Associate
National Coordinator: Christian Delaunay