The 42nd EBJIS Annual Meeting

Scientific Awards

41st Annual meeting of the European Bone and Joint Infection Society, 12-14 October 2023, Basel, Switzerland

Best Posters

Title: Oral antibiotic tolerance among patients with osteoarticular infection

Presenting author: Benoit Villain

Title: A steep learning curve: The challenges of building an orthoplastic service to meet the needs of war-related bone infection cases in Ukraine

Presenting author: Khrystyna Filevych

Best Clinical Paper

Title: Mental health and experienced physical & psychological impairment in patients with musculoskeletal infections

Presenting author: Katinka Wetzel


Best Scientific Paper

Title: Prevention of prosthetic joint infection using electrical fields. Proof of concept in an experimental in vivo model

Presenting author: Marti Bernaus

40th Annual meeting of the European Bone and Joint Infection Society, 8-10 September 2022, Graz, Austria

Best Poster


Presenting author: Jolien Onsea

Best Clinical Paper

Title: Association Between Postoperative Wound Leakage And Infection After Anthroplasty: Results Of A National Wound Care App Implementation Study

Presenting author: Henk Scheper


Best Scientific Paper

Title: Cefuroxime Concentrations In The Anterior And Posterior Column Of The Lumbar Spine - An Experimental Porcine Microdialysis Study

Presenting author: Magnus A. Hvistendahl

39th Annual meeting of the European Bone and Joint Infection Society, 7-9 October 2021, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Best poster 

Title: Multicentric Validation of the Klicc Score for Acute PJI

Presenting author: Álvaro Auñón Rubio, a special recognition to all the authors from the V-KLICC Group


Best Clinical Paper

Title: In patients with Bone and Joint Infection, six and twelve weeks of Antimicrobial Therapy seems to have a similar Impact on the Gut Microbiota and no particular antibiotic seems to impact its recovery

Presenting author: Tristan Ferry


Best Scientific Paper

Title: Comparison of a High-Virulent Versus a Low-Virulent Staphylococcus aureus Strain in a Murine Fracture-Related Infection Model

Presenting author: Susanne Bärtl

38th Annual meeting of the European Bone and Joint Infection Society, 12 - 14 September 2019, Antwerp, Belgium

Best Poster

Title: Full oral targeted antibiotic treatment for Gram-positive cocci-related prosthetic joint infections: A before and after study (AVAPOM)

Presenting author: Eric Senneville


Best Clinical Paper

Title: Operating room ventilation and the risk of revision due to infection after total hip arthroplasty - assessment of validated data in the norwegian arthroplasty register 2005- 2015

Presenting author:  Håkon Langvatn


Best Scientific Paper

Title: Efficacy of sb-1 bacteriophage in treating and preventing methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus in a galleria mellonella model of implant-associated infection

Presenting author:   Mariagrazia Di Luca

37th Annual meeting of the European Bone and Joint Infection Society, 6-8 September 2018, Helsinki, Finland

Best Poster

Title: Daptomycin release from thermosensitive hydrogels: favourable release kinetics for the management of implant-associated infections

Presenting author:Maria Eugenia Butini


Best Clinical Paper

Title: Surgical site infections following implant removal: the effect of antibiotic prophylaxis; results of the WIFI-trial

Presenting author: Fay Sanders


Best Scientific Paper

Title: Impact of Staphylococcus aureus infection on bone homeostasis

Presenting author: Frédéric Laurent

36th Annual meeting of the European Bone and Joint Infection Society, 7-9 September 2017, Nantes, France

Best Poster

Title: MicroRNA 21 as a novel molecular marker of inflammation in patients with Periprosthetic Joint Infections

Presenting author: Aspasia Tsezou


Best Clinical Paper

Title: Can Leucocyte/Bone marrow SPECT CT diagnose deep infection of shoulder arthroplasties?

Presenting author: Thomas Falstie-Jensen


Best Scientific Paper

Title: Metagenomic sequencing for orthopaedic device-related infection

Presenting author: Teresa Street

35th Annual meeting of the European Bone and Joint Infection Society, 1-3 September 2016, Oxford, United Kingdom

Best Poster

Title: Synovial fluid D-lactate measurement for early diagnosis of Prosthetic-Joint Infection

Presenting author: Svetlana Karbysheva


Best Clinical Paper

Title: Synovial fluid testing for the diagnosis of prosthetic joint infection – improving its diagnostic accuracy with simple and inexpensive biomarkers

Presenting author: Pedro Serrano


Best Scientific Paper

Title: Vancomycin displays time dependent eradication of mature Staphylococcus aureus biofilms

Presenting author: Peter Wahl