The Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF) was established in
2004 to support research and education at the South West London Elective
Orthopaedic Centre (SWLEOC).
Under the chairmanship of Baroness Margaret McDonagh, OREF’s a board of Trustees work
with clinical and research staff to raise funds and support SWLEOC’s research and education initiatives.
OREF’s support has enabled SWLEOC to develop and maintain one of the world’s largest
and most comprehensive outcome databases that has helped the centre to secure
a reputation for high volume, high quality, clinical work with robust evidence of
clinical outcomes and steady stream of peer reviewed clinical publications.