The John Charnley Trust exists to support and develop excellence in orthopaedic surgery.
The Trust provides generous bursaries, grants and assistance every year, aiding research and study projects throughout the field of bone and joint surgery.
The Trust has marked Sir John's pioneering work with Hip Histories - an exhibition set in his unique biomechanics lab at Wrightington Hospital.
The Trust has developed the Patient’s Journey at Wrightington Hospital - a unique and valuable resource setting new standards in patient information.
Sir John Charnley was a master surgeon, innovator and bio-engineer. His work has been an outstanding contribution to the relief of human suffering.