Dr Michael McAuliffe is a practising Orthopaedic surgeon and father of a daughter with Type 1 diabetes. In his clinical practice, Michael specialises in surgery of the lower limb. He has invented and commercialised novel technologies to improve therapeutic outcomes for his own patients and was the inspiration behind the inter-disciplinary concepts that Captixbio’s technologies are based on. Michael is a member of the Australian Orthopaedic Association, The Australian Knee Society, The American Hip and Knee Association, a PhD candidate at Queensland University of Technology and a senior lecturer at the University of Queensland. He is also an active participant at both clinical advisory and event level in the “Tour de Cure”.
Michael graduated MBBS from University of Queensland, subsequently completing his orthopaedic training and is now a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and a Fellow of the Australian Orthopaedic Association.