Current Appointment

February 1996 - present Consultant Colorectal Surgeon, St Peter's Hospital
March 2006 - present Head of School of Surgery & Associate Dean for KSS
December 2012 - December 2014 Chair of Confederation of Postgraduate Schools of Surgery (CoPSS)
December 2016 - present Professor of Medical Education (visiting), Canterbury Christ Church University


MB BS 1983 Charing Cross Hospital Medical School
FRCS Ed 1987 Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh
MS 1991 University of London
FRCS Eng 2006 Royal College of Surgeons England
M.A. Clin Ed 2009 University of Brighton (Distinction)
FAcadMEd 2010 Fellow Academy Medical Educators, London
FFSTEd 2013 Fellow Faculty of Surgical Educators (RCS Ed)


Silver Scalpel 2012 Winner Trainer of the year (ASiT)

GMC: 02785107

MDDUS: M156059

Membership & Fellowship of Learned Societies

Member Royal Society of Medicine
Council Member Section of Coloproctology (2004 - present)
Council Member Clinical Section (1999 - 2009)
President Clinical Section (2003)
Secretary Section of Coloproctology, RSM (2009)
President Elect Section of Coloproctology, RSM
Fellow Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Fellow Royal College of Surgeons of England
Examiner MRCS Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (2004 - 2009)
Examiner FRCS (Gen Surg) Intercollegiate Board 2010- present
Member British Medical Association
Member Association of Coloproctology Great Britain & Ireland (ACGBI)
Council Member & Chapter Representative ACGBI (2001 - 2004)
Member Education Committee ACGBI (2009- present)
Member Association of Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland
Fellow Academy of Medical Educators
Fellow Fellow Faculty of Surgical Educators
(RCS Ed)