QUALIFICATIONS 

MB ChB – Aberdeen, 9 July 1982

FRCS (General Surgery) – Edinburgh,10 July 1987

MD (Hons) – Aberdeen, 4 July 1991

FRCS (Plastic Surgery), 22 Sept 1995

 

PRIZES AND AWARDS 

Distinction in Anatomy

Distinction in Surgery

Cash Medal for the best MD thesis

BAPRAS Fellowship 

 

MEMBERSHIP OF LEARNED SOCIETIES

British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS)

World Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery (WSRM)

European Workshop of Advanced Plastic Surgery (EWAPS) 

European Plastic Surgery Research Council (EPSRC)

 

CLINICAL FELLOWSHIPS

Nepal, Pokhara 1996 – Mr B Richards

Experience in acute limb trauma management and elective tendon transfers in leprosy patients.  

 

Taiwan, Taipei 1996 - Professor FC Wei

Microsurgery experience in a centre of excellence and learning about complex cancer and trauma reconstruction.

 

Australia, Sydney 1997 - Professor M Tonkin

Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship 

 

RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS

Harvard Research Fellow

Nutrition/Metabolism Laboratory, New England Deaconess Hospital, Harvard University, Boston USA

 

Research Fellow and Honorary Registrar

Bradford University and St Luke’s Hospital, Bradford

 

MD THESIS

Improved metabolic responses to burn injury and endotoxaemia with the use of a novel lipid source 

Aberdeen University 1990 -  Awarded with honours and Cash medal.