Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Surgery & Cancer

Professor of Surgical Education and Engagement Science



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ICCESS, Academic SurgeryChelsea and Westminster HospitalChelsea and Westminster Campus





Wellcome Trust, Wellcome Collection, Cheltenham Festivals, Science Museum, Natural History Museum, Big Bang Fair, Camden Arts Centre, Green Man Festival, Royal Institution and others (events up to 65,000 participants)., Public Engagement at Imperial, I have led a large number of high profile public engagement events in multiple venues over several years. This is exploring and conceptualising public engagement as a emerging branch of educational theory and practice., 2010 - 2013

Guest Lectures

Engaging through simulation: reframing education for a 21st century world, AMEE Conference Keynote Address, Glasgow, 2015

Crossing Boundaries, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, 2017

British Society of Periodontology Keynote, British Society of Periodontology, 2017

Crees Lecture, Royal College of Music, 2017

Victor Bonney Lecture, Bristol, Bristol, 2013

Flavell Lecture, Society of Apothecaries, Worshipful Society of Apothecaries, 2012