Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Surgery & Cancer

Honorary Clinical Research Fellow







Medical SchoolSt Mary's Campus





Ben studied medicine in Cambridge and London and has completed his core surgical training in hospitals in the south east of England. Currently, he is working as a Urology Speciality Registrar at University College London Hospital and is an Honorary Clinical Research Fellow at the Centre for Patient Safety and Service Quality at Imperial College London.

Ben’s main research interest is multidisciplinary cancer teams, and he has written and presented work on decision making, non-technical skills, and leadership in MDTs. Other interests include bladder and prostate cancer, robotic surgery, enhanced recovery and quality in healthcare.

Alongside his research Ben enjoys teaching medical students, doctors and allied healthcare professionals on a wide range of topics from communication skills to MDT working to Urological Sciences.



Robertson-Waters E, Donaldson C, Light A, et al., 2021, Guidance for diagnosis and management of bladder injuries - is practice up to date? Comment, Bju International, ISSN:1464-4096

Soukup T, Sevdalis N, Green JSA, et al., 2021, Making Tumor Boards More Patient-Centered: Let's Start With the Name, Jco Oncology Practice, Vol:17, ISSN:2688-1527, Pages:591-+

Hitz F, Ribi K, Grote G, et al., 2021, Team functioning across different tumour types: Insights from a Swiss cancer center using qualitative and quantitative methods, Cancer Reports

Nathan A, Rashid A, Shukla S, et al., 2021, Immediate Post-Operative PDE5i Therapy Improves Early Erectile Function Outcomes after Robot-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy (RARP), British Journal of Surgery, Vol:108, ISSN:0007-1323, Pages:278-278

Sivathasan S, Patel KM, Smart S, et al., 2021, Incremental modification of robotic prostatectomy technique can lead to aggregated marginal gains to significantly improve functional outcomes without compromising oncological control, Journal of Robotic Surgery, ISSN:1863-2483

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