IFSO Scientific and Local Committees

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Mr Richard Welbourn MD, FRCS

  • Congress President and Scientific Committee Co-Chair IFSO 2017
  • Past-President BOMSS
  • Consultant Upper GI & Bariatric Surgeon
  • Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton UK

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Ms Cynthia-Michelle Borg MD (Malta), MD (London), FRCS Ed (GenSurg)

  • Scientific Committee Co-Chair IFSO 2017
  • Bariatric and Upper GI Consultant Surgeon University Hospital Lewisham, Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust, London, UK
  • International Bariatric Club (IBC) European Events Coordinator
  • Regional Surgical Advisor of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh

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The Local Organising Committee

Mr Richard Welbourn MD, FRCS
Congress President and Scientific co-Chair IFSO 2017
Past-President, BOMSS
Consultant Upper GI & Bariatric Surgeon
Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton UK

Mr Ahmed R Ahmed PhD, FRCS(Gen)
Consultant Upper GI and Bariatric Surgeon
Clinical Lead – Bariatric Surgery
St Mary’s Hospital, Imperial College London

Mr Roger Ackroyd MBChB (Sheffield), MD (Distinction) (Sheffield), FRCS(Eng), FRCS (Ed), FRCS ( GenSurg)
Consultant Surgeon, Sheffield
Past President, BOMSS

Mr Shaw Somers BSc(Hons), MBChB (Leeds), MD (Leeds), FRCS
President, BOMSS
Upper GI and Bariatric Specialist Surgeon
Streamline Surgical and Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust

Ms Cynthia-Michelle Borg MD (Malta), MD (London), FRCS Ed (GenSurg)
Scientific co-Chair IFSO 2017
Bariatric and Upper GI Consultant Surgeon University Hospital Lewisham, Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust, London, UK
International Bariatric Club (IBC) European Events Coordinator
Regional Surgical Advisor of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh

Mr James Byrne, BSc(Hons), MD, FRCS
Executive Member of Council and Treasurer BOMSS
Consultant Upper GI Surgeon University Hospital Southampton, Southampton, UK

Mr Kesava Reddy Mannur BSc, MB BS, LRCPS, FRCS Glasgow, FRCS (GenSurg)
Consultant surgeon Homerton, University Hospital
BOMSS Council Member
Adviser NICE guidelines

Mr Vinod S Menon MBBS MS FRCS (Glasgow) FRCS (GenSurg)
Consultant Upper GI, Bariatric, Laparoscopic & General Surgeon
Honorary Associate Clinical Professor, University of Warwick
Clinical Director – Division of Surgery
University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire NHS Trust

Mr Marco Adamo MD
Consultant Upper Gastrointestinal, Bariatric & Minimally Invasive Surgery
University College London Hospitals

Mr Peter Small RD BSc, MB ChB, MD, FRCS(Ed) FRCS (GenSurg) RNR
Consultant General Surgeon with Bariatric Interest, Sunderland Royal Hospital
Visiting Professor, University of Sunderland
BOMSS Committee Member

Mr Chandra VN Cheruvu MS, FRCS(G), FRCS(Engl), FRCS (GenSurg)
Consultant Bariatric & Upper GI surgeon University Hospital North Midlands, Stock on Trent
Visiting Professor, University of Sunderland
BOMSS Council Member

IFSO 2017