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, Stoke on Trent, UK
    • BOMSS Council member

IFSO 2017