The Committee

The projects are led by trainees and performed by individuals who are keen to get involved. The role of the committee is to facilitate the overall running and maintenance of this platform, formalise quarterly regional projects and link in with the Annual School of Surgery Symposium. The collaborative is supported by Mr Shaun Appleton and Professor Ashok Handa.

The committee for 2017-2018:

OxSCAR Chair – Keaton Jones

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vice-Chair – Chris Bretherton

T&O ST6
BOTA Academic rep with an interest in clinical trials

 

 

 

 

 

 

Secretary – Ashvina Segaran

 

Project liaison officer – Helen Cui

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Website manager – Daniel Hughes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Publicity Officer – Joe Dixon

 

ASiT Thames Valley Representative – John Mason

 

Core Surgical Trainee Representative –Tom Lloyd

 

Foundation Doctor Representative – Ollie Curwen

Foundation Trainee, with an interest in General and Paediatric Surgery

 

 

 

 

 

 

Medical Student Representative –  Matt Williams

 

Hugh Cairns Surgical Society President – Matt Williams

 

The current committee are expanding on the solid foundations that were laid down by the founding OxSCAR team. Previous committee members are:

OxSCAR Founder – Gijs van Boxel

Vice-Chair and OxSCAR Co-founder – Jennifer Isherwood

Core Training Lead – Emanuele Gammeri

Transplantation Surgery – John O’Callaghan

Upper GI Surgery – John O’Callaghan

Breast Surgery and NIHR Lead – Kate Harvey

Foundation Training Lead – Patrick Holton

Medical Student Lead – Daniel Jones