CBS President - Mr Mark Henley
Mark is CBS's incoming President having recently demitted from his role as President of BAPRAS. He is a Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeon (Nottingham & Derby NHS Hospitals since 1994) and a Member of the British Burn Association, the Craniofacial Society of Great Britain and Ireland and the British Society of Surgery of the Hand. Mark led the development of PRASIS to support improvements in patient care and standards of practice. Senior Consultant of Trent Regional Cleft Lip & Palate Surgery.
CBS Vice President - Mr Nigel Mercer
Nigel is the Immediate Past President of the FSSA and a founder member of CBS. He has a Master of Laws from Cardiff University degree. Nigel is a Consultant Plastic Surgeon (Bristol Surgery LLP); Positions held include - Emeritus Honorary Consultant Plastic Surgeon and Consultant in Oral and Dental Sciences – University Hospitals Bristol; Past President of BAPRAS, BAAPS and EASAPS; Chair of the Steering Group for Centre for Appearance Research - University of West of England; Chair of Board of Directors - European Cleft Organisation . Fellowships held; the Royal College of Surgeons of England; The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health; Founding Fellow of the Faculty of Medical Leaders and Management.
CBS Immediate Past President - Professor John MacFie
John is the Founder of CBS, he retired from the NHS in May 2017. He was appointed as Consultant Surgeon to Scarborough in 1986 and from 2012 was employed by the York Foundation Teaching Hospital Trust. He has a personal Chair with the University of Hull and is affiliated to the Academic Surgical Unit, Castle Hill, Cottingham, Hull. He was President of the Association of Surgeons of GB and Ireland (ASGBI) from 2010 to 2012, was appointed Chairman of the Surgical Forum of GB and Ireland (formerly the Senate of Surgery) in 2013 and was President of the Federation of Surgical Speciality Associations of UK and Ireland in 2014-17.
CBS Managing Director - Mr James Rose
James has been MD for CBS since January 2020, aiming to ensure it becomes the best, most trusted professional association for surgical teams in the UK. He has a wealth of previous experience in the Medical Indemnity world having assisted numerous UK clinicians to access the most appropriate scheme for their individual needs. His interests are strongly rooted in discovering how new technology can reduce clinical risk, increase efficiency and ultimately improve patient safety.
CBS Administrative Manager - Mrs Helen Crookes
Helen has been working for CBS since September 2019, and oversees the administrative function of the organisation. She is the first point of contact for membership and referring enquiries to the Executive Team. Her background is in marketing and admin having worked for a number of health, education and regulatory organisations.
Executive Board Member - Professor Mansoor Khan
Mansoor is is a Consultant Oesophagogastric, General and Trauma Surgeon at Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals. He obtained FRCS in General Surgery in 2010 and deployed to Camp Bastion in Afghanistan followed by 1-year Trauma Critical Care Fellowship at the world-renowned R Adams Cowley Shock-Trauma Center. Mansoor has undertaken multiple operational tours and his positions have included; Consultant Advisor in General Surgery to the Medical Director, General Royal Navy and multiple international Honorary and Visiting Professorships, editor/associate editor and reviewer for multiple journals, Director of the Definitive Surgical TraumaSkills course at the Royal College of Surgeons of England and co-author ofTrauma: Code Red.
Executive Board Member - Mr Parvinderpal Sains
Parv is a Consultant Surgeon at Brighton & Sussex University NHS Trust with expertise in general surgery, coloproctology, laparoscopic and day surgery. He was previously a Consultant at The Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and is a Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer. Parv's interests outside clinical and subspecialties lie in Clinical Governance and Medical Law and he holds a Diploma in Medical Law and is Clinical Governance lead for surgery in his NHS unit.
Executive Board Member - Mr Peter Sedman
Peter is the Medical Director for the Department of Cardiology in Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. Consultant Gastrointestinal and General Surgeon in Hull since 1996. His principal clinical interest is in laparoscopic surgery. Peter currently serves on the Education Committee of the European Association of Endoscopic Surgeons and is the surgical representative on the Yorkshire NHS Senate. Previous positions include - Minimal Access Tutor at the Royal College of Surgeons of England; President of the Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland; Chairman of the Medical Advisory Committee of Hull's sole private hospital for over 8 years.
Ex-officio Executive Board Member - Miss Shireen McKenzie
Shireen is a Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon in Leeds University Teaching Hospitals and an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer and Co-Head of Year 3 MBChB, University of Leeds - PGCert(ClinEd). Shireen is on the Advisory Board for the Faculty of Surgical Trainers( Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh). Her specialist interests are in surgical education, both at an Undergraduate and postgraduate level and creating nurturing surgical environments where we can "train and retain" the Surgeons of tomorrow.
FSSA President - Professor Duncan Summerton
Duncan is the current FSSA President and is a Consultant Urological Surgeon at University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, and Honorary Professor, University of Leicester. He is the Past President of the British Association of Urological Surgeons (BAUS) from 2018 to 2020. Duncan's major interests are in surgical andrology and the structure/provision of surgical services. He leads the East Midlands Penile Cancer Supra-network (6.5 million population) and has chaired the East Midlands Regional Training Committee since 2009. Previous positions - Chairman of the European Association of Urology (EAU) Guidelines Panel in Urological Trauma 2009-2015; Examiner at his local Medical School and for the FRCS (Urol) for over 12 years and sat on the Intercollegiate Board of Urology until 2017.