EDUCATION
• University College and Middlesex School of Medicine, London 1987-1993
• Imberhorne School, East Grinstead, Sussex (12 ‘O’ Levels, 3 ‘A’ Levels) 1979-1987

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
• Part 3 FRCSEd(Plast) Galway Ireland, 2005
• MD, University of London, 2001
• Part 2 FRCS, Edinburgh, 1998
• Part 1 FRCS, London, 1995
• MBBS, University of London, 1993
• B.Sc. Anatomy and Neuroscience, University of London 1st Class Honours, 1990

AWARDS and PRIZES
• Best clinical paper 2005 NSW Hand Meeting, Orange, Australia, 2005
• The Pulvertaft Hand Award for a Fellowship within a Hand Unit, 2004
• The Plastic Surgery Education Foundation Research Support Grant, 2000
• The British Society for Surgery of the Hand Research Award, 2000
• The British Society for Surgery of the Hand Research Award, 1999
• Medical Elective Convocation Award, University of London, 1992
• Robert Malcolm Trust Elective Award, 1992
• Rosenheim Fellowship Elective Award, 1992
• Fisons Pharmaceutical Award to attend the Science and Medicine Conference, 1991
• Junior Medicine Merit Award, UCMSM, 1991
• Medical Research Council B.Sc. Scholarship, 1990
• Guildhall School of Music and Drama Scholarship to study classical guitar, 1977