Committees

Click below for information on ABS Committee members. If you would like to contact a Committee member please do so by getting in touch with the ABS office.

 


Mr Giles Cunnick

ABS & NHS BSP Screening Committee Chair

Mr Pud Bhaskar

Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery/ Northern Regional Representative

Miss Leena Chagla

ABS Vice President/ Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery

Miss Marianne Dillon

Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery

Ms Rosamond Jacklin

Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery

Mr Hazem Khout

Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery

Mr Khout was appointed as a Consultant Oncoplastic Breast surgeon in 2013. He joined Nottingham Brea ...

Mr Brendan McFall

Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery

Miss Caroline Mortimer

Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery

Mr Seni Mylvaganam

Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery/ Sloane Project Represenative

Mrs Jenny Piper

Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery

Mr Zenon Rayter

Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery

Miss Sheila Stallard

Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery/ Sloane Project Representative

Ms Karyn Shenton

Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery

Mrs Margaret Casey

Nursing Representative

Mrs Jacquie Jenkins

Member

Mr Ramsey Cutress

Chair

Research interests include breast cancer translational research; breast cancer clinical trials and p ...

Miss Leena Chagla

ABS Vice President/ Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery

Miss Shelley Potter

Secretary

Research interests include Improving outcomes in breast reconstruction; Surgical trials methodology; ...

Miss Sarah Clark

Member

Sarah Clark has been a Consultant Oncoplastic Breast & Skin Surgeon at Poole Hospital since 2014 ...

Mr Rajiv Dave

Member

Rajiv is a consultant surgeon in the Nightingale & Genesis Breast Cancer Prevention Centre, at W ...

Miss Beatrix Elsberger

Member

Beatrix Elsberger has been a Consultant Breast Surgeon at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary since 2018.She un ...

Miss Toral Gathani

Member

Toral is a Senior Clinical Research Fellow in Clinical Epidemiology at the Nuffield Department of Po ...

Prof Chris Holcombe

President

Research interests include the management of breast cancer in older women and treatment choices for ...

Miss Charlotte Ives

Member

Mr Baek Kim

Member

Research interests include investigation of potential biomarkers in breast cancer patients treated w ...

Mr Stuart McIntosh

RCS Surgical Specialty Lead

Research interests include Chemoprevention in high risk patient groups; Biomarker driven studies in ...

Jenna Morgan

Mammary Fold Academic & Research Committee Representative

Jenna is an NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Breast Surgery in the Yorkshire and Humber Deanery. She comple ...

Miss Rachel O'Connell

Junior SSL Representative

Mr Neill Patani

Member

Mr Neill Patani  BSc (Hons) MBBS (Hons) PhD FRCS, is a Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon (UCLH), ...

Mr Tim Rattay

Junior SSL Representative

Research interests include prediction of local treatment side-effects (toxicity) in the breast using ...

Mrs Hilary Stobart

Patient Representative

Mr Amit Agrawal

Member

Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon, Cambridge University Hospitals

Ms Sarah Thorpe

Trials Nurses Representative

Ms Lynda Wyld

Member

Research interests include geriatric oncology, psychooncology, data modelling, mixed methods researc ...

Mrs Isabella Karat

Yearbook Editor

Mr Lee Martin

Aesthetic Committee Chair

Miss Sue Down

Education & Training Committee Chair

Prof Chris Holcombe

President

Research interests include the management of breast cancer in older women and treatment choices for ...

Miss Emma De Sousa

Member

Miss Lucy Khan

Member

Lucy Khan qualified from the University of Edinburgh in 2006 and trained at the Edinburgh Breast uni ...

Mr Steven Thrush

Member

Mr Philip Turton

Member

Mr Sherif Wilson

BAPRAS Representative

Mr Dibyesh Banerjee

Member

Mr Dibyesh Banerjee MBBS MS FRCSEd FRCS, is a Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon based at St Geor ...

Miss Pankaj Roy

South East Central Regional Representative

Ms Karina Cox

CPSC Chair

Mr Lee Martin

Aesthetic Committee Chair

Mr Giles Cunnick

ABS & NHS BSP Screening Committee Chair

Mr Pud Bhaskar

Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery/ Northern Regional Representative

Miss Leena Chagla

ABS Vice President/ Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery

Mr Seni Mylvaganam

Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery/ Sloane Project Represenative

Prof Chris Holcombe

President

Research interests include the management of breast cancer in older women and treatment choices for ...

Mr Sumohan Chatterjee

North West Regional Representative

Mrs Ritchie Chalmers

South East Coast Regional Representative

Miss Carol-Ann Courtney

East Midlands Regional Representative

Carol-Ann Courtney has been a Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon in Derby since 2007. Her interes ...

Miss Isabella Dash

South West Regional Representative

Izzy works as a Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon in North Bristol NHS Trust and Weston General ...

Miss Harleen Deol

Eastern Regional Representative

Mrs Claudia Harding-Mackean

Merseyside Regional Representative

Mrs Sue Holcombe

Nursing Trustee

Sue currently works as an ANP (Breast) and continues to work in diagnostic clinics, family history c ...

Ms Jennifer Hu

Coding Representative

Miss Tracey Irvine

GiRFT Representative

Miss Natasha Jiwa

Mammary Fold Representative

Mrs Isabella Karat

Yearbook Editor

Mr Ilyas Khattak

Wales Regional Representative

Mr Rick Linforth

Yorkshire and Humberside Regional Representative

Rick Linforth trained in the regional teaching hospitals of  Glasgow, Manchester, Liverpool, and Lee ...

Mr Sekhar Marla

West Midlands Regional Representative

Miss Helen Mathers

Northern Ireland Regional Representative

Mr Vassilis Pitsinis

Scotland Regional Representative

Vassilis Pitsinis is a consultant breast surgeon in NHS Tayside (Ninewells Hospital and Medical Scho ...

Ms Kathryn Rigby

Communications Rep

Miss Nicola Roche

ABS Trustee

Miss Pankaj Roy

South East Central Regional Representative

Mr Maurice Stokes

Society of Irish Breast Surgeons Representative

   

Mr Mark Sibbering

Screening Committee Representative

Prof Jayant Vaidya

London Regional Representative

Miss Ruth Waters

BAPRAS Representative

Ruth Waters is a Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive surgeon at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital of th ...

Miss Sue Down

Education & Training Committee Chair

Miss Leena Chagla

ABS Vice President/ Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery

Miss Sarah Downey

Trustee

I trained in Nottingham, Bristol, Manchester and Yorkshire. I have been a consultant surgeon at the ...

Prof Chris Holcombe

President

Research interests include the management of breast cancer in older women and treatment choices for ...

Ms Lynda Wyld

Member

Research interests include geriatric oncology, psychooncology, data modelling, mixed methods researc ...

Mrs Isabella Karat

Yearbook Editor

Miss Rachel Bright-Thomas

Member

Rachel has been a consultant breast surgeon in Worcestershire since 2006. Within the breast surgery ...

Mr Matthew Barber

Member

Matthew Barber is a Consultant Breast Surgeon in Edinburgh and West Lothian, Honorary Senior Lecture ...

Mrs Geeta Shetty

member

Geeta Shetty has been an Oncoplastic and reconstructive surgery Consultant since April 2013. She has ...

Mr Douglas Ferguson

Honorary Treasurer

Mr Douglas Ferguson qualified in 1993 (St George’s, London), achieved FRCS (Eng) in 1997, a TiG Onco ...

Mr Hasnain Haider

Member

Mr Yazan Masannat

Member

Mrs Ann Pearson

Nursing Member

Mrs Karen Ives-Smith

Nursing Member

Miss Amtul Sami

SAS Representative

Miss Sami works as a Speciality Doctor, Breast Surgery, at Lincoln County Hospital, Lincoln, where s ...

Miss Leyla Swafe

Mammary Fold representative

Mr Dick Rainsbury

Chair

Dick Rainsbury was Foundation Breast Tutor then Director of Education at The Royal College of Surgeo ...

Miss Leena Chagla

ABS Vice President/ Clinical Advisor in Breast Surgery

Prof John Benson

Member

Research interests include investigation of a fluorescent navigation system for sentinel lymph node ...

Ms Lis Grimsey

Member

Mrs Janet Hicks

Member

Mr Mike McKirdy

Member

Prof Jerome Pereira

Member