Education Committee

The BESS Education Committee is made up of BESS members. Committee vacancies are advertised annually to the membership. The Chairman is elected by the BESS membership at the annual general meeting. The terms of office for the Chairman, Surgeon and AHP members is three years. The Fellow/Trainee member serves for one year with a six month run-off. The current Committee includes:

Jaime Candal-Couto

Chairman

2018-2021

James Blacknall

AHP Committee Member

2021-2024

David Hawkes

Fellow/Trainee Committee Member

2021-2022

Deborah Higgs

Surgeon Committee Member

2019-2022

Rajesh Nanda

Surgeon Committee member

2018-2021

Joideep Phadnis

Surgeon Committee Member

2021-2024

Mark Pritchard

Surgeon Committee Member

2021-2024

Shantanu Shahane

Instructional Course Sub-Committee Chairman

2020-2022

Amol Tambe

Surgeon Committee Member

2019-2022

Adam Watts

Surgeon Committee Member

2018-2021

Elaine Wilmore

AHP Committee Member

2018-2022*

*Extended by one year for continuity