Consultant Anaesthetist and Director of Intensive Care, St Richard's Hospital Chichester
Areas of interest - Critical Care, Bariatric Anaesthesia, Microcirculation, Pre-hospital Care
Likes - Fine wine, clear thinking, (not necessarily at the same time), Cornish beaches
Dislikes - Political correctness, Rigid protocols, Big Cities in hot weather.
- IT lead
This role is currently being delivered by John Cousins
Dr Jonathan Redman - Research + Education
Consultant Anaesthetist, Clinical Lead of Intensive Care York Hospital and Bariatric Lead
Areas of interest - Risk assessment in obesity, Cardiopulmonary exercise testing,
Co-Author of single sheet guideline (distributed by SOBA)
Special interest - attempting to navigate the North Yorkshire Moors on his mountain bike.
Dr Chris Bouch - Secretary
Consultant in Anaesthesia & Intensive Care Medicine Leicester Royal Infirmary
Clinical Lead for Upper GI & Bariatric Anaesthesia University Hospitals Of Leicester
Director of Anaesthesia for National Weight loss surgery provider
Areas of interest: Bariatric anaesthesia, critical care management of the obese patient, post-cardiac arrest management and targeted temperature management
Dr Kanchan Patil - Treasurer
A leading consultant at St Georges Tooting and the Obesity Lead for that department.
Kanchan has developed plethora of experience from St Georges and St Marys as a trainee and then as a consultant delivering tertiary bariatric anaesthesia.
Dr Harry Thompson - Trainee Rep
ST5 Imperial School of Anaesthesia Interested in the impact of obesity on injury patterns in major trauma and airway, Medical education through social media, avid GAT member Creator of SOBA merchandise
Dr Anil Karmail - Fellows Rep
Was an ST7 Anaesthetist in North West London, now a consultant at St Mary's, Paddington
Involved in clinically applicable anaesthesia research
Interests: Bariatric anaesthesia, pre-operative assessment, airway management and recycling in anaesthesia/surgery
Special Interests (pre-young children): Climbing, travel, developing world anaesthesia
Special Interests (post-young children): Survival
Dr Nathan Ware - Obesity Leads
Consultant Anaesthetist, Leicester Royal Infirmary
Interests in Upper GI/Bariatrics, CPET and the role of prehabilitation