My Experience in Difficult Thyroid Surgery. John Watkinson, MSc MS FRCS FRCS(ENT) DLO
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About the Event
Mr Watkinson received his surgical training at Guys Hospital and The Royal Marsden and has fellowships in general surgery and otolaryngology and a master's degree in both nuclear medicine and surgery. From 1992 to 2017, he was a consultant head and neck and thyroid surgeon at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham and the Royal Marsden Hospital in London (2016-2017). In addition, Mr Watkinson has helped orchestrate and supervise over 40 higher degrees and was awarded the Hospital Surgical Doctor of the Year prize in 1998, among many others over his medical education and career.
Widely regarded as a leading authority in his field, Mr Watkinson is the chief editor of Stell and Maran and Scott Brown, two of the most trusted and widely-read textbooks on head and neck surgery. He was awarded the Jobson Horne Prize (2015) by the BMA for his lifetime contribution to medicine in ENT and has been intimately involved in the development of national guidelines including NICE, BTA and ENT-UK.