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The SurgTech Executive
Our committee run SurgTech - from the day to day administration, through to the web development, and technology experiments we conduct.

Currently made up largely of our atlas editors, we are looking to appoint new members to better represent countries around the world.

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Mr. Martyn L Barnes FRCS-ORL MD MSc
Consultant Rhinologist, Southend university hospital.
Martyn first trained with Paul White and Quentin Gardiner in Dundee, Scotland.
He took fellowships in facial plastics with Dirk Jan Menger and Nolst Trenité in Amsterdam, and in Advanced FESS & anterior skullbase surgery with Richard Douglas, Salil Nair, and Mike Davison in Auckland, New Zealand.
Martyn founded and currently chairs, editing the Rhinology atlas. He has a life-long interest in information technology.
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Dr. Pavol Surda
Rhinology Fellow at St George´s University Hospital
Pavol is a Rhinologist robustly trained in the Czech Republic with a vast international experience. He took a Rhinology fellowship with Abbad Toma in St George's Hospital, London and will begin Skullbase / advanced Rhinology fellowship in Amsterdam with Prof. Wytske Fokkens in July 2015. Pavol is also a co-founder of ERS juniors, a board member and co-author of
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Mrs Kate Heathcote MBBS FRCS ORL-HNS
Kate is a laryngology consultant at Poole General Hospital.  She undertook laryngology fellowships at the RNTNE in London and in Rouen, France.  Her special interest is Laryngeal Reinnervation and the introduction of these techniques into the UK. As a council member of the BLA she is keen to promote specialist training in laryngology.
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Mr Jaiganesh Manickavasagam MBBS FRCS ORL-HNS
Jai Manick is the Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon in Ninewells Hospital and medical school Dundee. He is a Hon. Senior teacher of Dundee Medical School.  He is the lead head and neck and thyroid surgeon with clinical interests in Laser surgery and endoscopic thyroid and parathyroid surgery. 
His clinical practice is devoted to benign and malignant diseases of the head and neck, including the mouth, throat, voice box, neck, salivary glands and the thyroid gland. He is one of few surgeons in the United Kingdom with expertise in Transoral Robotic Surgery and Transoral Laser Microsurgery for head and neck cancers.
His research portfolio is primarily comprised of projects in head and neck, rhinology and skull base. His research output is exemplified by over 25 peer reviewed publications, 35 national and international presentations and 2 book chapters.
He is also funder organiser of Dundee FRCS ENT VIVA course and co-founder organiser for Dundee ENT LASER course. He is closely associated with ENTMASTERCLASS which is novel teaching platform for otolaryngology training and teaching.
He is very keen on innovation, published and designed few new surgical techniques and new devices respectively. He is a keen cyclist and admires nature.
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Dr. Sheneen Meighji MRCS
ENT Core Trainee, Southend, UK
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Mr. Todd Kanzara MRCS
ENT Speciality Registrar, Liverpool, UK
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Dr. Alison Barnes MRCGP
General Practitioner, Wickford, UK.
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Thanks to our
peer reviewers

Kim Ah-See
Martyn Barnes
Jochen Bretschneider
Mike Davison
Prof. Richard Douglas
Prof. Wytske Fokkens
Quentin Gardiner
Iain Hathorn
Claire Hopkins
Christopher McCann
Gerald McGarry
Dirk Jan Menger
Mohammed Miah
Salil Nair
Peter Ross
Anshul Sama
Pavol Surda
Nolst Trenité
May Yaneza
Hadé Vuyk

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