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Otolaryngologist

Desmond Antonio Nunez, British otolaryngologist. Recipient Aaron Matalon prize University Würzburg.I., 1982, Intern's Research prize Princess Margaret Hospital, Bahamas, 1983; TWJ Foundation Travel grantee, 1995.

Background

Nunez, Desmond Antonio was born on June 13, 1959 in Port of Spain, Trinidad. Arrived in United Kingdom, 1983. Son of Vernon Lennox and Naomi Ann (Roberts) Nunez.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Science, University Würzburg.I., Kingston, Jamaica, 1982. Doctor of Medicine, Leicester University, England, 1998.

Career

Registrar Greater Glasgow (Scotland) Health Board, 1987-1989. Research registrar North Riding Infirmary, Middlesborough, England, 1989-1990. Tutor University Leeds, England, 1990-1992.

Senior registrar Leicester (England) Royal Infirmary, 1992-1994, University Hospital, Nottingham, England, 1994—1995. Consultant otolaryngologist Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, Scotland, 1995—2002, North Bristol National Health Service Trust, Bristol, England, since 2002, ENT director, since 2006. Consultant otolaryngologist Nuffield Hospital, since 2002, Spire Hospital, Bristol, since 2002, Bristol Royal Children's Hospital, since 2007.

Consultant Royal Aberdeen Children's Hospital, 1995-2002, Albyn Hospital, Aberdeen, 1995-2002. Senior lecturer University Aberdeen, 1995-2002. Clinical senior lecturer University Bristol, 2002-2009, reader, since 2009.

Member academy senate Aberdeen University, 1998-2002.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow: Royal College Surgeons Edinburgh (examiner since 2001), Royal College Surgeons England 1999—2008. Member: British Society Association Otolaryngol (secretary since 2008), Southwest Laryngological Association (honorary secretary 2003-2008), Royal Society Medicine (council section otology 2000-2001), Otolaryngology Research Society (council 1997—2004), North of Scotland Otolaryngology Training Committee (chairman 1996-1999), British Association Pediatrics Otolaryngologists, British Skull Base Society (secretary 2000-2002), British Medical Association (honorary divisional secretary 1994-1995, division committee 1997-1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: chess, sailing, skiing, scuba diving.

Connections

Married Geraldine McCahill, 2000. 2 children.

father:
Vernon Lennox Nunez

mother:
Naomi Ann (Roberts) Nunez

spouse:
Geraldine McCahill