Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, University Stellenbosch, 1981. Master of Medicine in Surgery, University Stellenbosch, 1991. FCS in Surgery, CMSA, 1991.
Master of Education in Surgical Education, Imperial College London, 2008.
Consultant surgeon National Health Service Dumfries & Galloway, since 1999. Clinical director division surgery. Critical care courses convener RCSEd.
Board member Diagnostics Collaborative, National Health Service Scotland, 2006. Review panel member Surgical Profiles National Health Service Scotland, 2008.
Surgeons COSECSA; Fellow: Royal College of Surgeons, ASGBI.