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Surgeon , Medical educator

Neil James Mortensen, British medical educator, surgeon. Paul Hawley International scholar American College of Surgeons, 1979.


Mortensen, Neil James was born on October 16, 1949 in Windsor, England. Son of Peter Mortensen and Rhoda Bamber.


Bachelor of Medicine, BChir, University Birmingham, England, 1973. Doctor of Medicine, University Bristol, England, 1977. Master of Arts, University Oxford, England, 1993.


Senior registrar St. Mark's Hospital, London, 1980-1981. Senior lecturer department surgery University Bristol, 1981-1986. Reader, consultant colorectal surgeon Oxford Radcliffe Hospital, 1987-1999.

Professor colorectal surgery University Oxford, since 2000. Treasurer Surgical Research Society, England, 1983-1986.


  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: (with Hildebrandt and Feiffel) Rectal Endosonography, 1990, (with Nicholle Bartolo) Restorative Proctocoletomy, 1993. Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books. Co-editor International Journal Colorectal Disease, 1981-1987.

      Member editorial board Diseases Colon Rectum, 2000. Member editorial board, member council, treasurer, trustee British Journal Surgery, since 1995.


Chair research foundation Association Coloproctology Great Britain, 1994-2000, chair research committee, 1995-1999. Fellow Royal College Surgeons. Member Association Coloproctology Great Britain (president-elect 2001), Association Surgeons Great Britain, British Society Gastroenterology (past council), American Society Colon Rectal Surgeons.


  • Other Interests

    Tennis, opera, gardens.


Married Jane Baker, June 16, 1973. Children: Gemma, James, Chloe.

Peter Mortensen

Rhoda Bamber

Jane Baker

James Mortensen

Chloe Mortensen

Gemma Mortensen