Programme News

Tuesday 14th June 2011
NTP Trainer Amjad Parvaiz Appointment as Professor of Surgery at University of Portsmouth UK
Appointment as Professor of Surgery at University of Portsmouth UK.

Photo: Professor Amjad Parvaiz
The National Training Programme would like to congratulate NTP Trainer Amjad Parvaiz who has been appointed as Professor of Surgery at Faculty of Science University of Portsmouth. His new role commenced on 1st June 2011. Amjad has been working as consultant surgeon at Queen Alexandra Hospital Portsmouth since September 2006.  He has been actively involved in research and teaching. His clinical work have been widely presented and published in peer review journals. His role within National training programme for lap colorectal surgery have seen him to be the most active lap co trainer with well over 200 training cases being done during the last two years. Amjad’s main area of interest is teaching & training in laparoscopic colorectal surgery, laparoscopic TME surgery for rectal cancer and Lap pouch surgery.
NTP Trainers Amjad Parvaiz and Jim Khan will be running the NTP Education Masterclass Day on Thursday 16th June at Portsmouth with over 140 delegates registered which makes this the largest education day that Lapco have run, well done to all involved with this event.

Laura Stapleton 
National Programme Manager