Consultant ENT surgeon, The Leeds teaching hospitals NHS trust and honorary senior lecturer in Otolaryngology, the University of Leeds (from Dec 2001). Former Clinical Director of the Leeds ENT Department. Former Otology Section editor for the e-Learning Department of Health / ENT UK Project. He was the Otology Section for the ENT UK e-Learning Project. Editor of the ENT UK Newsletter. Former member of the panel of question writers, the Intercollegiate Specialty Board in Otolaryngology.