Cornwall Breast Surgeon Iain Brown
Cornwall Breast Surgeon Iain Brown

Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae For Iain Brown Cosmetic Breast Surgeon

QUALIFICATIONS
BSc (Med Sci) — University of St Andrews 1991
MBChB (Hons) — University of Manchester 1994
FRCSEd — Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 1998
FRCS(Gen Surg) — Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2005
Certificate of Completion of Training in General Surgery — 10/2005
FRCSEng (Ad Eundem) - Royal College of Surgeons of England 2013

PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION/MEMBERSHIPS
Gen Medical Council No 4059976
Full Registration 1994
Specialist Registration 1/2006
Gen Medical License 11/2009 (as per new regulations) 
Member of British Medical Association (BMA) 
Member of Association of Surgeons Great Britain and Ireland (ASGBI) 
Member Association of Breast Surgeons (ABS) 
Member of British Association of Surgical Oncology (BASO) 

CONSULTANT APPOINTMENTS

10/2011 — present: Clinical Lead for Breast Surgery, Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust
7/2006 — present: Consultant Oncoplastic Breast and General Surgeon, Royal Cornwall Hospitals
Lead for Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgery
7/2006 — present: Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon, Ramsay Duchy Hospital, Truro, Cornwall
4/2006 — 7/2006: Consultant Oncoplastic Breast & Gen Surgeon, Worcester Royal (Locum) 
10/1999 — 4/2006: SpR General Surgery North West Deanery
10/2003 — 10/2004: Oncoplastic Fellow, Canniesburn Plastic Surgery Unit and Honorary SpR West of Scotland Deanery

CURRENT EDUCATIONAL ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Honorary University Fellow Peninsula Medical School
    – Clinical Supervisor, Tutor, Examiner and Lecturer
  • Honorary Lecturer University of East Anglia (UEA)
    – E–tutor and Lecturer MS Oncoplastic Breast Surgery (UEA/RCS) 
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England – Lecturer for Oncoplastic Breast Courses
    – Core Skills Courses Breast Portfolio 
  • Faculty and Lecturer for Oncoplastic Courses - Royal College of Surgeons England
    Original Breast Portfolio 2004-5 (as senior breast trainee)
  • SW/Peninsula Deanery – CT/ST Recruitment & Selection Panel Member General Surgery 2006 onwards
  • Clinical and Academic Supervisor for Junior and Senior Oncoplastic Breast Fellows – Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust and visiting National (Interspecialty) Oncoplastic Breast Fellow (based Exeter)
  • Member and Co–founder South West Oncoplastic Breast Surgery Network (SWOBS) 
  • Cornwall Site Co-ordinator for Association of Breast Surgeons National Clinical Oncoplastic Observerships – (in development – Mr R Rainsbury, Mrs A Tansley, Mr B Smith)
  • Invited Reviewer: European Journal of Surgical Oncology, British Medical Journal

INVITED FACULTY AND RECENT LECTURES

Faculty and Lecturer - 2nd Breast Reconstruction with ADM Course & Skills Workshop- King's College, Guys & St Thomas's, London - July 2014

Invited Lecturer on Breast and Nipple-areolar Reconstruction and Micropigmentation Techniques - Permanent International Conference- Berlin June 2014

Faculty and Lecturer on Risk Reducing Mastectomy and Reconstrction - Reykjavik, Iceland - 3rd Nordic Oncoplastic Breast Reconstructive Breast Surgery Conference - May 2014

Invited Lecturer on Therapeutic Mammaplasty and Breast Conservation Techniques - Cambridge Plastic Surgery Educational Course - Cambridge, UK - March 2014

Faculty and Lecturer – Therapeutic Mammaplasty and Oncoplastic Procedures – Breast Reduction, Mastopexy & Asymmetry- RCSEng – October 2013

Faculty and Lecturer on Oncoplastic Breast Surgery – 2nd Nordic Oncoplastic & reconstructive Breast Surgery Course – Helsinki August 2013

Faculty and Lecturer – ADM & Implant Breast Reconstruction Skills Workshop, TEI Biosciences – Nottingham, April 2013

Faculty and Lecturer – Breast Reconstruction with ADM Course – King’s College, Guy’s & St Thomas’s, London, July 2013

Faculty and Lecturer – ADM & Implant Breast Reconstruction Skills Workshop TEI Biosciences – Nottingham, April 2013

Faculty and Lecturer on Oncolastic Breast Surgery – Oslo, Norway Sept 2012
1st Nordic Oncoplastic & Reconstructive Breast Surgery Course

Faculty and Lecturer on Skin Sparing Mastectomy – Tel Aviv May 2012
3rd Annual Interspecialty Breast Symposium – Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv

Faculty and Lecturer on Skin Sparing Mastectomy – ORBS Sept 2011

Faculty Basic Surgical Skills Courses (BSS) – RCSEd May 2011
BSS Augusta Victoria Hospital, East Jerusalem, Palestine

Member, Co-founder and Lecturer SW Oncoplastic Breast Surgery Network (SWOBS) – SWOBS Oncoplastic Courses Sept 2010,11,12

Co-founder (2003) and Invited Speaker (Sept 2011) The Mammary Fold- Breast Trainees Association – Breast Conservation and Therapeutic Mammaplasty

Lecturer and Honorary Fellow in Plastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgery Associação para o Desenvolvimento Científico de Cirurgia Plástica e Reconstrutiva, Lisboa, Portugal – June 2007 – Recent advances in Oncoplastic Breast Conservation

RESEARCH AND RECENT BREAST PUBLICATIONS

Local Anaesthetic Regional Anaesthesia Techniques in Breast Surgery

S.U.B.L.I.M.E Trial: The Sub-Pectoral Catheter - NIHR (National Institute for Health Research) RfPB grant award (Research for Patient Benefit programme) – Original Concept, Clinical Investigator and Lead Surgeon: A double blind randomised placebo controlled trial of subpectoral local anaesthetic infusion for relieving pain and shoulder function following mastectomy.

Protocol Paper: R Langford, I Brown, J Vickery, K Mitchell, C Pritchard, S Creanor.A double blind, randomised, placebo-controlled trialof continuous sub-pectoral local anaesthetic infusion for pain and shoulder function following mastectomy: SUB-pectoral Local anaesthetic Infusion following MastEctomy (SUBLIME) study. BMJOpen  2014-006318.R1

Sub-Trapezius local anaesthetic infusion device for pain and shoulder function following latissimus dorsi breast reconstruction

Sentinel Node Biopsy

The SentiMAG Trial – recruiting as 6th UK centre for magnetic localization of Sienna + as alternative to blue dye and radioisotope for sentinel lymph node detection – Sept 2012 – current – Mr M Doueck

Oncoplastic Breast Surgery Techniques

The Lower Pole Sling and Acellular Dermal Matrices in Expander-Implant Breast Reconstruction (presented ORBS 2008)

The Therapeutic Mastopexy – Therapeutic mammaplasty for the smaller ptotic breast (presented ORBS 2008)

Oncoplastic Surgery & Immediate Breast Reconstruction – Clinical Research

Local Recurrence and Oncological Safety of Immediate Breast Reconstruction

4 yr. follow-up Paper presented BAPS Winter Meeting London 2003, SABC 2003
10 year follow-up update paper: Romics Jr J, Chew BK, Weiler-Mithoff EM, Doughty JC, Brown IM, Stallard S, Wilson CR, Malon EA, George WD. Br J of Surgery 2012;99:799-806

Delays to Adjuvant Therapy after Immediate Breast Reconstruction
Wilson CR, Brown IM, Weiler-Mithoff EM, George WD, Doughty JC. Eur J Surg Oncol 2004 Aug;30(6):624-7

Timing and long-term aesthetic outcomes of the Autologous Latissimus Dorsi Flap with/without radiotherapy
Paper presented BAPS Summer Meeting Dublin 2004
McKeown DJ, Hogg FJ, Brown IM, Walker MJ, Scott JR, Weiler-Mithoff EM. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 2009 Apr;62(4):488-93)

Radiotherapy after Oncoplastic Breast Conservation. Type of breast cancer surgery and post-operative target volume implications for radiotherapy planning
Presented UKRO Manchester -2011
Thomson AH, Palmer J, Brown IM. Clinical Oncology (RCR) 2011;23(3):S55-S56

Waydia S, Brown IM. Core Biopsy Site Recurrence after Skin Sparing Mastectomy and Immediate Breast Reconstruction - Case Report and a New Classification System - "The Mermaid Classification".  Breast Case, 2014;3(1):6-12

Oncoplastic Breast Surgery Training and Development

The future of breast surgery: a new sub-specialty of Oncoplastic Breast Surgeons.
Brown IM, Wilson CR, Doughty JC, George WD, Cooke TC, Weiler-Mithoff EM, Scott JR, Ray AK. Breast 2004 Feb 2004;13(1):82

BOOK CHAPTER

Scheflan M, Brown IM – Immediate Implant-based breast reconstruction using variable lower pole support; Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgery. Cicero Urban, Mario Rietjens (Editors); Springer 1st Edition Dec 2012

RECENT FURTHER TRAINING

ORBS 2013 – Nottingham September 2013

Allergan Academy - Masterclass in Breast Augmentation Stockholm, April 2013 - Dr Per Heden, Akademikiliniken, Stockholm, Sweden

BC3 Breast Cancer Coordiated Care – Georgetown University, Washington DC – July 2012

Visiting Fellowship in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery – Nov 2010
— Dr M Scheflan, Assuta Hospital & Atidim Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel

Master class Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery of the Breast – Uni Coventry/Warwickshire
— BAPRAS - Birmingham July 2010

Winchester/Jersey Master class in Breast And Reconstructive Surgery – Jersey- June 2008

Lifecell/Strattice – International Bio Skills Workshop – Bristol Feb 2010
— Dr S Spear et al, Update meeting Birmingham July 2010

Allergan Academy - Breast Augmentation Training Courses
— Stockholm, June 2005; Bath, Sept 2006; Stockholm, Sept 2007; London Nov 2009
— Dr Per Heden, Akademikiliniken, Stockholm, Sweden

Allergan Academy - Masterclass in Breast Augmentation, Stockholm, April 2013 - Dr Per Heden, Akademikiliniken, Stockholm, Sweden

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