John is a registrar in paediatric surgery and moved from the Evelina London Children’s’ hospital in 2015 to join the Forbes group to research liver regeneration as part of a three year Edinburgh clinical academic training (ECAT) PhD funded by cancer research UK.
John graduated from the University of Edinburgh where he was awarded degrees in medicine and experimental pathology. He has completed the south-east Scotland academic foundation programme and core surgical training programme where he became a member of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He is the holder of a national training number in paediatric surgery based in London and the south east of England. He is also an associate clinical tutor at the University of Edinburgh.