BOA Education & Revalidation Committee

The aim of the committee is to focus on the provision of high quality education for consultants, SAS staff and SpRs and to maintain an overview of other educational issues that affect members in their specialist practice.


Hiro Tanaka
Hiro TanakaChairman

Matthew Brown – BOTA Representative

Paul Fearon 

Lisa Hadfield-LawBOA Educational Advisor

Simon Hodkinson

Catherine Kellett

David Limb

Ajay Malviya

Fergal Monsell 

Mamdouh MorganSAS Surgeon Representative

Dominic Nielson

Manoj Ramachandran

John Skinner – BOA Council Representative

David Warwick

Terms of Reference

The terms of reference for the Education & Revalidation Committee can be downloaded here.

Membership Vacancy

The BOA’s Education and Revalidation committee is looking to recruit an additional member. The committee is responsible for developing and providing high quality education for Consultants, SAS Surgeons and Specialist Trainees, whilst maintaining an overview of broader education issues affecting members in their practice. The committee meets face to face 3-4 times a year with additional virtual meetings as required.

Application Process

The position is open to all consultants who are BOA members. Applications should take the form of a letter of no more than two sides of A4 outlining the following:

  • Your interest in training and education, including your rationale for applying
  • Your credentials
  • What particular contribution you would bring to the work of the Education and Revalidation Committee

All applications should be accompanied by a CV and will be considered by committee. Please send your application to Please note the deadline for applications is 12noon Monday 3rd April 2017.