Chair, Meeting Committee,
Bijan Modarai qualified from Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital in 1998 and trained on the London South East Thames Rotation. He obtained a PhD in 2006 and completed his Higher Surgical Training as an NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer, spending a year as an Endovascular Fellow at The Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Sydney.He was appointed as a Senior Lecturer/Consultant in Vascular/Endovascular Surgery to Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital/King’s College London in 2011. He is currently funded by the British Heart Foundation, as an Intermediate Clinical Research Fellow, directing a programme of research aimed at developing novel therapeutic, diagnostic and preventative strategies for patients with critical limb ischaemia. Professor Modarai has a particular clinical interest in complex endovascular repair of the aorta.