Surgical Grand Rounds - Miss Emma Wilton and Dr Andrew Wigham
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Clinical Research Surgical Grand Rounds
Friday, 28 April 2023, 8am to 9am
Lecture Theatre 1, Academic Centre, John Radcliffe Hospital, and also online via Microsoft Teams
'Novel endovascular strategies for the treatment of venous thromboembolism'
Miss Emma Wilton was appointed as a consultant Vascular Surgeon at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in October 2017. She is the Clinical Lead for the Department of Vascular Surgery and is the Surgical Lead for the Deep Venous service at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and the Thames Valley Vascular Network. She completed her medical training at the University of Cambridge. She was awarded an MD in 2007 for her thesis following a period of research at St George’s, University of London. She completed an Endovascular Fellowship at St. Thomas’ Hospital, London. It was there that she developed a specialist interest in the management and intervention of both deep and superficial venous disease. She is actively involved in clinical research and also has an interest in management and education. She is on the council of the British Society of Endovascular Therapies (BSET) and the Royal Society of Medicine Venous Forum.
Dr Andrew Wigham was appointed as a consultant Interventional Radiologist at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in October 2014. He is the Interventional Radiology Lead for the Deep Venous service at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and the Thames Valley Vascular Network. He completed his medical training at Imperial College School of Medicine. He became a Member of the Royal College of Surgeons in 2006 before training in Interventional Radiology at the Royal Free Hospital, London. He regularly presents on the management of both acute and chronic venous disease at both national and international conferences. He is active in research and innovation, has a keen interest in teaching and is the Interventional Radiology training lead in Oxford.
Chair: Professor Ashok Handa
All members of the University and NHS clinical staff are welcome.
Please email Louise King if you would like to attend online.