Peter McDonald MBBS MS FRCS trained in UK and USA and has been Consultant Surgeon at Northwick Park Hospital since 1991 and St Mark’s Hospital since 1993.
He has published 70 scientific papers and is a well-known medical journalist having published 1000 opinion columns. In 2004 he published the Oxford Dictionary of Medical Quotations.
He is Non-Executive Director of MDDUS and has an extensive knowledge of medical defence and the David Sellu case. He is in full time NHS employment and private practice.
He is presenting ‘Medical Defence: a disaster not waiting to happen’ at The Failing Surgeon session on Wednesday, 14:30.