30 senior trainees and new consultants attended a management course in Oxford. The Oxford & Cambridge management course was organised by Mr Ben Turney and Oliver Wiseman in Balliol College, Oxford on 22nd and 23rd March 2016. Topics covered included management and leadership, medicolegal workshop, starting in private practice and business planning. The course was sponsored by Boston Scientific, Storz, Nuffield, Urolift, DGL (Helix Health), CJ Coleman insurance brokers and Stanbridge Associates (accountants) and MBC (medical billing and collection).
Mr Ben Turney received an international travelling fellowship at the 100th annual meeting of the American College of Surgeons in San Francisco. Ben has visited Prof Margaret Pearle and Prof Marshall Stoller (two of America’s leading stone surgeons) as part of this fellowship. This has furthered his training in kidney stone surgery and built research collaborations for the future. He plans further visits to the US in 2015.
Ben Turney presented at the MasterClass in EndoUrology with Jean de la Rosette, Olivier Traxer, and Ranan DasGupta.
Mr Tom Leslie gave a talk to GPs in Milton Keynes on the management of prostate cancer. He is happy to see men with prostate cancer privately either at the Saxon Clinic or the new Linford Wood Medical Centre. Contact our secretary to make an appointment.
Mr Ben Turney, in collaboration with the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition, has published a large study investigating the role of diet and risk of kidney stone formation. This study suggests that obesity and diets containing lots of meat are associated with increased risk of stone disease. Diets high …