Professor Stephen J Wigmore
Hepatobiliary-Pancreatic Surgical Services and Edinburgh Transplant Unit
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
The United Kingdom
Professor Wigmore is an HPB and transplant surgeon who trained at King’s College Hospital School of Medicine. He worked in London for a couple of years before moving to Edinburgh to work with Sir David Carter and Professor James Garden. He undertook his basic and higher surgical training in Edinburgh. In 2005 he was appointed Professor of Transplantation Surgery at the Liver Unit in Birmingham University.
He returned to Edinburgh in 2007 as the Chair of Transplantation Surgery. He is currently the Head of Department of Clinical Surgery at the University of Edinburgh. He is the Surgeon to the Queen in Scotland and is the Chair of the Research Committee of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He is the Honorary Secretary of the James IV Association of Surgeons for the British Isles and Rest of the World Section. He is President of the British Transplantation Society and was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.