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Board of Representatives


The BORS (Board of Representatives) are represenatives from each cardiothoracic unit in the UK and Ireland and act as a central point to feed information from each unit back to the SCTS and visa versa. Typically each unit will have a representative Consultant Surgeon, a deputy representative, Nursing and AHP representative and Trainee representative. 

The BORS meet twice a year and provide reports from each unit.

Committee Members

Hospital Member Office
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary Hussein El-Shafei Cardiac Surgery Representative
Alder Hey Children's Hospital Ramana Dhannapuneni Congenital Surgery Representative
Basildon Hospital Alessia Rossi Cardiac Surgery Representative
Birmingham Children's Hospital Adrian Crucean TAD Representative
Birmingham Children's Hospital Lynda O'Connor NAHP Representative
Birmingham Children's Hospital Phil Botha Congenital Surgeon Representative
Bristol Royal Hospital for Children Andrew Parry Congenital Surgery Representative
Bristol Royal Hospital for Children Shafi Mussa Congenital Surgery Representative
Bristol Royal Infirmary Cha Rajakaruna Cardiac Surgery Representative
Bristol Royal Infirmary Douglas West Thoracic Surgery Representative Deputy
Bristol Royal Infirmary Hannah Moore NAHP Representative (Cardiac)
Bristol Royal Infirmary Manraj Sandhu NTN Trainee Representative
Bristol Royal Infirmary Sara Gómez Rubio NAHP Representative (Thoracic)
Bristol Royal Infirmary Timothy Batchelor Thoracic Surgery Representative
Bristol Royal Infirmary Vito Domenico Bruno TAD Representative
Castle Hill Hospital Alexander Cale Cardiac Surgery Representative
Castle Hill Hospital Benjamin Omoregbee TAD Representative
Castle Hill Hospital Dumbor Ngaage Cardiac Surgery Representative (Deputy)
Castle Hill Hospital Maxine Brampton NAHP Representative
Castle Hill Hospital Syed Qadri Thoracic Surgery Representative (Deputy)
Castle Hill Hospital Vasileios Tentzeris Thoracic Surgery Representative
Castle Hill Hospital Yama Haqzad NTN Trainee Representative
Children's Health Ireland (CHI) at Crumlin Mark Redmond Congenital Surgery Representative
Derriford Hospital Adrian Marchbank Thoracic Surgery Representative
Derriford Hospital Clinton Lloyd Cardiac Surgery Representative
Derriford Hospital Jaime Villaquiran TAD Representative
Derriford Hospital Nader Moawad NTN Trainee Representative
Derriford Hospital Samantha Melhuish NAHP Representative
Freeman Hospital B C Ramesh Cardiac Surgery Representative
Freeman Hospital Dharmendra Agrawal Thoracic Surgery Representative
Freeman Hospital Mohamed Nassar Congenital Surgery Representative
Freeman Hospital Mohamed Nassar Congenital Surgery Representative
Glenfield Hospital Apostolos Nakas Thoracic Surgery Representative
Glenfield Hospital Georgia Layton NTN Trainee Representative
Glenfield Hospital Leonidas Hadjinikolaou Cardiac Surgery Representative
Glenfield Hospital Michelle Gibb NAHP Representative
Glenfield Hospital Zein El-Dean TAD Representative
Golden Jubilee National Hospital Harikrishna Doshi Cardiac Surgery Representative
Golden Jubilee National Hospital Jennifer Whiteley NTN Trainee Representative
Golden Jubilee National Hospital Lucian Mocanu TAD Representative
Golden Jubilee National Hospital Mark Danton Congenital Surgery Representative (Joint)
Golden Jubilee National Hospital Mathew Thomas Thoracic Surgery Representative
Golden Jubilee National Hospital Sarah Faichney NAHP Representative
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children Martin Kostolny Congenital Surgery Representative
Guy's Hospital Juliet King Thoracic Surgery Representative
Hammersmith Hospital Diana Moreira NAHP Representative
Hammersmith Hospital Ian Cummings NTN Trainee Representative
Hammersmith Hospital Jayanta Nandi Thoracic Surgery Representative
Hammersmith Hospital Marco Scarci Thoracic Surgery Representative
Hammersmith Hospital Roberto Casula Cardiac Surgery Representative
Harefield Hospital Abu Farmidi TAD Representative
Harefield Hospital Jullien Gaer Cardiac Surgery Representative
Harefield Hospital Shahzad Raja NTN Trainee Representative (Cardiac)
Harefield Hospital Yi Wang NAHP Representative
Harefield Hospital Zainab Khanbhai NAHP Representative
James Cook University Hospital Ahmed Abbas TAD Representative
James Cook University Hospital Charlotte Holmes NTN Trainee Representative
James Cook University Hospital Cristina Ruiz Segria NAHP Representative
James Cook University Hospital Ian Paul Thoracic Surgery Representative
James Cook University Hospital Mazyar Kanani Cardiac Surgery Representative
John Radcliffe Hospital Andrea D'Alessio TAD Representative
John Radcliffe Hospital Dionisios Stavroulias Thoracic Surgery Representative
John Radcliffe Hospital Georgios Krasopoulos Cardiac Surgery Representative
John Radcliffe Hospital Jenny Mitchell NAHP Representative
John Radcliffe Hospital Rhona Taberham NTN Trainee Representative
King College Hospital Foundation Trust Sean Griffiths NAHP Representative
King's College Hospital Alia Noorani Cardiac Surgery Representative
King's College Hospital Donald Whitaker Thoracic Surgery Representative
King's College Hospital Gentjan Jakaj TAD Representative
Leeds General Infirmary Betsy Evans Cardiac Surgery Representative
Leeds General Infirmary Imre Kassai Congenital Surgery Representative (Deputy)
Leeds General Infirmary Osama Jaber Congenital Surgery Representative
Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital Ahmed Othman Cardiac Surgery Representative
Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital Amanda Walthew NAHP Representative (Thoracic)
Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital Celia Ireland NAHP Representative (Cardiac)
Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital Mauin Uddin TAD Representative (Joint)
Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital Mostafa Snosi TAD Representative (Joint)
Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital Steven Woolley Thoracic Surgery Representative
Manchester Royal Infirmary Ahmed Adem TAD Representative
Manchester Royal Infirmary Duncan Steele NTN Trainee Representative
Manchester Royal Infirmary Kenneth McLaughlin Cardiac Surgery Representative
Morriston Hospital Afzal Zaidi Cardiac Surgery Representative
Morriston Hospital Ira Goldsmith Thoracic Surgery Representative
Morriston Hospital Libby Nolan NAHP Representative
Morriston Hospital Umair Aslam TAD Representative
New Cross Hospital Ahmed Habib Thoracic Surgery Representative
New Cross Hospital Carly Cartwright NAHP Representative (Deputy)
New Cross Hospital Kumaresan Nagarajan TAD Representative
New Cross Hospital Mahmoud Abdelaziz Cardiac Surgery Representative (Deputy)
New Cross Hospital Patrick Yiu Cardiac Surgery Representative
New Cross Hospital Rebecca Simmons NAHP Representative
New Cross Hospital Yassir Iqbal NTN Trainee Representative
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital Haisam Saad TAD Representative
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital Jakub Kadlec Thoracic Surgery Representative
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital Zoe Lyons NAHP Representative
Northern General Hospital David Hopkinson Cardiac & Thoracic Surgery Representative
Nottingham City Hospital Anas Boulemden Cardiac Surgery Representative
Nottingham City Hospital Giulia Apicella TAD Representative
Nottingham City Hospital Joseph Parker NAHP Representative (Cardiac)
Nottingham City Hospital Mayooran Nithiananthan NTN Trainee Representative
Nottingham City Hospital Mohammad Hawari Thoracic Surgery Representative
Queen Elizabeth Hospital Maninder Kalkat Thoracic Surgery Representative
Queen Elizabeth Hospital Moninder Bhabra Cardiac Surgery Representative
Royal Brompton Hospital Georgios Asimakopoulos Cardiac Surgery Representative
Royal Brompton Hospital Johann Hoschtitzky Congenital Surgery Representative
Royal Brompton Hospital Melissa Rochon NAHP Representative
Royal Brompton Hospital Nisha Bhudia NAHP Representative
Royal Brompton Hospital Nizar Asadi NTN Trainee Representative (Thoracic)
Royal Brompton Hospital Silviu Buderi Thoracic Surgery Representative
Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow WK Ed Peng Congenital Cardiac Surgery Representative (Joint)
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh Anthony Chambers NTN Trainee Representative
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh Kelvin Lim Cardiothoracic Surgery Representative
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh Vipin Zamvar Cardiothoracic Surgery Representative
Royal Papworth Hospital Daniel Sitaranjan NTN Trainee Representative
Royal Papworth Hospital Giuseppe Aresu Thoracic Surgery Representative
Royal Papworth Hospital Jayenthan Karunanantham TAD Representative
Royal Papworth Hospital John Hogan NTN Trainee Representative
Royal Papworth Hospital Marius Berman Cardiac Surgery Representative
Royal Papworth Hospital Maura Sale NAHP Representative
Royal Stoke University Hospital Andy Brazier NTN Trainee Representative
Royal Stoke University Hospital Jayamol Joseph NAHP Representative
Royal Stoke University Hospital Lognathen Balacumaraswami Cardiac Surgery Representative
Royal Stoke University Hospital Shilajit Ghosh Thoracic Surgery Representative
Royal Sussex County Hospital Amit Modi Cardiac Surgery Representative
Royal Sussex County Hospital Anna Gesicka NAHP Representative
Royal Sussex County Hospital Khalid Mujahid NTN Trainee Representative
Royal Sussex County Hospital Ruhina Alam TAD Representative
Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast Cheryl Tuff NAHP Representative
Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast Christopher Austin Congenital Surgery Representative
Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast Gareth Hooks NTN Trainee Representative
Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast Niall McGonigle Thoracic Surgery Representative
Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast Peter Claver Ernest Mhandu TAD Representative
Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast Pushpinder Sidhu Cardiac Surgery Representative
Southampton General Hospital Angela Jarca NAHP Representative
Southampton General Hospital Dimitrios Pousios Cardiac Surgery Representative
Southampton General Hospital Hani Ali-Ghosh TAD Representative
Southampton General Hospital Lukacs Veres Thoracic Surgery Representative
Southampton General Hospital Walid Mohamed NTN Trainee Representative
St Bartholomew's Hospital Benjamin Adams Cardiac Surgery Representative
St Bartholomew's Hospital Helen Munday NAHP Representative
St Bartholomew's Hospital Henrietta Wilson Thoracic Surgery Representative
St Bartholomew's Hospital Sara Volpi NTN Trainee Representative
St George's Hospital Ashok Kar NTN Trainee Representative (Cardiac)
St George's Hospital Aziz Momin Cardiac Surgery Representative (Joint)
St George's Hospital Carol Tan Thoracic Surgery Representative (Joint)
St George's Hospital Ee Kew NTN Trainee Representative (Thoracic)
St George's Hospital Ian John Hunt Thoracic Surgery Representative (Joint)
St George's Hospital Justin Nowell Cardiac Surgery Representative (Joint)
St James's Hospital, Dublin Vincent Young Cardiothoracic Surgery Representative
St James's University Hospital Joshil Lodhia NTN Trainee Representative
St James's University Hospital POLYVIOS DROSOS TAD Representative
St James's University Hospital Richard Milton Thoracic Surgery Representative
St James's University Hospital Sotirios Papaspyros Cardiac Surgery Representative (Deputy)
St Thomas' Hospital Antonio Bivona TAD Representative (Cardiac)
St Thomas' Hospital Michael Sabetai Cardiac Surgery Representative
St Thomas' Hospital Victoria Rizzo NTN Trainee Representative (Cardiac)
The Mater Hospital Hossein Javadpour Cardiac Surgery Representative
The Mater Hospital Karen Redmond Thoracic Surgery Representative
University College London Hospital David Lawrence Cardiac Surgery Representative
University College London Hospital Davide Patrini Thoracic Surgery Representative (Joint)
University College London Hospital Kunal Bhakhri Thoracic Surgery Representative (Joint)
University Hospital Coventry Uday Dandekar Cardiac Surgery Representative
University Hospital of Wales Catherine Von Oppell NAHP Representative
University Hospital of Wales Indu Deglurkar Cardiac Surgery Representative
University Hospital of Wales Jennifer Williams NTN Trainee Representative
University Hospital of Wales Malgorzata Kornaszewska Thoracic Surgery Representative
Victoria Hospital Carmelo Raimondo Cardiac Surgery Representative
Victoria Hospital Donna Croft NAHP Representative
Victoria Hospital Mohamad Bittar Thoracic Surgery Representative
Victoria Hospital Mukesh Karuppannan TAD Representative
Wythenshawe Hospital Bhuvaneswari Krishnamoorthy Nursing and AHP Rep.
Wythenshawe Hospital Eustace Fontaine Thoracic Surgery Representative (Joint)
Wythenshawe Hospital Kandadai Rammohan Thoracic Surgery Representative (Joint)
Wythenshawe Hospital Marcus Taylor NTN Trainee Representative
Wythenshawe Hospital Rajamiyer Venkateswaran Cardiac Surgery Representative