Royal Society of Medicine (Host organisation for MED London)

Recorded on Tuesday 14 April 2020

Professor Derek Alderson, President of the Royal College of Surgeons and Scarlett McNally, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon of Eastbourne District General Hospital joins Andrew Jack, Global Education Editor at the Financial Times, to discuss what trade-offs are having to be made due to the current focus on managing the COVID-19 pandemic.

The speakers:

Professor Derek Alderson
President of the Royal College of Surgeons, and Emeritus Professor of Surgery, University of Birmingham
Professor Alderson is Professor of Surgery and Head of Department in Birmingham. He holds an honorary appointment as a Consultant Surgeon with University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation.

Scarlett McNally
Consultant Orthopaedic surgeon, Eastbourne D.G.H.
Mrs McNally is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon for Eastbourne D.G.H. She is also Deputy Director of the Centre for Perioperative Care and a council member of the Royal College of Surgeons of England.