Mr Craig Gerrand

Mr Craig Gerrand

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Mr Craig Gerrand
Position:
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Clinical Lead for Cancer, RNOH
NHS Contact Details:
Contact Name/Title:
Jan Blue, Medical Secretary
Email:
janblue@nhs.net
Telephone:
+44 (0)20 3947 1484
Private Care Enquiries:
Email:
Rno-tr.PPUBusiness@nhs.net
Specialties:
Sarcoma
Specialist clinical interests:
Bone and soft tissue tumour surgery, bone and soft tissue sarcoma, metastatic bone disease
Research interests:

The diagnosis and surgical management of bone and soft tissue sarcoma and metastatic bone disease, clinical trials in sarcoma, rehabilitation, survivorship, and surgical outcomes.  He has written theses on soft tissue sarcoma and innovation in the NHS.

Professional profile:

Mr Gerrand qualified from the University of Edinburgh in 1989. He completed his higher surgical training in Glasgow and undertook fellowships in Orthopaedic Oncology and Lower Limb Reconstruction at the Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto. He was appointed as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon to the Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in 2001 and in 2018 joined the Sarcoma team at RNOH.

Education and training:
  • MB ChB, University of Edinburgh,
  • FRCSEd (Trauma and Orthopaedics)
  • MD, University of Edinburgh.
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Biomechanics, University of Strathclyde.
  • MBA Newcastle University Business School (with distinction).
Memberships:
President and trustee of British Sarcoma Group 2016 to date
Chair of NCRI Bone Sarcoma Studies Subgroup 2015
Vice-Chair Specialist Commissioning Sarcoma Clinical Reference Group 2013-16
Bone Cancer Research Trust Trustee and Scientific Advisor 2010-5
President British Orthopaedic Oncology Society 2005-2008
Clinical Lead North of England Bone and Soft Tissue Tumour Service 2015-18
Sarcoma advisory group chair, North East Clinical Network 2015-18

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