As of 2015, RD&E colorectal surgeon Mr. Neil Smart has been appointed as a Regional Surgical Adviser in Peninsula by the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.

Regional surgical advisers act a local contact between their region and the College. They will be able to provide support College members, and anyone interested or pursuing a surgical career on career and e-portfolio advice, how to access college awards, advice on MRCS and fellowship examinations and much more.

As a surgical adviser in the RD&E, Mr. Smart will be happy to help any EXESS member interested in the College or a career in surgery. He is contactable via:


Phone (Secretary): 01392 404718

To learn more about surgical advisers, please visit the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh website.