Philip McElnay, MBChB

NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow ST2, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Newcastle University/South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK

Phil McElnay was trained at the University of Glasgow and subsequently carried out his foundation training in Bristol. He has since been appointed as a National Institute for Health Research Academic Clinical Fellow in Cardiothoracic Surgery. He is passionate about high quality training and the interaction between clinical medicine/surgery, research and academia. He acts as the Honorary Secretary Association of Surgeons in Training and has sat as the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons Trainee Representative.