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Jim S Khan

MSc, PhD, FCPS (Surg), FRCS (Glasg), FRCS (Surg) FASCRS
Consultant Colorectal, Laparoscopic & Robotic Surgeon
Hon Associate Professor of Surgery, Anglia Ruskin University
Clinical Lead Robotic Surgery, Director Victory Institute of Minimal Access Surgery (VIMARS),
Program Director TME fellowship, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth,
Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust, UK


Special Interest: Colorectal Cancer

Jim Khan is a specialist colorectal & minimal access surgeon, currently appointed as a consultant surgeon at Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust and Hon Associate Professor at Anglia Ruskin University. His training included senior registrar at Basingstoke with Prof Heald, the National Laparoscopic Fellowship at Colchester (UK) with Prof Motson and a travelling clinical fellowship at Mayo Clinic Rochester (US). He also travelled to Korea for training in Robotic colorectal surgery with Prof Kim. At Portsmouth he is actively involved in medical education and clinical training on a variety of basic and advanced laparoscopic and robotic skills courses. 

Mr Khan has been a national trainer in laparoscopic colorectal surgery and European proctor and trainer in robotic colorectal surgery. His research interests include Clinical research in robotic colorectal cancer surgery, complete mesocolic excision for colon cancer, Quality of life and functional outcomes after low anterior resection, training in laparoscopic & robotic colorectal surgery and natural orifice specimen extraction (NOSES). He has published and presented widely at national and international meetings and is member of core working groups in robotic surgery at the RCS, ACPGBI, ALSGBI, ESCP and ASCRS

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