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BHS Board applications


BHS Board member(s)

Applications are invited to become a board member of the British Hernia Society to begin in November 2020 for a period of 3 years initially. 

The society is growing with a flourishing membership of over 500 and is eager to continue its good work in the field of hernia surgery with the addition of a keen and enthusiastic Consultant(s) to its board. The position(s) will be for an ordinary board member initially for three years but may also be given a more substantive portfolio at the upcoming board meeting before our November meeting in 2020. Applicants should be a member of the BHS, Consultant in the U.K and have a C.V depicting a hernia interest, either academic or clinical.

Please send a 2 page brief CV as well as an outline as to why you should be considered for this role to the Secretary/President elect of the BHS via email aali.sheen@mft.nhs.uk. 

For any more information please contact the President Mr Liam Horgan liam@horgans.info and/or Prof Aali Sheen aali.sheen@mft.nhs.uk

Closing date for applications is set for Monday 10th August 2020.


  1. If there is more than one applicant for either post, the present board will be asked to vote to select the new board member based on merit. The election process will take place in August/September if required.
  2. The board is very keen to be representative of the membership in any future appointment to the board. 

Aali Sheen

BHS Secretary/President Elect

Liam Horgan

BHS President