Miss Oroog Ali is a colorectal and robotic surgeon based in the North East of England. She has a keen interest in education and training conducting national surgical courses, conferences and training days. She is a surgical mentor to students and trainees and has obtained the NHS Leadership Academy Award with a completed degree in medical education. She is part of the executive committee for the Association of Surgeons in Training and has detailed experience of the surgical training environment.
Oroog has been involved in laparoscopy and hernia surgery training as part of charity trips in Tanzania. She also has presented work in the management of complex abdominal wall hernia in meetings. In her role as the BHS education and training chair, she hopes to promote views of trainees around hernia care and develop training resources on operative techniques.