Richard is a breast surgeon working at Preston Royal Hospital and is doing a masters investigating blood flow modelling in blood vessels that have been joined together with stitches or coupling device. He is using computational modelling in his work which is a good example of how working in collaboration with different disciplines will be important for future advances. His research will enable new devices to be developed in the future and will make a significant contribution to surgery. He is being supervised by Prof Michael Holmes, Dr Justin Whitty and Prof Waqar Ahmed.
Dr Richard Wain – advancing medical surgery