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Trustees

The Trustees have legal and fiduciary responsibility for the Association. The Trustees of the charity are the Officers of the Association: the President, Vice President, Honorary Secretary, Honorary Treasurer, Honorary Secretary Elect & Honorary Treasurer Elect.

The Officers are elected by the voting members of the Association and, in total, each individual serves as a Trustee for four years. In addition, the Trustees have the power to co-opt up to four further Trustees, with the approval of Council.


Tim O'Brien (President)

Tim O'Brien is a Consultant Urological Surgeon at Guy's & St Thomas's Hospital London. He has set up a one-stop diagnostic centre at Guy's, contributed to numerous clinical trials and has been Chair of the Section of Oncology. He will be replaced by Jo Cresswell as President in 2022 ... click here for email contact or here for Twitter

Jo Cresswell (Vice President)

Jo Cresswell is a Consultant Urological Surgeon at The James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough.  She has been Chair of SURG (now BSoT) and BAUS Oncology, SAC Vice-Chair, a TPD and a Research Champion.  She will replace Tim O'Brien as President, without election, in 2022 ... click here for email contact or here for Twitter

Nick Watkin (Hon Treasurer)

Nick Watkin is a Professor of Urology at St George's Hospital, London and was appointed Hon Treasurer in June 2021 for a two-year period. Before his term as Hon Treasurer Elect, he was a regional adviser for London South ... click here for email contact

Iqbal Shergill (Hon Treasurer Elect)

Iqbal Shergill is a Consultant Urological Surgeon at Wrexham Maelor Hospital, Wrexham and was appointed Honorary Treasurer Elect in June 2021 (further biographic details awaited) ... click here for email contact or here for Twitter

Ian Pearce (Hon Secretary)

Ian Pearce is a Professor of Urology at Manchester Royal Infirmary. He held the post of Hon Treasurer before being appointed Honorary Secretary in June 2021 for a two-year period. He is the current Executive Editor of the Journal of Clinical Urology. ... click here for email contact or here for Twitter

Joe Philip (Hon Secretary Elect)

Joe Philip is a Consultant Urological Surgeon at Southmead Hospital, Bristol and was appointed Honorary Secretary Elect in June 2021 (further biographic details awaited) ... click here for email contact or here for Twitter

Gurpreet Singh (Co-opted Trustee)

Gurpreet Singh is a Consultant Urological Surgeon at Southport & Formby DGH, Southport, Merseyside and was co-opted as a Trustee in December 2020 for a two-year period ... click here for email contact

Susan Willis (Co-opted Trustee)

Susan Willis is a Consultant Urological Surgeon at Guy's Hospital, London and was co-opted as a Trustee in December 2020 for a two-year period. ... click here for email contact

Mary Brown (Regional Council Representative)

Mary Brown is a Consultant Urological Surgeon at Glasgow Royal Infirmary and was elected as the Regional Council Representative in September 2019.  Mary has been a regional representative since 2017, and took over as Trustee representative on the Urolink Executive Committee in October 2019 ... click here for email contact

Lisa Dodgshon (Non-Clinical Co-Opted Trustee)

Biography awaited ...

Conflicts of interest

Trustees must abide by the BAUS Conflict of Interest Policy.  Each Trustee is required to review their declaration of potential conflict of interest annually, and a summary of these can be found here.