Simon Fleming 2Simon is a Trauma and Orthopaedic registrar on the Pott rotation in London. He is also a Past President of the British Orthopaedic Trainees’ Association (BOTA), a co-chair for the International Conference in Residency Education (ICRE), a Vice Chair of the Academy Trainee Doctors’ Group (ATDG) and a Ph.D candidate in Medical Education at Barts and The London Medical School.

While passionate about Orthopaedics, achieving excellence in surgical training and mentoring future surgeons, he has special interests in hand surgery, competency attainment decisions and combating bullying, undermining and harassment in healthcare, through the award winning #HammerItOut and #CutItOut campaigns, on which he has delivered a TEDx talk and spoken internationally.

His work has been recognised with a Surgeon Educator Award from the Royal College of Surgeons (Eng), the Academic Support Award from Queen Mary University, Barts and The London Medical School and the International Resident Leader Award from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. He is also the recipient of the Royal College of Surgeons (Eng) and Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Harry Morton Research Fellowship in Surgery (MedEd)

He undoes all the good work he does in the gym with a love of great food and tries to change the world in his spare time.