- Colorectal Surgery
- General and Gastrointestinal Surgery
- Laparoscopic colorectal cancer
- Rectovaginal endometreosis
- Inflammatory bowel disease
- Minimally invasive surgery
- Surgical technology
- Fluorescence guided surgery
Mr Chand is Associate Professor of Surgery and Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at University College London. He is also Director of the MS in Advanced Minimally-Invasive Surgery at UCL and Fellow of the Wellcome ESPRC Interventional Sciences and Surgery Centre (WEISS).
He has recently been awarded title of Professor by the Apollo Hospitals Group.
After completing a 1st Class BSc in Neurosciences from Kings College London, Mr Chand graduated from Royal Free Hospital London with MBBS (Hons) and subsequently went on to teach Anatomy and Physiology at Oxford University.
He remained an Honorary Neurosciences tutor at Balliol College, Oxford for a further 5 years during which time he completed his Basic Surgical Training through Kings College Hospital London. Whilst completing Higher Surgical Training through the Wessex training scheme including the prestigious Basingstoke Hospital, he gained a PhD from The Royal Marsden Hospital and Imperial College working with the MERCURY Study Group under the supervision of Professor Gina Brown.
Mr Chand has presented several lectures across the globe, has over 100 peer-reviewed publications and book chapters and is involved at editorial level on surgical journals. He is a Key Opinion Leader and recognised expert in laparoscopic colorectal surgery and imaging of rectal cancer.
In addition to holding Fellowship to the Royal College of Surgeons of England, he also hold Fellowship to the American Society of Colorectal Surgeons and is a member of the Technology Committee of the European Association of Endoscopic Surgeons.
Currently, Mr Chand leads colorectal cancer research at University College London specifically fluorescence guided surgery, advanced imaging modalities and augmented/virtual reality surgery. This includes supervising a number of postgraduate students.
The Masters programme of which he is Director is considered the most innovative and technologically advanced surgery programme of its type with a leading international faculty.
Mr Chand also holds an MBA and a keen interest in the management of complex institutions.
Associate Professor of SurgeryUniversity College London
Consultant Colorectal SurgeonUniversity College London Hospital
ProfessorApollo Hospitals Group
Current teaching posts
WEISS FellowWellcome Trust ESPRC Centre
Royal Free Hospital, London1996
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