Core Committee

Claudia Eichenauer
Conference Director

Hello! I’m a graduate student hoping to become a plastic & reconstructive surgeon and I’m in charge of the smooth-running of iNUGSC. I’ve previously attended NUGSC and have organised workshops too. I hope you enjoy the work we’ve put in to inspire you at our first international conference!

George Choa
Conference Executive

Hello! I’m George and I’m a 4th year medical student at UCL. My role as the Conference Executive involves working very closely with Claudia, the Conference Director, in organising and inviting the speakers for the conference, and ensuring the smooth running of the entire conference come the day!

Paul Jung
Finance Director

I’m Paul, a 3rd year medical student intercalating in Neuroscience and I’m interested in working in neurosurgery! As Finance Director, I hope to ensure the smooth-running of the event, and the best experience for you. I had a great time last year, and I’m sure that 2018 will be even better!

Joe Lehmann
Finance Team

Hi I’m Joe, I’m a 2nd year medical student at UCL. I’ll be working very closely with Paul in the finance team to ensure we get as much funding as possible and allocate it accordingly to make sure that this year’s conference is the best ever.

Pia Borgas
Workshops Coordinator

Hi I’m Pia, a 3rd year medical student intercalating in Neuroscience. My job involves inviting surgeons, sorting out equipment and making sure you get to participate! We have lots of sessions lined up and there’s bound to be something for everyone. I look forward to making this a great experience for you!

Summer Chan
Workshops Team

Hello! My name is Summer and I’m a 3rd year medical student studying Global Health. I am on the Workshops Team. My job, together with Pia, is to coordinate all the different workshops you can sign up for. I hope you find that there is something for everybody to enjoy!

Kristi Brogden
Director of Publicity

Hello I’m Kristi, a 2nd year graduate student. I’m the media coordinator for iNUGSC 2018; I will be liaising with different medical schools and helping organise our outreach programme. I attended NUGSC 2017 and that inspired me to take part this year. I aim to become a surgeon and I hope that our conference inspires you too.

Jessica Liang
Publicity Team

Hiya, I’m a 3rd year medical student intercalating in Psychology. As the Publicity Team, I edit this website and run our social media accounts to try and get our word out there. I hope you’re just as interested in surgery as I am and that you’re excited to see what we have lined up!

Sophia Hashim
Logistics Coordinator

In this team I oversee ticket sales, catering and administration. Surgery is a key interest of mine and I’m currently doing research with the Royal College of Anaesthetists. I’ve also attended the 47th World Congress of Surgery, which allowed me to form a better idea of a surgical career.

Champagne Sanphairoj
Logistics Team

Hello! I’m a 3rd year medic doing an iBSc in Neuroscience. As part of the logistics team I work with Sophia to ensure that the conference runs as efficiently as possible! I had the best time last year and I’ll do my best to make sure everyone enjoys iNUGSC just as much.

Marios Erotocritou
Academic Coordinator

As a 4th year graduate medic with extensive involvement in academia, I’ve appreciated the importance of research for surgical advancement and therefore have undertaken the role of Academic Coordinator. I aim to encourage research amongst our peers, promote their projects and offer them the recognition they deserve.

Holly Joyce
Executive Advisor

Hi I’m a 4th year medical student on the MBPhD programme, having intercalated in Surgery & Anaesthesia at Imperial College. I provide advice to the committee using my previous conference experience and I’m keen to perfect every aspect of our day! I look forward to welcoming you to our excellent workshops and speakers.

Non-Executive Advisory Committee

Saima Azam
Academic Director
Richard Bartlett
Academic Director
Sheikh Momin
Academic Director