Chairman

Mr Darren Lewis BMedSci, BM, BS, FRCSEd(Plast), Chairman of the BBA

Mr Darren Lewis a Consultant Plastic & Burns Surgeon based at Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, and Birmingham Children’s Hospital. He specialises in adult and paediatric burn care.

Mr Lewis graduated from Nottingham University Medical School in 1998. He began his surgical career in Stoke-on-Trent before moving to Newcastle upon Tyne to complete his Higher Surgical Training in Plastic Surgery, obtaining the FRCS fellowship qualification in surgery from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. During his time at Newcastle, Mr Lewis developed a sub-specialist interest in Burn Care and began his research into ways of improving outcomes for burns victims. This culminated in a post-graduate fellowship at the prestigious Western Australia Burns Service under the mentorship of Prof Fiona Wood.