Mr James Morecroft
Consultant Paediatric Surgeon and Honorary Clinical Lecturer, University of Manchester
MA MChir FRCS (Paed)
Paediatric laparoscopic upper GI surgery; General Surgery of Childhood; Vascular and enteral access in children with cystic fibrosis; MChir Thesis on role of cytokines in necrotising enterocolitis
Qualified 1982 from Queens’ College, Cambridge and Charing Cross Hospital Medical School
Postgraduate training at Institute of Child Health and Sheffield Children’s Hospital.
Appointed RMCH 2000
Visiting Paediatric Surgeon, Stepping Hill Hospital since 2002
Visiting Paediatric Surgeon, Macclesfield Hospital since 2013
Basic Surgical Skills Tutor, RCS Edinburgh since 2002.
Examiner, RCS Edinburgh since 2003.
Fitness to Practice Panellist with GMC 2003 -2008.
Assessor to Complaints, Health Care Commission 2006-2009
Independent Assessor for Human Tissue Authority 2006 - 2014
Associate Clinical Advisor, Parliamentary & Health Service Ombudsman since 2011
31 publications in peer reviewed journals
546 citations with h-index 10
27 presentations at International meetings
14 invited lectures