Leo is currently a CT2 trainee in the Northern Deanery. He graduated from University of Edinburgh in 2015 before moving to Newcastle for his foundation training. During this time, he developed a keen interest in general surgery and entered core surgical training in 2017. Throughout his time in the North East, Leo has been involved with research and is a committee member for NoSTRA, the region’s collaborative group. He is also passionate about medical education and runs annual undergraduate finals revision courses in the region. He is working towards a career in oesophagogastric surgery.