Professor Gordon Ferns, Non-Executive Director

Prof Gordon Ferns, Non-Executive Director

In recognition of our status as a teaching Trust, Professor Ferns represents Brighton and Sussex Medical School on our Board. He was the Acting Dean of Brighton and Sussex Medical School at the University of Sussex from 2013-2014, and holds the post of Professor of Medical Education and Metabolic Medicine and is a Consultant in Clinical Biochemistry at Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals.

Professor Ferns is currently also the Clinical Director of the KSS Clinical Research Network, and has been associated with the NIHR Comprehensive Research Network for the past seven years, both in Surrey and Sussex and previously in the West Midlands.

He is a distinguished clinical scientist and has an MD and DSc from the University of London, and Fellowships of the Royal Colleges of Pathologists and Physicians of London.