Mr Fevzi Shakir is a Consultant Gynaecologist specialising in Advanced Minimally Invasive Gynaecological Endoscopic Surgery. He has completed a 2-year Senior Clinical Research Fellowship in Advanced Gynaecological Endoscopic Surgery, based at the Minimal Access Therapy Training Unit (MATTU) in Guildford.
In 2014 he was elected as a council member in charge of the trainee portfolio for the British Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy (BSGE) and re-elected in 2016. He has founded a trainee group as part of the BSGE called RIGS (Registrars in Gynaecological Surgery) aiming to improve training and resources. In 2017 he was elected as a senior member of the council on the BSGE and appointed as chair of the guidelines and patient information committee.
He has presented both Nationally and Internationally on over 60 occasions, has over 20 abstract publications and several peer-reviewed publications in scientific journals, including randomised controlled trials. He has received both National and International prizes (including the prestigious Golden telescope award in 2016) & bursaries at scientific meetings on 9 occasions, for his contribution and work in minimally invasive gynaecological surgery.
He has completed an MSc in Advanced Gynaecological Endoscopy, with Merit, based at the University of Surrey.
He is part of over 15 National and International teaching faculty for endoscopic surgery and is a UK Ethicon Endosurgery, laparoscopic advanced energy advisory board member.
In 2014, he ran the London Marathon in 3 hours, 49 minutes and 21 seconds for the Endometriosis UK charity, raising £2,333.75. In 2016 and 2017, he ran the British Vitality London 10Km run again for Endometriosis UK, raising over £740 on both occasions.