Professor Roger Kneebone
Professor of Surgical Education and Engagement Science, iCAST Academic Lead, Imperial College London
Professor Roger Kneebone is a clinician and educationalist who jointly directs the Imperial College Centre for Engagement and Simulation Science. His innovative work on contextualised simulation builds on his personal experience as a surgeon and a general practitioner, and his interest in domains of expertise beyond medicine. He sees engagement as a translational resource which bridges the worlds of clinical practice, biomedical science, patients and society. Roger leads an unorthodox and creative team of clinicians, computer scientists, artists, social scientists and performers. He has an international profile as an academic and innovator and is a Wellcome Trust Engagement Fellow.