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Professor Jane Blazeby

Biomedical Research Centre

Professor Jane Blazeby will provide clinical expertise in the study and mentorship for Dr Avery. Professor Blazeby is a Professor of Surgery at the University of Bristol and a Honorary Consultant Upper GI Surgeon at the University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust. She is a world leader in surgical trials methodology, and has been the Chief Investigator of three surgical trials as well as the trial centre lead/co-applicant in another 14 trials. This includes The By-Band-Sleeve Study (NIHR HTA reference 09/127/53) and ROMIO (Randomized Oesophagectomy: Minimally Invasive or Open): Definitive Trial (NIHR HTA reference 14/140/78). These two studies are the largest trials in the world on surgical techniques for obesity and oesophageal cancer, respectively.