The OPA are pleased to welcome aboard Professor Grant Fullarton as a new Trustee.
We are looking forward to working together!
Professor Grant Fullerton – Trustee
Grant is the former lead Oesophago-Gastric Consultant Surgeon in Glasgow Royal Infirmary with major interests in management of malignant and complex benign upper GI disease. Grant is a former Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery with extensive research interest in benign and malignant upper GI disease. His particular interest is in the field of Barrett’s oesophagus including its role in cancer development and treatment with Radiofrequency Ablation.
Grant has now taken up an advisory post with the Scottish Government as the Clinical Lead for General Surgery. Grant has managed to get the Cytosponge introduced in NHS Scotland as a National Service. The Cytosponge is a new technique to screen Barrett’s oesophagus patients which has been a great recovery tool during this pandemic.