Nadine Hachach-Haram

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Consultant plastic surgeon

Biography

Ms Nadine Hachach-Haram, BEM is a consultant plastic surgeon and the clinical lead for innovation at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust. Her main clinical area of interest is breast and pelvic reconstruction.

Nadine graduated from University College London with distinction, receiving the Jack Drummond and Jackson Lewis prizes, for distinction in the department of biochemistry and molecular biology. She began her medical career in earnest in 2004, enrolling in the accelerated graduate entry program at Barts and the London, where she graduated in 2009, with distinction, and earned the Harvey Minasian Prize for academic excellence. She completed her plastic surgery training on the Pan Thames Rotation with fellowships including the Guy's and St Thomas' Microsurgery and the Wellington Aesthetics Fellowships.

She drew on her passion for innovation, education and global surgery to found Proximie, an augmented reality telehealth platform that allows doctors to virtually transport themselves into any operating rooms, anywhere in the world, to visually and practically collaborate. Her work, dubbed by CNN as 'the future of surgery', has received international acclaim with invitations to speak at TED, MITREAP and selection as the Foreign Press Association Science Story of the Year. Nadine is also the recipient of the British Empire Medal in the Queen's Birthday Honours in recognition of her services to healthcare and innovation.

Nadine has been selected as an NHS Clinical Entrepreneur, endeavor entrepreneur, is a member of the Royal College of Surgeons' Commission on the Future of Surgery, consisting of some of the country's leading doctors, engineers, data experts, managers, and patient representatives, with the objective to investigate the advances that will transform surgery over the next 20 years, and is Faculty at Singularity and Exponential Medicine.  

She is also actively involved in plastic surgery training and sits on the RSM Plastic Surgery Council, BAPRAS Innovation Committee, SAC Simulation group, and is a Founding Member of the MI-4 Microsurgery Simulation Programme.

Last updated: April 2022

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