Dr Tony Tham MB BCh BAO, MD, MSc, FRCP, FRCPI
General Interests: Gastroenterology, training, service development, editorial work for academic journals.
Special interests: Non-invasive splintering for the correction of ear deformities in the new born baby. Endoscopy, colonoscopy, therapeutic endoscopy, inflammatory bowel disease, dyspepsia, reflux, gastrointestinal cancers, irritable bowel syndrome, hepatobiliary and pancreatic disease.
Interests: Music, cars, sport, family
Qualified from the Queen’s University of Belfast’s medical school, MB BCh BAO, 1985
MRCP (Member of the Royal College of Physicians), 1988, FRCP (Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians) 2000, FRCPI (Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians Ireland)
MD, Queen’s University
MSc in Clinical Education, Queen’s University
President-elect, Irish Society of Gastroenterology
British Society of Gastroenterology
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Royal Colleges of Physicians, London and Edinburgh
Ulster Society of Gastroenterology
More than 70 publications in peer reviewed journals
Co-author of British and European guidelines on ERCP (biliary endoscopy), Barretts oesophagus, lower gastrointestinal bleeding.
First author of a book entitled “Gastrointestinal Emergencies”
First published in 2000 and the third edition has been published; eds Tham TCK, Collins JSA, Soetikno R; 2016; John Wiley and Sons; Chichester UK, ISBN 978-1-118-63842-2.
Contributed to several other book chapters.