Member of Association of Breast Surgery Screening & Audit committee. Quality Assurance Surgeon for the Northern Ireland NHS Breast Screening Programme and council member at Action Cancer.
Mr Robert Kennedy is a Consultant Surgeon in the South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust, based at the Ulster Hospital, Dundonald. He sees private general surgical and endocrine patients at the Kingsbridge Private Hospital on a Tuesday afternoon. (Breast referrals are seen at the Ulster Independent Clinic on Tuesday evenings.) Most of his training has taken place in Northern Ireland and Scotland but he has also trained in Australia.
Mr Robert Kennedy is a member of the Association of Breast Surgeons and of The British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons. He was previously the Quality Assurance surgeon for the NHS Breast Screening Programme in Northern Ireland, a member of the Screening and Audit committee at the Royal College of Surgeons of England and chaired the Northern Ireland Clinical Reference Group for Breast Cancer.
Current NHS Posts
Consultant General, Breast and Endocrine Surgeon in the South Eastern HSC Trust.
Keen sportsman. Premier league cricketer for Ballymena for many years until 2014.
Council member of Mission Africa Charity.
University of Dundee medical school 1992
Queens University of Belfast 2001
General Surgery 2003
Fellow in Breast Endocrine and Surgical Oncology
Royal Adelaide Hospital 2002
Member of British Association of Endocrine and Thyroid Surgeons
Associate Clinical Director of Surgery, Ulster Hospital, Dundonald (2019-)