Dr. Graham Sefton
1958 - 1965 Hull Grammar School
1965 - 1970 School of Medicine, University of Sheffield
ACADEMIC & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:
1970 : MBChB with Honours
1974 : FRCSEd
1979 : Accreditation Certificate from the Specialist Advisory Committee in Orthopaedic Surgery
1980 : Appointed Consultant in Orthopaedic Surgery to Harrogate District Hospital
1984 : Appointed Surgical Tutor for Harrogate District Hospital
1985 : Secretary of The Ridings Orthopaedic Club
1987 : Visiting Lecturer in Orthopaedic Surgery - University of Sheffield
1990 : Appointed Orthopaedic Tutor to Harrogate District Hospital
1995 : Appointed Medical Advisor to the Football Association with special reference to teaching, research and educational meeting
1997 : APPOINTED ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS REGIONAL ADVISER IN ORTHOPAEDICS
APPOINTED CHAIRMAN OF REGIONAL ORTHOPAEDIC TRAINING COMMITTEE
1998 : Orthopaedic Representative on Basic Training Committee
1999 : MAJOR CLAIMS COMMITTEE - MEDICAL PROTECTION SOCIETY
1999 : INTERNATIONAL ADVISER TO GULF ORTHOPAEDIC CONGRESS.
MEMBERSHIP OF SOCIETIES:
British Orthopaedic Association, British Medical Association & Ridings Orthopaedic Club
2000 : Appointed to National Specialist Advisory Committee.
Member of the Basic Surgical Training Committee.
2001 : Joined the Court of Examiner, Royal College of Surgeons.
2002 : Organiser and host of the MRCS Examinations in Harrogate.
2003 : Appointed Clinical Director in Orthopaedics, Harrogate District Hospital.
2004 : Lead visitor and organiser Northern region.
2005 : Lead visitor and organiser Yorkshire region.
2006 : Appointed to Royal College of Surgeons Article 9 and 14 sub committee.
2008 : Chairman of the Article 14 committee.
2009 : International Examiner for RCS (Oman, Burma, Sudan and Sri Lanka).
2012 : Appointed Adjunct Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Univeristy of Sharjah.
2013 : Appointed Emeritus Consultant in Orthopaedic Surgery, Harrogate District Hospital.
POST FELLOWSHIP POSTS:
February 1974 - Rotational Registrar to the United Sheffield Hospital, May 1975 Six months spent in Paediatric Orthopaedics, six months in Paediatrics and final few months in General Surgery Professor Zachary, Mr. Lister, Mr Spitz/ Mr. D.K. Evans, Mr. Sharrard/Mr. W. Morris Jones
June 1975 - Senior Registrar in Orthopaedics on the Leeds
May 1980 Training Programme working for :
a) St. James' hospital to: Mr. J.M. Fitton, Mr. W.F. Shea, Mr. McWilliams, Mr. R.B. Reeve and Mr. R.F. Brown.
b) Leeds General Infirmary, Senior Registrar to: Mr. E.B. Longton, Mr. M.A. Nelson, Mr. P.P. Silk and Mr. M.A. Abberton
c) Senior Registrar, Bradford Hospital to: Mr. A. Naylor, Mr. J. Wishart, Mr. M. Carr, Mr. W. Holms, Mr. G.B. Hamilton
Present Appointment - Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon, Harrogate Health Care NHS Trust, Harrogate District Hospital