Professor Jerome Pereira is a Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon at James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Professor of Surgery and Programme Director for Specialist Mastership Programmes in Surgery at the University of East Anglia, Norwich.
He has been a UK and international trainer for Consultants and Surgical Trainees on breast reconstruction for many years and a teacher in the Department of Education at the Royal College of Surgeons of England, where he was formerly a researcher.
Professor Pereira has a special interest in the outcomes of surgery, and has been instrumental in developing and leading the UK National Mastectomy and Breast Reconstruction Audit Programme. This is the first study in the world looking at national outcomes of breast cancer surgery, leading to the recent publication of best practice national guidelines for Oncoplastic breast surgery.
Professor Pereira is an examiner for the European Breast Specialist Examination Board (EBSQ), MD and MSc degree programmes, and sits on the Editorial Board of the European Journal of Surgical Oncology.