Mr Olufemi A Oshin
Olufemi Oshin initially graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Clinical Engineering and Materials Science before obtaining his medical degree from the University of Liverpool in 2004. He remained in Liverpool where he completed his basic surgical training before commencing two years of research that led to his Doctorate.
He has always had a keen interest in medical training and education which lead to the privilege of representing his peers in various organisations such as the Vascular Society of Great Britain and Ireland, the British Society of Endovascular Therapy council and the Executive Committee of the European Society for Vascular Surgeons in Training. After completing his training in vascular surgery, he was appointed as a Consultant Vascular Surgeon at the Royal Liverpool Hospital in the UK before commencing his fellowship at the Royal Perth Hospital in 2017.
Since arriving in Australia, he has built upon his strong clinical interest in:
- lower limb peripheral arterial disease
- diabetic foot care
- complex aneurysm repair
He has a strong research interest in diabetic foot disease and is a recipient of the Royal Perth Hospital Medical Research Foundation to support this research. He has also played an active role in developing a Telehealth multidisciplinary foot clinic, contributes to the National Association of Diabetes Centres quality improvement program and is a founding member of the WA Foot Forum.