Eugene graduated from the University of Bristol with a medical degree in 1996. Following training jobs in the South West region and Cardiff, in 2001 he took up a post teaching physiology to undergraduate medical (dental, science & vet) students. Eugene developed a passion for education and his role has expanded to include teaching trainee surgeons, providing pastoral support for medical students and participating in the leadership of Bristol Medical School. In 2011 Eugene was awarded the Otto-Hutter Teaching Prize of the Physiological Society of Great Britain. Eugene’s clinical work is as a specialty doctor in Emergency Medicine.