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Former Surgeon General, Lt General (retd) Professor Martin CM Bricknell joins Prometheus Medical

Prometheus Medical, a world-leading medical company specializing in pre-hospital emergency care, is pleased to welcome Lt General (Retd) Professor Martin CM Bricknell to the team.

In his new role as Strategic Medical Advisor, Professor Bricknell will be working closely with key customers and government services to help develop and improve medical services and training, both in the UK and overseas.

Professor Bricknell previously served for 34 years in the UK Defence Medical Services, culminating his service as Surgeon General – the professional head of Defence Medical Services and the Defence Authority for end to end Defence healthcare and medical operational capability. During his extensive military career, he undertook operational tours in Afghanistan, Iraq and the Balkans, with multiple additional overseas assignments. He trained as a General Practitioner, and is an accredited specialist in both Public Health and Occupational Medicine.

In addition to working for Prometheus Medical, Professor Bricknell holds the prestigious appointment of Professor of Conflict, Health and Military Medicine at King’s College, London.

Commenting on his new role, Professor Bricknell said: "I am very much looking forward to joining the team at Prometheus Medical. Pre-hospital emergency care has undergone a huge transformation over the past few years.

Prometheus is a true innovator, providing world-class equipment, training and services to businesses, medical trusts and governments throughout the world, and I am thrilled to be working with such a well-known industry name".

Speaking about the new appointment, Kevin Gallagher, Group CEO said, "We are delighted to have Professor Bricknell join our team. He will be an invaluable asset to Prometheus and our clients in his role as Strategic Medical Advisor".

For more information on Prometheus Medical, please visit our website at prometheusmedical.co.uk, or email enquiries@prometheusmed.com.