Professor Mark Wilson (United Kingdom)

Professor Wilson is a  Consultant Neurosurgeon at the Imperial Healthcare (St Mary’s) in London and a Pre-Hospital Care (Helicopter Emergency Medicine) Consultant. His main area of interest is traumatic and hypoxic brain injury and their hyper-acute management, also he is Professor of Brain Injury at Imperial College and Hon Professor (the Gibson Chair) of Pre-Hospital Care within the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh. He is also the co-founder and Medical Director of GoodSAM (, an alerting and advanced triage/dispatching system that is now used around the world.

Professor Wilson also has a great fondness for South Africa having previously worked (20 years ago) in Nqutu, KwaZulu-Natal.