David A. Mitchell
MBBS, BDS, FDSRCPS, FRCS(Ed), FRCS(Eng), FRCS(Maxfac)
Consulting Oral & Maxillofacial and Head & Neck Surgeon.
Editor, British Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.
Writer and teacher specialising in oro-facial cancer and reconstructive surgery, human factors and education with a lifelong interest in empowering others.
Dipl.-Chem., Dr. rer. nat., Dr. rer. nat. habil.
Senior Lecturer; University of York, York Cross-disciplinary Centre for Systems Analysis (YCCSA) and Department of Chemistry.
Specialising in nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) methods and unconventional computation; interests in the physics of food and student welfare with a lifelong interest in empowering others.
Student in the Department of Electronic Engineering at the University of York.
Expert in web design & development with a special interest in accessibility and ease-of-use.
Reader of oral biology at Kings College London where he has been researching saliva and salivary glands for twenty years since his PhD on changes in saliva with Sjögren’s syndrome. His research focuses more on taste and its dysfunction with age but still all studies have relevance to dry mouth patients.
CEB Cert in Dental Hygiene
Currently working in private dental practice
Active member of BSDHT having served on both Full Council and the Executive Team, also as Honorary Treasurer for the Eastern Region.
Lifelong interest in communication within the dental practice.
Dr Heather Gorton
Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust
Specialising in anaesthesia for maxillofacial and oral surgery.
Local lead for difficult airways.
Experience in musculoskeletal, cardio-respiratory, neurological and community rehabilitation; experience in oncological post-surgical rehabilitation since 2013.
Employed by Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust, currently primarily treating oncology patients.
Further contributions by:
- Paige Boxhall, York
Content for 'Infection' and 'Inflammation'
- Rachel Brown, Cambridge
Graphics, editing cooking videos
- Sarah Christmas, York
- Charlotte Crompton, Jack Dickenson-Fogg, Kate Murphy, Hannah
Content for ‘Drug delivery’
- Caroline Holroyd, York
Content for 'X-ray'
- Joseph Lloyd, York
Graphics, content for ‘Recreational drugs’ and ‘Chemotherapy – Chemical Principles’
- Zenely Martin Rios, York
Footage and editing for physiotherapy and oral hygiene videos
- Guy Schofield, York
Footage for cooking videos
Maxfacts.uk acknowledges support by:
- the British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Endowments Committee
- summer student bursaries by York Cross-Disciplinary Centre for Systems Analysis (YCCSA), University of York; 2016, 2017
- the Centre for Chronic Diseases & Disorders,
University of York