Dr Paul Tisi

Medical Director and Responsible Officer at Bedford Hospital NHS Trust

Mr Paul Tisi is Medical Director and Responsible Officer at Bedford Hospital NHS Trust. He was appointed as Consultant Vascular and General Surgeon at Bedford Hospital and Luton and Dunstable University Hospital in 2001. Aside from his board role he maintains a clinical practice with specific interest in management of venous disease.

Subsequent to undertaking leadership development in the East of England, Paul graduated from the NHS Leadership Academy’s Nye Bevan Programme in 2016. He is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and continues to teach on the CCrISP and Basic Surgical Skills courses. He represented Midlands and East on the National Clinical Reference Group for Vascular Surgery between 2013 and 2019. He has a longstanding involvement with Cochrane Vascular as an author, peer reviewer and editor since 2007; this underpins his interest in evidence-based medicine.