Mr Arvind Vashisht is a Consultant Gynaecologist at University College Hospital London. He is an expert in minimal access surgery and has an interest in the treatment of endometriosis and pelvic floor problems. He has many ongoing research projects in these areas and is an Honorary Associate Professor at University College London. He is past Chair for North Central London Gynecology Service and is clinical lead at UCLH and Cleveland Clinic London. He is the Chair of the British Society for Gynaecological Endoscopy Endometriosis Centres responsible for the overseeing of accreditation standards for UK centres for the treatment of complex endometriosis. He sits on the Clinical Governance Committee for the British Society of Urogynaecologists. Dr Vashisht has developed national training curricula as well as directing national teaching programmes for advanced laparoscopic surgery.