Prof Chris Berney

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Prof Christophe Berney is a colorectal, general upper GI and thyroid surgeon from Sydney who works at Waratah and Hurstville Private and Bankstown-Lidcomb public hospital and serves as a Conjoint Professor with the University of NSW. Prof Berney has a keen interest in humanitarian work in developing countries and first volunteered with DAISI in Gizo (Solomon Islands) in September 2017, has returned to the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and PNG as a DAISI volunteer on numerous occasions. Prof Christophe Berney has also been involved in Mercy Ship visits to needy countries in Africa. In March 2019 Prof Berney took over the role of Treasurer for DAISI, and in May 2019 conducted the second laparoscopic trip to Sopas District Hospital, in the Highlands of PNG, and in October a Laparoscopic trip to Gizo, Solomon Islands. Prof Berney was elected co Deputy Chair of DAISI in Nov 2019. Prof Berney will lead a surgical team to Sopas, PNG in August 2020.