Meet Phil

Name: Dr Phil Bonnett

Occupation: Consultant Anaesthetist

Location: Sheffield 

“I try to communicate what Lifebox has achieved and encourage others to be involved.”

What motivated you to join the Lifebox Speakers Bureau?

Having experienced how vital the role of Lifebox is in Zambia, has motivated me to spread the word about their work.

What do you hope to achieve in this role?

I try to communicate what Lifebox has achieved and encourage others to be involved.

How do you prepare for a speaking engagement?

I put lots of photos and videos into a presentation to share my experience and the Lifebox story in Zambia.

What do you most enjoy about this role?

Meeting people who have the same passion to make surgery safe throughout the world is the best part of this role.

What does safe surgery mean to you?

Surgery is inherently dangerous and as medical professionals it’s our duty to the patient to make surgery safe as possible.