Cosmetic Medicine Team
Prof Steve Davies
Founding Director & Course Director
Prof Davies is a Consultant Endocrinologist at the University Hospital Wales. He has an established reputation in medical education particularly online learning, having been the founder of OnExamination.com, the aesthetic service You Can Clinic and chairman of the Welsh Aesthetic and Cosmetic Society. He has spent a decade in aesthetic medicine and is a trainer. He has published over 100 peer-reviewed publications and his research interests include the application of novel technologies in delivering medical education, anti-ageing and endocrinology.
Dr Ruth Davis
After completing a nursing degree in Cardiff, Dr Davis worked in Torbay Hospital, Torquay, before moving to Southampton where she set up the diabetes nursing service. While there Dr Davis undertook diabetes research, co-founded the Wessex Diabetes Nurses group and served on the RCN Diabetes Nursing Forum. She returned to Cardiff to teach in the College of Medicine. Following a strategic review of services Dr Davis became Diabetes Care Coordinator for Bro Taf Health Authority, managing diabetes specialist nurses, establishing Local Diabetes Service Advisory Groups, advising government on policy, developing clinical guidelines, establishing the all Wales retinal screening programme and setting up a Diabetes Centre. She moved to the University of Glamorgan (now University of South Wales) and developed a variety of courses, teaching and researching in diabetes and managing the School of Care Sciences. Dr Davis now works freelance on a variety of projects maintaining my links with diabetes and the University.
Dr Karl New
Dr New is currently working for the University of South Wales and has the responsibility for overseeing Exercise Physiology and Biochemistry. His first degree is in Applied Sport Science from the University of Glamorgan and he has a teaching qualification in Physical Education from UWIC alongside a Doctorate in Exercise Physiology also from the University of Glamorgan. Dr New has a keen interest in online teaching and delivering content/assessing through the digital platform.
The online Cosmetic Medicine Postgraduate Diploma has been designed to promote and enhance working professional’s knowledge underpinning practice in aesthetic medicine. Course Code: QPDP023
The online Cosmetic Medicine MSc provides a progression route for the Postgraduate Diploma course. Course Code: QMSP072