Henry Cain qualified in 2001 from Leicester and returned to the North of England to complete his surgical training. Following the award of MD in breast cancer signalling pathways and higher surgical training he spent a year as the Oncoplastic Fellow at the Canniesburn Unit in Glasgow. He was appointed a Consultant Oncoplastic surgeon at the Royal Victoria Infirmary Newcastle upon Tyne in 2013. Henry Cain maintains numerous research activities along with a commitment in teaching advanced oncoplastic breast surgery. He is a member of the Faculty for the ABS advanced breast disease course and organises the ABS annual Trainees Meeting. He is a faculty member for the National Breast TIG fellow’s course. Clinically he has been one of the lead surgeons in the introduction of Radioactive Seed Localisation of impalpable breast cancer to the UK.