Brian is a Consultant in Anaesthesia and Critical Care for the Belfast Health and Social Care Trust. In 2018 he was appointed Medical Director of the Northern Ireland Specialist Transport and Retrieval Service (NISTAR). NISTAR is the combined critical care transfer service for Northern Ireland. It incorporates Adult, Paediatric and Neonatal retrieval teams. Approximately 1700 patients are transferred by the service annually.
Away from clinical work, Brian is an active farmer. He and his family run a commercial upland farm located in the picturesque Sperrin Mountains.