Godfrey Town is a registered clinical technologist and scientist specialising in the comparative measurement of intense pulsed light (IPL) and laser devices. He is a regular invited speaker at international aesthetic laser meetings and has published numerous scientific and clinical papers in international peer-reviewed journals on the use of laser and IPL devices.
Godfrey was awarded his Ph.D. for original research in light-based skin therapy as an Innovation Scholar at The Global Academy, University of Wales Trinity Saint David, Swansea, UK and currently holds the position of Senior Research Fellow PhD, Department of Dermatology, Aalborg University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark.
He holds a current Certificate of Competence in the fields of Medical and Research issued by the Board of RPA2000 an Assessing Body recognised by the UK Health & Safety Executive (Certificate No: L00159 Medical, Research and Teaching), holds an Expert Witness Certificate from Cardiff University Law School and provides consultancy services to several laser and IPL manufacturers.
Fellow of American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS)
Member of European Society for Laser Dermatology (ESLD)
Member of British Medical Laser Association (BMLA)
Entered in UK IPEM Register of Clinical Technologists
Member, International Academy for Laser Medicine & Surgery (IALMS)
RPA2000 Specialist Certificate holder in Non-ionising Radiation Protection (medical and research)
Committee Member, Optical radiation safety and laser equipment BSI EPL/076, IEC TC/76 WG4, TC61 WG30 and ANSI SSC-3.
Innovation Scholar, University of Wales Trinity Saint David, Faculty of Applied Design & Engineering, Swansea, UK