Professor Andrew Heggie has been Head of the Section of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at the Royal Children’s Hospital of Melbourne since 1994. He is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne where he has been involved in the evolution of the Cleft and Craniofacial service. He is currently Chair of the ANZAOMS Research and Education Foundation. Professor Heggie has published extensively and has presented regularly as a keynote speaker internationally. He is a regular reviewer for the International Journal of OMS.