Mr Cohen was awarded a commendation when he received his medical degree from the University of Liverpool. Following this he completed higher surgical training on the Mersey rotation, before embarking on complex hip and knee replacement fellowships. Mr Cohen was appointed as the John Charnley International Arthroplasty Fellow at Wrightington Hospital, in addition to national and international travelling fellowships and visitations to Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA; Musgrave Park Hospital, Belfast and The Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham.
Mr Cohen has published and presented nationally and internationally and was the recipient of the Jacques Duparc Award from the European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology. Mr Cohen lectures and teaches on a number of meetings and courses nationally and has been awarded a diploma in clinical education from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. With a diploma in clinical education, Mr Cohen has been actively involved in surgical training at all levels both locally and nationally.
This includes his current roles as Clinical Supervisor to core surgical trainees at The Royal Oldham Hospital and to final year medical students from the University of Manchester, and as Clinical Lecturer to the foundation year doctors at Pennine Acute NHS Trust.