Scotland Committee

The Scotland Committee aims to promote the specialty of SRH in Scotland, providing clinical leadership in SRH across territorial Health Boards, contributing to local regional and national policy development and implementation, sharing good practice and challenges between members and to practitioners. It aims to provide FSRH with an understanding of the Scottish context and promote the work of FSRH in Scotland. Members from the larger territorial Health Boards host a national annual sexual and reproductive health update day.

Scotland committee’s key achievements in 2018

  • Stakeholder event in May 2018

Objectives for 2019

  • Support Annual Scientific meeting in May in Edinburgh
  • Continue to advocate for sexual health in Scotland through engagement with stakeholders, led by Rosie Illett. Input to Cross Party group on sexual health and bbvs; input into cross party group on women’s health.
  • Recruit nurse and trainee representative to Scotland committee
  • Recruit new rep from NHS Grampian

The Scottish Committee is comprised of the following members:

  • Alison Scott (Chair) NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde
  • Ruth Holman NHS Ayrshire & Arran
  • Anne McLellan NHS Lanarkshire
  • Olga Diaz-Morales NHS Forth Valley
  • Heike Gleser NHS Tayside
  • Hame Lata NHS Highland
  • Alison Scott NHS Lothian
  • Maggie Gurney NHS Dumfries & Galloway
  • Susan Brechin NHS Grampian
  • Karin Piegsa NHS Fife
  • Sally Wielding NHS Borders
  • NHS Orkney, NHS Shetland and NHS Western Isles lead clinicians get minutes of meetings and may contribute to the work but do not usually attend meetings

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