Specialty content contributors

Charlotte Agrup, audiovestibular physician, University College London

Faisal Ahmed, Samson Gemmell Chair of Child Health at the University of Glasgow and consultant in paediatric endocrinology at the Royal Hospital for Children, Glasgow

Martin Allen, consultant respiratory physician, Royal Stoke University Hospital, Stoke on Trent

Carol Amery, consultant diabetologist, Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust, Wakefield

Stephanie Baldeweg, consultant in diabetes and endocrinology, University College London Hospital 

Helen Bonwick, associate specialist in palliative medicine

Simon Bowman, consultant rheumatologist, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS FT

Ross Breckenridge, senior clinical lecturer, University College London

John Buscombe, consultant physician in nuclear medicine, chair of the Joint Specialist Committee Nuclear Medicine, Department of Nuclear Medicine, Cambridge University Hospitals, Cambridge, UK

Jackie Cassell, professor of primary care epidemiology, director of research and knowledge exchange, Brighton and Sussex Medical School

Pratik Choudhary, consultant in diabetes, King's College Hospital, London

Gavin Clunie, consultant rheumatologist, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS FT

Alison Coakley, consultant in palliative medicine, Clatterbridge Centre for oncology, Merseyside

Ben Cottam, policy and communications officer, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine

Gavin Dabrera, Respiratory Diseases Department, Public Health England

Richard Davenport, consultant neurologist, Chair of Association of British Neurologists Training and Education Committee, Western General Hospital

Lisa Davies, consultant respiratory physician, Aintree University Hospital, Liverpool

Clara Day, consultant nephrologist, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Trust

Ryan D’Costa, consultant in diabetes and endocrinology, Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust, Wakefield

Chris Deighton, consultant rheumatologist, Derby Hospitals NHS FT

Shamela De Silva, consultant physician sexual health/HIV, Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust

Sabina Dizdarevic, principal lead consultant in imaging and nuclear medicine, consultant physician nuclear medicine, PET-CT lead, honorary reader, Department of Imaging and Nuclear Medicine Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust

Helen Dobson, diabetes specialist nurse, Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust, Wakefield

Rhid Dowdle, consultant in acute medicine and cardiology, Royal Glamorgan Hospital

Sheila Edwards, chief executive, British Thoracic Society

Marie Freel, consultant endocrinologist and honorary associate clinical professor at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow 

Adrian J Fowle, consultant neurophysiologist, West Surrey Clinical Neurophysiology, Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals

Kevin Fox, consultant cardiologist, British Cardiovascular Society

Geraint Fuller, consultant neurologist, past president Association of British Neurologists, Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Trust

Colin Gelder, consultant respiratory physician, University Hospital Coventry

Rob George, professor of palliative medicine, Kings College Hospital, London/St Christopher’s Hospice, Sydenham

Stella George, consultant in diabetes and endocrinology, East and North Herts NHS Trust, Welwyn Garden City

Neil Gittoes, consultant endocrinologist and hon professor, associate medical director and head of the Centre for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism (CEDAM), Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham

Helena Gleeson, consultant endocrinologist, Leicester Royal Infirmary

Stephanie Gomm, retired consultant in palliative medicine

Simon Greenfield, consultant gastroenterologist, Lister Hospital and chair of the Clinical Services and Standards Committee to the British Society for Gastroenterology

Ralph Gregory, consultant neurologist, chair of Association of British Neurologists Services and Standards Committee, Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Robert Gregory, consultant in diabetes and endocrinology, Leicester General Hospital

Ashley Groves, professor of nuclear medicine, consultant in nuclear medicine and radiology, Institute of Nuclear Medicine, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Adam Harris, consultant physician and gastroenterologist, Kent and Sussex Hospital

Jerry Heath, consultant neurophysiologist, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff

Mark Edward Holland, president of the Society for Acute Medicine

Damian Jenkinson, consultant stroke physician, Dorchester County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Natasha Jones, consultant in sport and exercise medicine, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust

Nick Kane, president of the British Society for Clinical Neurophysiology, consultant clinical neurophysiologist, North Bristol NHS Trust

Peter Lanyon, consultant rheumatologist, Nottingham Hospitals NHS FT

Patrick Lillie, consultant physician in infectious diseases and acute medicine, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust

Peter Macnaughton, consultant in intensive care medicine, Derriford Hospital

Elizabeth MacPhie, consultant rheumatologist, Lancashire Care NHS FT

Wendy Makin, consultant in palliative care and oncology, The Christie NHS Trust, Manchester

Simon Maxwell, professor of student learning/clinical pharmacology and director of clinical pharmacology and therapeutics, University of Edinburgh

Patricia McGettigan, clinical senior lecturer in clinical pharmacology at the William Harvey Research Institute

Huw Morris, consultant neurologist, chair of Association of British Neurologist Clinical Research and Academic Committee, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, University College London

Robert Murray, consultant endocrinologist, SJUH Teaching Hospital, Leeds

Dinesh Nagi, consultant in diabetes and endocrinology, Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust, Wakefield, and Chair of the Association of British Clinical Diabetologists

John Newell-Price, consultant endocrinologist, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield

Ruth Newbury-Ecob, president of the UK Clinical Genetics Society, consultant clinical geneticist, University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust

Alp Notghi, consultant physician in nuclear medicine, immediate past president British Nuclear Medicine Society, Department of Nuclear Medicine, City Hospital, Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust

Eliezar Okirie, consultant in neurological rehabilitation, Central England Rehabilitation Unit, South Warwickshire Foundation Trust, Warwick

Petros Perros, consultant endocrinologist, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle

Sir Munir Pirmohamed, associate executive pro-vice chancellor for clinical research, director MRC Centre for Drug Safety Science and Wolfson Centre for Personalised Medicine, executive director, Liverpool Health Partners

Guy Pratt, consultant haematologist, senior lecturer in haematology, University of Birmingham

Amy Proffitt, trainee in palliative medicine

Liz Prvulovich, consultant physician nuclear medicine, chair Specialist Advisory Committee in Nuclear Medicine, National TPD Nuclear Medicine, Institute of Nuclear Medicine, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Chinnadorai Rajeswaran, consultant in diabetes and endocrinology, Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust, Wakefield

Gerry Rayman, consultant physician and head of service at the Diabetes and Endocrine Centre, General Hospital, Ipswich

Elizabeth Reilly, specialist registrar in rheumatology, Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases, Bath and chair of the British Society for Rheumatology Trainees Committee (BRiTS)

Helen Rodgers, professor of stroke care and president of the British Association of Stroke Physicians, Institute of Neuroscience and Newcastle University Institute for Ageing

Richard Ross, consultant endocrinologist, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield

Leena Sathia, consultant physician, sexual health/HIV Royal Free Hospitals, London NHS Foundation Trust

Srilakshmi Sharma, consultant medical ophthalmologist, Oxford Eye Hospital and honorary senior lecturer, Oxford University

Charlotte Sharp, specialist registrar rheumatology, University Hospitals of South Manchester NHS FT

Jackie Sherrard, consultant physician, sexual health/HIV, Oxford University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

David Simcox, consultant haematologist, Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust

Neil Snowden, consultant rheumatologist, Pennine MSK Partnership

Peter Stonier, director of education and training, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine

Alan Tang, consultant physician sexual health/HIV, Florey and Contraceptive Service, Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust

Tony Tham, consultant physician and gastroenterologist, Ulster Hospital

John Thompson, clinical senior lecturer, Department of Pharmacology, Therapeutics and Toxicology, Cardiff University

Simon Till, consultant in sport and exercise medicine and rheumatology, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Cheng-Hock Toh, professor of haematology, University of Liverpool

Joe Unsworth, allergy and immunology consultant, Spire Bristol Hospital

Alastair Watson, professor of translational medicine, University of East Anglia

Paul Warwicker, consultant nephrologist, Lister Renal Unit, East and North Herts NHS Trust

Andrew Whyte, consultant allergist and immunologist, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth

Graeme Wilkes, consultant in sport and exercise medicine, Connect Health

Olwen Williams, consultant physician, Sexual Health Dept, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board, Wrexham Maelor Hospital

Peter Winocour, consultant in diabetes and endocrinology, East and North Herts NHS Trust, Welwyn Garden City 

Roger Wolman, consultant in sport and exercise medicine and rheumatology, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Trust, London


Thematic content contributors

Nick Lewis-Barned, consultant physician in diabetes and endocrinology, Wansbeck General Hospital

Mohsin Choudry, national medical director’s clinical fellow, RCP

Rachel Downing, former senior policy adviser, RCP

Ella Edginton, former policy adviser, RCP

Harriet Gordon, medical director, Medical Workforce Unit, RCP

Jan Hoogewerf, former programme manager, Health Informatics Unit, Care and Quality Improvement Directorate, Royal College of Physicians

Margaret Johnson, former academic vice president, RCP

Frank Joseph, former Future Hospital Programme officer, RCP

Peter Lees, chief executive and medical director, Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management

Pippa Medcalf, consultant in acute medicine, Gloucester Royal Hospital and RCP lead fellow for health inequalities

RCP Medical Workforce Unit

Chris Packham, professor of public health practice, Nottingham University

Gerrard Phillips, former vice president for education and training, RCP

Kevin Stewart, former clinical director, Clinical Effectiveness and Evaluation Unit (CEEU), RCP

Mark Temple, former Future Hospital Programme officer, RCP