Chair of the Advisory Editorial Board

Dr Anita Donley, former clinical vice president, RCP

Professor David Oliver, former clinical vice president, RCP


Members of the Advisory Editorial Board (past and present)

Dr Tony Berendt, medical director, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Dr Druin Burch, member of RCP Council

Carol Caporn, representative, Patient and Carer Network

Professor Andrew Goddard, president, RCP

Margaret Goose, representative, Patient and Carer Network

Dr Sunil Gupta, member of governing body, Castle Point and Rochford Clinical Commissioning Group

Professor Margaret Johnson, former academic vice president, RCP

Professor Chris Packham, associate medical director, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust; honorary professor of public health, University of Nottingham; and chair, Health Services Committee, Faculty of Public Health, RCP

Dr Caz Sayer, chair of Camden Clinical Commissioning Group

Professor Simon Taylor-Robinson, elected member of RCP Council

Disclaimer: Members of the Advisory Editorial Board provided advice as individuals with expertise in a particular field, not as representatives of their specific organisations.


Project managers

Dr Abigail Moore, national medical director’s clinical fellow, RCP (2014–15)

Dr Yee Yen Goh, national medical director’s clinical fellow, RCP (2015–16)

Dr Nina Dutta, national medical director’s clinical fellow, RCP (2016–17)


Editorial and support team

Gemma Cantelo, former head of strategy and policy, RCP

Sam Flinders, project support officer, RCP

Karen Porter, editor, RCP

Dr Natalie Wilder, head of Corporate Communications and Publishing, RCP


Additional patient and carer input from

Claire Heffernan, representative, Patient and Carer Network

Alice Joy, representative, Patient and Carer Network

Gavin Maxwell, representative, Patient and Carer Network

Iona Price, representative, Patient and Carer Network