Scottish allied health professions public health strategic framework implementation plan: 2022 to 2027

In 2019, the first UK wide Allied Health Professions (AHPs) Public Health Strategic Framework 2019-2024 was published by all four nations, intended to help AHPs and partners to further develop their role in public health. Thereafter, each nation agreed to develop their own implementation plan.

Appendix 3: Stakeholder Reference Group Members

Membership of the Stakeholder Reference Group:

Chair: Dr Ruth Campbell, Consultant Dietitian in Public Health Nutrition, NHS Ayrshire & Arran

Alan White - Occupational Therapist, NHS Fife

Amanda Wong – Associate Director of Allied Health Professions, NHS Fife representing Scottish Directors of Allied Health Profession (SDAHP)

Anne Brockman - AHP Lead, NHS Grampian

Catherine TottenAHP Lead, State Hospital and SDAHP

Dr Claire James - Deputy Head of Podiatry, NHS Lanarkshire

Eithne MacPherson - Therapeutic Radiography, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

Professor Elaine Hunter – National AHP Consultant, Alzheimer's Scotland

Euan Clipston – Diagnostic Radiography, NHS Tayside

Fiona Macdonald – Workforce Development Lead, Public Health Scotland

Gail Morrison – Prosthetics & Orthotics, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

Glenn Carter - Speech and Language Therapy, NHS Forth Valley

Hannah Casey – Physiotherapy, NHS Orkney

Professor Helen L Gallagher, Vice-Dean of the School of Health and Life Sciences and Representative for the AHP Academic Heads Group

Helen McFarlaneNHS Education Scotland

Kate Pestell – Arts Therapies, NHS Lothian

Jane Holt – Physiotherapy, NHS Ayrshire and Arran

Linda Currie – Associate AHP Director, NHS Highland

Lesley Leishman – Robert Gordon University (deputy for Helen Gallagher)

Moraig Rollo – Paramedics/Scottish Ambulance Service

Paula Callaghan – Orthoptist, NHS Lanarkshire

Pauline BeirneAHP Professional Advisor for Children and Young People, Scottish Government

Samantha FlowerAHP Professional Lead, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde (deputy for Elaine Hunter)

Sheena McDonald – Dietetics, NHS Dumfries & Galloway

Tracy MacInnes – Dietetics and representative for AHP Federation Scotland (AHPFS)

Scottish Government – Chief Nursing Officer Directorate, Strategy and Policy Team



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