A TB Action Plan for Scotland

Scottish Government's policy on tuberculosis (TB)

Annex A
Membership of Working Group



Dr Malcolm McWhirter (Chair)

Senior Medical officer, Scottish Government

Dr Ibrahim Abubakar

Consultant Epidemiologist, Health Protection Agency

Dr Oliver Blatchford

Consultant Epidemiologist, Health Protection Scotland

Mr Gareth Brown

Health Protection Team, Scottish Government

Dr Mark Cotton

Consultant in Respiratory Medicine, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde;
Representative of British Thoracic Society

Ms Susan Duthie

TB Specialist Nurse, NHS Grampian

Dr Laura Jones

Consultant Paediatrician in Immunology and Infectious Diseases, NHS Lothian
Representative of Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

Dr Ian Laurenson

Consultant Microbiologist & Director of the Scottish Mycobacterial Reference Laboratory, NHS Lothian

Dr Alistair Leckie

Director of Occupational Health & Safety Advisory Services, NHS Fife
Special advisor to the CMO on occupational health

Dr Mini Mishra

Primary and Community Care Directorate, Scottish Government

Dr Tim Patterson

Consultant in Public Health Medicine, NHS Borders

Dr R. Andrew Seaton

Infectious Disease Consultant, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
Representative of the Scottish Infectious Diseases Physicians Group

Dr Janet Stevenson

Consultant in Public Health Medicine, NHS Lothian

Mrs Rona Watters

Health Protection Team, Scottish Government

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