To ensure the views of recently appointed consultants are represented in relation to on-going needs in professional development and education and to co-ordinate or provide support for Recently Appointed Consultants, within and outside the College.


Joint Chair: Dr Patrick Byrne - Consultant Physician & GP, Belford Hospital, Fort William
Joint Chair: Dr Marion Slater Consultant in Geriatric Medicine, Aberdeen

  • Dr Jane Atkinson - Consultant in Acute Medicine, Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital, Cramlington
  • Dr Paul Coulter - Consultant in Palliative Medicine & GP, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gateshead
  • Dr Alison Falconer, Consultant in Medicine of the Elderly, Wishaw General Hospital
  • Dr Ailsa Howie - Consultant in Acute Medicine, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh
  • Dr Catherine Labinjoh - Consultant and Clinical Lead for Cardiology, Forth Valley
  • Dr Anne Scott - Consultant Cardiologist, Borders General Hospital, Melrose
Contact the committee:

Committee Administrator, at rac@rcpe.ac.uk