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The Faculty of Forensic Psychiatry Executive Committee

 The Faculty of Forensic Psychiatry Executive Committee

About us

The Forensic Executive Committee is the College representative body for the Faculty of Forensic Psychiatry. The Executive committee consists of a Chair, a Vice Chair a Financial Officer and 12 elected members.

Elected Members serve a four year term of office. Members are also co-opted on to the committee to complete a piece of work or represent an area of interest such as Forensic trainees, the independent sector, specialty doctors, service users and carers and the national jurisdictions.Regional Representatives are invited to attend Executive Committee meetings. The Chairman represents the Faculty on the College Council. Elections take place on a two year cycle.

 * Executive Committee list

 * Committee member duties

 * Meetings

 


Meetings of the Forensic Executive Committee


The Executive Committee meets quarterly. Meetings are held in London at the Royal College of Psychiatrists except for the first meeting of each year which is held with the Faculty Annual Residential Meeting.  

For further information please contact: Stella Galea, Committee Manager

 

Committee members duties


As a minimum, Committee members are expected to:

  • Attend all Executive Committee meetings unless there are exceptional circumstances (or annual leave).
  • Read and comment on papers tabled for meetings.
  • Join working groups from time to time including taking lead roles.
  • Inform the chair if unable to fulfil the elected role that has been bestowed on them by forensic faculty members.

Full job descriptions of of Committee members (Chair, Vice Chair, Financial Officer and elected member) can be viewed here.

 

 

Executive Committee list

Name

Year of joining

Position

Professor Pamela Taylor

2016

Chair

Dr Tom Clark

2014

Financial Officer

Dr Amanda Taylor

2016

Vice chair

Dr Sophia Anwar

2014

Elected committee member

 

Mr Maurice Arbuthnott 2015 Co-opted committee member
Dr John Baird 2014 Elected committee member
Dr Vivek Bisht 2016 Elected committee member
Dr Harm Boer 2015 Co-opted committee member
Dr John Crichton 2013 Co-opted Committee member, representing the RCPsych in Scotland
Dr Adrian East 2016 Co-opted Committee member, representing the RCPsych in Northern Ireland

Professor Nigel Eastman

 

2008

Co-opted committee member

 

Dr Paul Gilluley 

 

2010

Co-opted committee member

 

Dr Quazi Haque

 

2013

Independent Sector Representative

 

Dr Oliver White

 

2015

Representative for the Adolescent Forensic SIG

Dr Tim McInerny 2016 Elected committee member
Dr Ronan McIvor 2016 Elected committee member
Dr Sandeep Mathews 2016  Elected committee member

Dr Kathryn Naylor

 

2005

Representative for Specialty Doctors

 

Dr Srikanth Nimmagadda 2014

Elected committee member

Dr Richard Noon 2014

Elected committee member

Dr Aideen O’Halloran

 

2012

Co-opted committee member

Dr David Reiss 2013

Chair of Faculty Education & Curriculum Committee

Professor Jennifer Shaw

2010

Academic lead

Dr Ed Silva

 

2012

Co-opted committee member

 

Dr Shubulade Smith 2014 Elected committee member
     
Dr Richard Taylor 2014 Elected committee member

Dr Roland Jones

2016

Representative for RC Psych in Wales

 

Dr Bernard Chin and Dr Gareth Garrett

2015

Trainee Representatives

 

Dr Vicky Thom

2016

Psychiatric Trainees Committee Representative

 

 

  • Service users and Carers are represented on the Executive Committee.
  • Regional Representatives are invited to attend Executive Committee meetings.

 

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CONFERENCE: Faculty of Forensic Psychiatry Annual Conference

1-3 March 2017, Madrid

 

FACULTY REPORT: Forensic care pathways for adults with intellectual disability involved with the criminal justice system

 

REPORT: Working with MAPPA: guidance for psychiatrists in England and Wales

 

 


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