International Advisory Committee

The International Advisory Committee is responsible for liaising with international organisations relevant to the work of the College and developing the role of the College internationally, including its role in education and training.  

Membership

President (Chair)Professor Wendy Burn
Deputy Director of IAC and MTI Specialist AdvisorDr Mohammed Al-Uzri
Deputy Director of IACDr Ben Baig
Faculty RepresentativeTBC
Division RepresentativeDr Anand Ramakrishnan
International Division RepresentativeDr Michael Best
DeanDr Kate Lovett
Sub DeanDr Subodh Dave
Honorary TreasurerDr Jan Falkowski
RegistrarDr Adrian James
PTC RepresentativeTBC
Chief ExecutiveMr Paul Rees
Chair of the Diaspora Groups CommitteeTBC
BJPsych International RepresentativeProfessor David Skuse
Co-opted MemberDr Sophie Thomson
Co-opted MemberDr Marisa Casanova-Dias
Co-opted MemberDr Olivier Andlauer
Co-opted MemberDr Nandini Chakraborty
Co-opted MemberDr Howard Ryland

There are three meetings of the Committee every year.

To contact the International Liaison Manager about the work of the IAC, email sudha.oza@rcpsych.ac.uk.

International Advisory Committee 

The International Advisory Committee (IAC) is responsible for liaising with international organisations relevant to our work and developing our role internationally, including our role in education and training.  

The IAC meet three times each year. Our President Professor Wendy Burn is Chair and the Deputy Directors are Professor Mohammed Al-Uzri and Dr Ben Baig.

If you would like to make contact about the work of the IAC, please contact our International Liaison Manager Sudha Oza.

Diaspora Groups Committee

The Diaspora Groups committee is made up of representatives from a number of independent Diaspora groups that represent psychiatrists in the UK. The committee meet 3 times a year and advise the RCPsych, via the International Advisory Committee, on international policy.

The following Diaspora Groups are represented on this committee:

  • British Arab Psychiatric Association
  • British Bangladeshi Psychiatrists Association
  • British Pakistani Psychiatric Association
  • British Indian Psychiatric Association
  • Mind to Mind Myanmar
  • Iranian Diaspora Association in Psychiatry
  • Sri Lankan Psychiatrists' Association of the UK
  • Sudanese Association of Psychiatrists - UK and Ireland

If you would like to make contact about the work of the Diaspora Groups committee, please contact our International Administrator Sarah Eldridge

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