The Royal College of Physicians is seeking a new consultant representative to join the Intercollegiate Committee on Haematology (ICH) as a representative of the RCP.
The individual must be within five years of his/her first consultant post and a subscribing member of the RCP. The ICH is established jointly between the RCP and the Royal College of Pathologists (RCPath). It advises its parent bodies (RCP and RCPath) on matters of mutual interest.
The following organisations are represented in the ICH; British Society for Haematology (BSH), the British Society of Blood and Marrow Transplantation and Cellular Therapy (BSBMTCT), the British Blood Transfusion Society (BBTS) and the Association for Clinical Pathologists (ACP). Membership includes senior officers of the parent bodies, senior and junior consultants and a trainee representative. Members serve for at least three years.
Current ICH discussion topics include:
- NHS reforms
- commissioning guidance
- service and workforce matters
Other work of the ICH includes:
- making proposals for RCP conferences
- responding to consultation requests.
Applying for the role
Please forward a current CV and a short (one side of A4) statement of your interest in this opportunity, highlighting how you would be able to contribute. This should be sent to Professor Donal O’Donoghue, RCP registrar, c/o the committee manager, Elaine Storey Elaine.Storey@rcplondon.ac.uk by Friday 18 December.
Please ensure you have agreement from your trust for the requisite time off ‒ see Guidance on time off for RCP duties and the committee’s terms of reference.
The RCP welcomes and actively seeks to recruit to its activities people of any race, religion, ethnic origin, disability, age, gender and sexual orientation.