A fellow of the RCP is sought to be a representative of the RCP on the Sport and Exercise Medicine (SEM) Committee.
The RCP recognises the beneficial effect of physical activity in health promotion and in the management of a wide range of illnesses. Membership of the SEM Committee includes representatives from the RCP, the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine (FSEM), other royal colleges, senior and junior consultants, a trainee representative and a member from the RCP’s Patient and Carer Network. Members serve for up to 4 years.
Current SEM Committee discussion topics include:
- NHS reforms
- commissioning guidance
- service and workforce issues.
Other work of the SEM Committee includes:
- responding to consultation requests
- making proposals for RCP conferences
- suggesting names for RCP lectureships.
How to apply
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 Dr Andrew Goddard, RCP registrar, c/o the committee manager, Elaine Storey (Elaine.Storey@rcplondon.ac.uk) by Friday 24 February 2017.
Please ensure you have agreement from your trust for the requisite time off – guidance on time off for RCP duties is available to download along with 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.