Professor Jane Dacre

RCP president

Professor Jane Dacre is president of the RCP, an honorary consultant physician and rheumatologist at the Whittington Hospital in north London, and director of UCL Medical School in London. 

She has also been the medical director of MRCP(UK), a GMC council member and chaired the GMC Education and Training Committee (2008–2012) and clinical lead for the development of the first Clinical Skills Centre in the UK, as well as co-author of the GALS screen. She has been instrumental in the development, implementation and evaluation of assessment systems in medicine

In 2012 she won the medicine and healthcare category for the Women in the City: Woman of Achievement Award, and in 2013 she was named in the Health Service Journal’s inaugural list of 50 inspirational women in healthcare.