MWF has formal and invited representation on a number of different national influential committees and charitable organisations. Details of these formal roles are given below, together with the key contact point. These individuals represent MWF at national level, so do not hesitate to contact them if there are specific points you would like to raise.
In addition, MWF members are active in their own right in many other national and regional bodies and organisations. Details can be seen in the annual membership directory. Any member of MWF will be pleased to talk to any MWF colleagues about aspects of their work.
Medical Women's International Association
The MWIA is an association of medical women representing women doctors from all five continents. MWF is a member of the Northern European Region. Visit the MWIA website here.
MWIA National Coordinators
Drs Julie Rutter & Sue Overal
MWF Standing Committees
Welsh Standing Committee
Dr Carol Sullivan
Scottish Standing Committee
Dr Barbara West
Dr Janet Macfie
BMA Medical Academic Staff Committee
Dr Jean McEwan
Dr Nazima Pathan
BMA Central Consultants and Specialists Committee
Dr Bernie Borgstein
BMA General Practitioners Committee
Dr Sue Overal
BMA Equality and Diversity Committee
Dr Catherine Harkin
BMA Junior Doctors Committee
Dr Sophie Hollis (observer)
BMA Staff and Associate Specialist Committee
Dr Anthea Mowat
BMA Refugee Liaison Group
Dr Frances Lefford
Royal Medical Foundation
The Royal Medical Foundation is a charity founded in 1852 which provides support to medical practitioners and their dependants who are in financial hardship. You can visit RMF website here.
Women's Advisory Council for the United Nations (WACUNA)
Dr Amanda Owen
WACUNA is a non party-political organisation which provides a forum for the exchange of opinions with women's organisations on the work of the United Nations, its specialised agencies and United Nations Association.
World Organisation of Family Doctors (WONCA)
Dr Elizabeth Muller
Dr Helen Goodyear