Creating the best clinical learning environment for our students

Undergraduate teaching in Lothian

As well as training postgraduate doctors in training, the Medical Education Directorate is also key to the quality assurance and governance of the teaching and training that undergraduate medical students receive.


Updates for MBChB Clinical Placements and Teaching 2020/21

A talk from Dr James Tiernan, Clinical Placement Organiser, delivered at the Trainee Management Forum, July 2020.

Undergraduate Leads

Miss Claire Clark
Undergraduate Lead (RHCYP)
Consultant Paediatric Surgeon
Mr Iain Hathorn
Undergraduate Lead (SJH, LB, PAEP)
Consultant ENT Surgeon
Dr Katy Letham
Undergraduate Lead, RIE
Emergency Medicine Consultant
Dr Rob Waller
Consultant Psychiatrist
Dr Lesley Dawson
Oncology Consultant
Honorary Senior Lecturer in Medical Oncology
Undergraduate Lead (WGH)