BME Staff Network


About the Network

NHS Lothian is committed to eliminating discrimination and improving equality of opportunity. The management team is keen to work in partnership with BME (Black and Minority Ethnic) staff to encourage an inclusive working and learning environment, regardless of skin colour, nationality or ethnicity.

If you are interested in joining the BME Staff Network, please contact

Next wider group meeting

Our next meeting is Monday, 29th May, 16.00-17.30 on Teams. The agenda will be sent out nearer the time.

Please inform your line manager to support you with time to attend if you need to.

Wider group meetings in 2023:

  • Monday 21st August on Teams
  • Monday 27th November on Teams

Next Steering Group meeting

Our next Steering Group meeting is Monday 24th April, 16.00-17.00. Click this link to join the meeting.

Steering Group meetings in 2023:

  • Monday 3rd July on Teams
  • Monday 30th October on Teams