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The Council and Board

The SOM Council

The Council is the representative forum to influence and debate the issues affecting the occupational health and medicine profession. Members are:

  • SOM Regional Group Chairs
  • The SOM Education Lead - Dr Kaveh Asanati
  • The Occupational Medicine Journal Editor - Dr Steve Nimmo
  • SOM members of the Board - as per below
  • Chief Executive - Nick Pahl

The SOM Board

The Board is made up of members as authorised by the Constitution, who are trustees of the Charity. Members are:

  • The President (Chair) - Dr Will Ponsonby
  • The Immediate Past President - Air Commodore David McLoughlin
  • The President Elect - Professor Anne Harriss
  • The Honorary Secretary - Dr Tony Mawson
  • The Honorary Treasurer - Dr Sheetal Chavda
  • The Chair of the SOM Council - Dr Richard Taylor
  • 3 other Trustees - Charles Alberts, Richard Sheret, and Shaun Davis

You can view our 2018 annual report here.