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FMLM International Conference 2022
International Healthcare Leadership Conference 2022
Online | 9-10 November

Kamila Hawthorne

Chair-Elect, Royal College of GP Council and Salaried GP, Mountain Ash.
Royal College of GPs and Glan Cynon Surgery, Mountain Ash

Professor Kamila Hawthorne MBE MD FRCGP FRCP FAcadMed FLSW

Kamila has been a GP in South Wales for 26 years, having qualified from Somerville College, Oxford, in 1984, and completed her GP training in Nottingham in 1988. Kamila is Chair Elect for RCGP Council, taking up office in November 2022. She is also a Bevan Commissioner and a Fellow of the Learned Society of Wales, and on the Trustee Boards of the Royal College of GPs, the Kings Fund, and Cardiff Women’s Aid.

Kamila has been Head of the Graduate Entry Medicine Programme at Swansea University up until last week, and has a deep interest in medical education, and the next generation of doctors. She believes that we should be training excellent, caring and inclusive clinicians, for a global society. She is passionate about the role of GPs in patient care and as advocates for patients.

Her research and clinical working interests have been in health inequalities and access to health services, (her MD was based on working with BAME patient groups with Type 2 diabetes in Nottingham, Manchester and Cardiff). With wide experience of general practice and running community projects in diabetes and heart disease, she has been named ‘GP of the Year’ twice and was awarded an MBE in 2017 for services to General Practice.

She is married to a gastroenterologist, and they have two children. She loves gardening, finding new recipes, walking, and has recently taken up running, showing that it is never too late…



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