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The Programme Development Team

wee people for webThe Guidance Development Group works closely with the Programme Development Team, which provides project management and administrative support and is responsible for the methodology of guidance development. The team facilitates all aspects of guidance development by searching and appraising information and evidence, conducting research, liaising with external organisations, editing the guidance, and managing the publication and dissemination of guidance materials.

Programme Development Team

Prof. Jan Clarkson Director
Dr Douglas Stirling* Programme Manager – Guidance and Programme Development
Dr Linda Young Research and Development Manager – Evaluation of Implementation
Dr Samantha Rutherford* Research and Development Manager – Guidance Development
Dr Michele West Research and Development Manager – Guidance Development
Trish Graham* Administrator
Margaret Mooney Administrator
Elizabeth Payne Administrator

* Directly involved in the development of the Practice Support Manual.

The Programme Development Team is particularly grateful to the late Dr Gillian MacKenzie for her invaluable contribution to the development of the Practice Support Manual.