The partners in the Safe Anaesthesia Liaison Group (SALG) are: the Royal College of Anaesthetists, the Association of Anaesthetists and NHS England/ NHS Improvement.

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Dr Felicity Plaat (Joint Chair)

Royal College of Anaesthetists

Dr Peter Young (Joint Chair)

Association of Anaesthetists

Name Representing
Dr W Donaldson NHS Northern Ireland
Dr R Fleming Association of Anaesthetists
Dr K Hodgson Association of Anaesthetists
Dr N McGuire Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
Dr T Meek Association of Anaesthetists
Mr B Patel Lay member
Mr P Phillips NHS Wales
Ms J Russell NHS England and NHS Improvement
Dr D Varveris NHS Scotland


A wider group of co-opted/advisory members represent specialist societies, the Faculties of Intensive Care and Pain Medicine, nursing bodies and other relevant organisations.

If you would like to raise an issue with SALG, please contact [email protected]

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