Since 2010, the Society for Acute Medicine has awarded Honorary Life Fellowships to individuals in recognition of their significant contributions to the development of Acute Medicine; these awards have been made at our autumn conferences and recipients are listed below.
Dr Philip Dyer , past President of the Society for Acute Medicine, Acute Physician Birmingham
Dr Tanseem Raza, founding member and acute physician Bournemouth
Dr Alasdair MacDonald, Past President Royal Australian College of Physicians
Dr Alistair Dorward, Physician Acute and Respiratory Medicine
Mrs Liz Lees-Deutsch, nurse consultant and previous SAM council nursing representative
Professor Paul Jenkins, Past President of the Society for Acute Medicine.
Dr Bernard Silke, Past Dean of Higher Medical Training at the RCPI
Professor Derek Bell, President, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and Past President of the Society for Acute Medicine..
Professor Sir Ian Gilmore, past President of the Royal College of Physicians and President of the British Society of Gastroenterology.
Rhid Dowdle, OBE, founding member and past President of the Society for Acute Medicine.
Dr Elizabeth Myers, acute nurse consultant and past Nursing Representative of the Society for Acute Medicine.
Major General George Cowan.
Dame Carol Black, past President of the Royal College of Physicians, London.
Professor Sir George Alberti, Professor and Dean of Medicine at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne and past-President of the Royal College of Physicians.