Thursday, 07 April 2022
From 1900 to 2030
TUFTY’S LEGACY: STRATEGY OR PROTOCOL
Dr Kathleen Ferguson, Consultant Anaesthetist, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary. Past President Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland
Kathleen Ferguson is a graduate of University of Aberdeen and works as a consultant anaesthetist in NHS Grampian. Her areas of clinical practice include neuro-anaesthesia and anaesthesia for trauma orthopaedics.
She has supported undergraduate education as phase 4 lead and postgraduate education as college tutor, regional advisor and in a locum role as associate postgraduate dean. She has served as an educational supervisor and a consultant appraiser since 2004. She examines for the Final FRCA on behalf of the RCoA.
At the Association of Anaesthetists, Kathleen has chaired the Scottish Standing Committee, the Safety and Standards Committees and the Finance, Investment and Audit Committee as the Honorary Treasurer and the Foundation and Association Boards and Council as the President (2018-2020). She is the current chair of the Association’s Heritage, Archives and Museum committee. In addition, she has led and participated in several guidance working parties. She is currently the Immediate Past President of the Association of Anaesthetists.