BSACI Council

Council’s remit is to discuss specific Society issues, it is a consultative body which is representative of the BSACI membership providing Trustees with access to general membership opinion on key strategic issues and policies. View the organisational structure.

Board of Trustees

Honorary Officers
BSACI President – Professor Graham Roberts
President Elect – Dr Robin Gore
Secretary – Dr Deb Marriage
Treasurer – Dr Runa Ali
Vice Presidents
Vice President of Education and Training – Professor Gillian Vance
Vice President of Workforce – Mrs Lucy Common
Vice President of Services – Dr Louise Michaelis
Vice President of Science and Research – Professor Jürgen Schwarze


Elected Members
Dr Steve Jenkins
Dr George Gkimpas
Dr Dinusha Chandratilleke
Standing Committees Chairs
Co-Chair, Standards of Care Committee (SOCC) – Dr Isabel Skypala
Co-Chair, Standards of Care Committee (SOCC) – Dr Susan Leech
Co-Chair, BSACI Conference Committee – Dr Natasha Gunawardana
Co-Chair, BSACI Conference Committee – Dr Nandinee Patel
Chair of Ethics, Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee – Professor M Thirumala Krishna
Chair of BSACI Allergy Education Network (BAEN) – Dr Jennie Gane
Special Interest Groups (SIGs)
Chair of Paediatric Allergy Committee – Dr Nick Makwana
Chair of Nurses Committee – Mr James Gardner
Trainees Representative – Dr Neha Christian
Co-Chair of Adult Allergy Committee – Dr Steve Jenkins
Co-Chair of Adult Allergy Committee – Professor Paul Ciclitira
Dietetic Committee – Lead rotated Ms Hannah Hunter/Mrs Karen Wright/Mrs Justine Dempsey
Chair of Primary Care Committee – Dr Matt Doyle
Psychology Lead – Dr Rebecca Knibb

Clinical Immunology Professional Network (CIPN) Representative – Dr Tomaz Garcez

BSACI Working Groups consist of those with expertise who are able to deliver and achieve a specific output where there is a perceived need/and or gap in a specific area.

Working Groups

Chair of Anaphylaxis Committee – Professor Graham Roberts
Chair of BSACI Registry for Immunotherapy (BRIT) Committee – Dr Mich Lajeunesse
Co-Chair, Transition Group – Dr George Gkimpas
Co-Chair, Transition Group – Dr Claudia Gore
Chair, Allergy in the Military Group – Dr Andrew Whyte

External Groups

Chair of the National Allergy Strategy Group (NASG) – Professor Adam Fox
Lead, Perioperative Allergy Network (PAN) – Dr Louise Savic

Appointed members

Co-Editor in Chief, Clinical and Experimental Allergy – Dr Bob Boyle
Co-Editor in Chief, Clinical and Experimental Allergy – Professor Mo Shamji
Editor of Allergy Update – Ms Shauna McKibben
Ethics Lead – Professor Helen Smith


Project Manager for National Allergy Strategy

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