Who We Are:

Chair TayPEOLC Network 

Danny Smith, Lead GP Perth & Kinross HSCP  


Chair TayPEOLC MCN Steering Group & Lead of NHS Tayside Pharmacy Network 

Shirley Kelly, Macmillan Lead Palliative Care Pharmacist, NHS Tayside

Shirley Kelly

Co-Chair TayPEOLC MCN Steering Group




Deans Buchanan, Consultant in Palliative Medicine/Lead Clinican, NHS Tayside

Deans Buchanan

Marion Gaffney, Nurse Consultant Palliative & End of Life Care, NHS Tayside


Co-Leads TayPEOLC Education Subgroup

Karen Stewart, Palliative Care Palliative Educator, Dundee HSCP

Anne Kelly, Speciality Doctor in Clinical Education for Palliative Care, NHS Tayside

Fiona McFatter, Consultant in Palliative Medicine/Undergraduate Teaching Lad for Palliative Medicine, NHS Tayside


Co-Leads TayPEOLC MCN End of Life Care Subgroup

Marion Gaffney, Nurse Consultant Palliative & End of Life Care, NHS Tayside



Co-Leads TayPEOLC MCN Non-Cancer Palliative Care Subgroup

Sarah Cathcart, Specialist Nurse, Renal Supportive Care, Renal Service, Ninewells Hospital

Gillian Craig, Specialist Nurse, MND, Dept. of Neurology, Ninewells Hospital


Claire Douglas, Consultant in Palliative Medicine, Palliative Care Lead for Renal Supportive Care Service


Co-Leads TayPEOLC MCN Research Subgroup

Sarah Mills, General Practitioner/Academic Fellow, University of Dundee

Sarah Mills

Judith Sixsmith, Professor of Health Related Research, University of Dundee


Mei Lan Fang, Research Fellow, School of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Dundee

Tharin Phenwan, Lecturer (Teaching & Reserach), School of Health Sciences, University of Dundee



Network Manager, NHS Tayside 


Shannon Kinnear, Admin. Support, NHS Tayside