Council of Deans of Health Scotland

Council of Deans of Health Scotland is the independent and strategic voice of education and research for nurses, midwives and allied health professionals in Scotland’s universities.

Our members are:

  • Providing educational solutions to workforce challenges in health and social care
  • Educating the next generation of healthcare professionals
  • Contributing to world class research and innovation
  • Working with organisations across Scotland to promote the contribution of education and research to high quality care

CoDH Scotland works closely with organisations such as the Scottish Government, NHS Education Scotland, Universities Scotland and the Scottish Funding Council on issues of relevance to the sector.

Convenor: Professor Brian Webster-Henderson (Edinburgh Napier University)
Vice-Convenor: Professor Ian Murray (Robert Gordon University)

Neil Freshwater (Senior Policy Officer for Scotland, Council of Deans of Health)
Ann Akcan (PA to Brian Webster-Henderson, Edinburgh Napier University)