The Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care

Roles and Responsibilites


The Chair’s role

Encompasses three main areas:

  • The running of PHEMTA
  • National PHEM Trainees’ representative to IBTPHEM Board
  • Representing PHEMTA to the FPHC Advisory Board

The current Chair is: 

Scott Grier 
Registrar in Anaesthesia, Intensive Care Medicine and PHEM, Bristol and Great Western Air Ambulance

The Vice Chair’s role

Includes supporting all other committee roles and the administration of National Trainees’ Survey 

The current Vice Chair is:

James Chinery
Consultant in Trauma Anaesthesia and PHEM Royal Stoke University Hospital and EMRTS Wales

Assessment Committee role

This role requires the post-holder to be a completed PHEM trainee. PHEM trainee representative to FPHC Examinations Committee

The current Assessment Committee rep is:

Jon Birks
Consultant in Anaesthesia and PHEM Northampton Hospital, MAGPAS and EMRTS Wales

Curriculum Committee role

PHEM trainee representative to IBTPHEM Curriculum Committee

the current Curriculum Committee rep i:

Damian Keene
Consultant in Anaesthesia and PHEM Birmingham and Midlands Air Ambulance

Training Committee Representative role

Training Committee Representative

The current PHEM trainee representative to IBTPHEM Training Committee is: 

Philip O’Donnell
Registrar in Emergency Medicine and PHEM North East of England and Great North Air Ambulance Service

Upcoming System Maintenance & Network Disruption

Due to essential systems maintenance and upgrades there will be intermittent interruptions to some on-line services on Saturday 27th of February. There will be further interruption to some core services on Wednesday 2nd and Thursday 3rd of March.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.