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This Cross-party group's purpose:

To provide oversight, encouragement and support for the implementation of a progressive stroke service in all Health Boards, based on the recommendations in a new (2022) stroke action plan

Increase political awareness of the scale and impact of stroke and the benefits which implementation of a progressive stroke service will make

Increase political awareness that stroke is a national clinical priority and help ensure stroke is treated as a clinical priority in Health Boards

Friday, October 7, 2022

The next meeting of the CPG will be held on Friday 7th October at 10am.

If you want to get in touch, you can contact Katie MacGregor

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Involved in the group

MSPs, individuals and organisations who participate in and support this group.


Mackay, Gillian

Gillian Mackay


Party: Scottish Green Party

MSP for: Central Scotland (Region)

O'Kane, Paul

Paul O'Kane

Deputy Convener

Party: Scottish Labour

MSP for: West Scotland (Region)

Dornan, James

James Dornan


Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: Glasgow Cathcart (Constituency)

Duncan-Glancy, Pam

Party: Scottish Labour

MSP for: Glasgow (Region)

McLennan, Paul

Paul McLennan


Party: Scottish National Party

MSP for: East Lothian (Constituency)

Stewart, Alexander

Party: Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

MSP for: Mid Scotland and Fife (Region)

Non MSP Individuals

Dr Chris Taylor

Dr Matt Lambert

Dr Tony Byrne

Dr Amy Mulroue

Dr Stephen Makin

Dr Leslie Scoobie

Dr Lisa Kidd

Professor Rustam Al-Shahi Salman

Dr Fergus Doubal

Professor Frederike Van Wyck

Professor Gillian Mead

Colin MacFarlane

Ian Lee

Catriona Renfrew

Margaret Mitchell

Mark Smith

Dr Christine MacAlpine

Professor Andrew Elder

Andy Wilson

Douglas Horn 

Alan Flynn

Katherine Gillespie

Eric Sinclair


Stroke Association - secretary 

Chest, Heart and Stroke Scotland 

Scottish Stroke Care Audit

BIASP (British Association of Stroke Physicians)

Scottish Ambulance Service

Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow

Scottish Stroke Psychology Forum

Scottish Stroke Allied Health Professionals Forum

Scottish Stroke Research Network