Honour for NHS doctor

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Dr ELIZABETH Myers, nursing consultant at NHS Tayside, has been awarded the Society for Acute Medicine’s (SAM) honorary life fellowship at the SAM 6th International Conference in Manchester.

Dr Myers said: “I am extremely honoured to receive this award and I hope it will encourage other nurses to take up leadership roles. However it is only by working as a team that we will truly improve patient care.”

Dr Chris Roseveare, SAM President said: “I was delighted to be able to present this award to Elizabeth, on behalf of the Society for Acute Medicine, in recognition of the huge contribution which she made to the development of acute medicine over the past decade”.