Dr Chris Williams

Joint Chair, RCGP Scotland

Dr Chris Williams has been the Joint Chair of RCGP Scotland along with Dr David Shackles since 2019. 

He is a salaried GP based in Grantown-on-Spey and has been an NHS doctor in Scotland for over 20 years- occupying a wide variety of clinical posts in hospitals before a remote and rural GP training scheme took him around Orkney, Moray and Wester Ross. He has also worked in medical education roles including postgraduate, undergraduate and multidisciplinary positions. 

Chris has been actively involved in RCGP since he was a trainee and attending Scottish Council regularly since 2013. His interests include digital health and information governance. The policy priority for the Joint Chairs in Scotland is climate and sustainability.