Professor Caroline MacEwen, MD, FRCOphth, FRCS
Chair, Academy of Medical Royal Colleges
Caroline (Carrie) MacEwen is Chair of the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges and immediate past President of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists.
She is ophthalmology clinical co-lead for the Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) project, a member of the Right Care Clinical Advisory Group and chaired the Elective Care Transformation Ophthalmology Working Group.
She is Ophthalmology Specialty Adviser to the Scottish Government and leads the National Ophthalmology Workstream in Scotland and is a member of the Scottish National Access Collaborative.
She has published more than 150 papers, written or edited 3 textbooks and written 17 book chapters. Carrie is an Associate Postgraduate Dean in the East of Scotland.