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This page gives information on our National Advisory and Advocacy Group members, as well as offering downloads of minutes from their meetings.
The mission of our National Advisory and Advocacy Group is to be the staunchest of advocates for Healthy Working Lives, ensuring collective action and commitment to the agenda among key stakeholders.
The key objectives for the NAAG are:
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Our National Advisory and Advocacy Group members bring a broad range of skills and expertise, and include representatives of Scottish businesses large and small, the NHS, trades unions, local authorities and the voluntary sector.
Chairman: Sir Andrew Cubie CBE
Steve Bell, Strategic Director, Scottish Centre for Healthy Working Lives
Professor Ewan Macdonald OBE, Institute of Health and Wellbeing, University of Glasgow
Mr Gerald McLaughlin, Chief Executive, NHS Health Scotland
Mr Ian Tasker, Assistant Secretary – Health and Safety, Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC)
Mr Richard Cornish, Work Services Director, Jobcentre Plus Office Scotland
Ms Margaret Burns CBE, Chair – NHS Health Scotland Board
Mr Rory MacKail, Vice-Convenor, Federation of Small Businesses
Mr Tom Bell, Chief Executive, The Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland
Ms Sarah Jones, Head of External Relations, Health & Safety Executive Scotland
Mr Garrick Smyth, Health & Social Care Team, CoSLA
Mr Donald Henderson, Divisional Head, Directorate for Health & Healthcare Improvement, The Scottish Government
Mr Roderick Duncan, Directorate of Health & Healthcare Improvement, Health Improvement Division, The Scottish Government
Mr Brian Lawrie, Society of Chief Officers, Environmental Health Scotland
Ms Marie Dorris, Enterprise Department, Scottish Enterprise
Dame Carol Black
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