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Dr Donald Farquhar

Associate Postgraduate Dean (Medical Specialties) - South East Deanery

Consultant Physician, St John's Hospital
Honorary Senior Lecturer, Dept. of Geriatric Medicine, University of Edinburgh
Associate Postgraduate Dean, South East Scotland Deanery


Dr Farquhar qualified at the University of Edinburgh in 1979 and subsequently trained in Edinburgh and Melbourne, Australia. He has been a consultant since 1990. He has a major interest in postgraduate training and education. He has previously been a Postgraduate Tutor and a Foundation Programme Director. He has been involved in teaching and examining in both the UK and abroad. He has responsibility for all Medical Specialities and Medical Paediatrics for the Deanery