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Sarah Backhouse

Exhibitions officer

Sarah is responsible for managing all aspects of the RCP’s exhibition programme including designing exhibitions, creating content, arranging loans and image permissions, and coordinating installation. Please contact Sarah if you have any queries regarding our temporary exhibitions. Sarah works Tuesdays and Fridays.
0203 075 1602
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Julie Beckwith

Head of library, archive and museum services

Julie manages the LAMS team and is responsible for the strategic development of the department including its operational and budget planning. The development and implementation of policies and procedures relating to the collections, services and activities is a key part of Julie's role as is raising the profile of the RCP through the LAMs collections and work.
0203 075 1317
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Katie Birkwood

Rare books and special collections librarian

Katie manages all aspects of the RCP's rare and early printed books. This role includes conservation, cataloguing, enquiries, research visits and exhibition work.
020 3075 1482
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Abigail Buck

Library assistant

Abigail supports the work of the RCP library service by processing inter-library loan requests, cataloguing and staffing the library enquiry desk.
0203 075 1209
Gail Chapman

Gail Chapman

Public Programmes Officer

Gail produces and coordinates the RCP museum's public programme of talks and lectures, museum Late events, exhibition openings and open days. Gail manages the guided tours programme, museum general enquiries, social media, marketing and digital communications. Gail also oversees the museum volunteer team which supports the public programme and is an advocate for improving accessibility at the RCP.

Contact Gail for new creative partnerships, tours or general museum enquires.
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Cristina Dario

Inter-library loans librarian

Cristina is the main contact for the library’s document delivery and interlibrary loans services. The role includes a number of activities associated with the current library book collection, such as cataloguing and the enquiry service.
0203 075 1310
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Stephen Deed

Reader services librarian

Stephen manages the library’s document delivery and interlibrary loans services, provides literature searching service and the RCP email and telephone enquiry service.
0203 075 1434
Elizabeth Douglas

Elizabeth Douglas

Collections officer

Elizabeth works as part of the LAMS team and provides collections management services to the museum. The role ensures the on-going care of the collections with a responsibility for documentation standards and preventive conservation. This role also responds to research enquires, picture library and tour requests.
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Pamela Forde

Archive manager

Pamela manages the archive collections, which date back over 700 years, including collections management and conservation. She also manages the obituary service for fellows (voting members) Inspiring Physicians and the research service for anyone wanting to access the collections for study.
Sarah Gillam

Sarah Gillam

Editor, Munk's Roll

Sarah is the editor of the Inspiring Physicians, Lives of the Fellows (Munk's Roll) and the RCP's collection of past fellows' biographies. Sarah works part time mainly from home.