About Us

Scottish School of Primary Care is a virtual school comprising all Scottish academic departments with significant primary care research output. It exists to facilitate collaboration between senior academics in primary care and key stakeholders involved in the development and implementation of integrated health and social care service policy. 

Since its inception in 2000, the SSPC has been responsible for high quality research and for bringing new research funding into Scottish universities.


Current members include the Universities of Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Dundee, Glasgow, Highlands & Islands, Stirling, Strathclyde, St Andrews and Robert Gordon University


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Its management structure comprises the:

SSPC Operational Group

SSPC Executive Management Group

SSPC Advisory Group