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AWMSG Steering Committee


The All Wales Medicines Strategy Group Steering Committee is made up of:

  • Welsh Assembly representatives
  • All Wales Therapeutics and Toxicology Centre (AWTTC) representatives
  • The Chairman of AWMSG

Representatives from each of the following organisations/committees are invited to attend for discussions on the appraisal work programme:

  • Welsh Health Specialised Services Committee (WHSSC)
  • Chief Pharmacists in Wales
  • Cardiac Network
  • Cancer Network
  • All Wales Drug Contracting Committee
  • National Medicines Management Programme Board

Other members of AWMSG may also be invited to attend on a regular or ad hoc basis.

The Committee meets in private on a monthly basis to:

  • Determine the appraisal programme of AWMSG
  • Receive and discuss reports on the work of the TDA Partnership Group, AWPAG, NMG and working groups of AWMSG
  • Receive and discuss reports on relevant meetings attended by members of AWMSG, AWTTC and Welsh Assembly representatives
  • Provide advice, guidance and support to AWMSG
  • Monitor and progress the work of AWMSG