Overseas Ambassadors

The RCR has appointed two overseas ambassadors to represent both Faculties of the RCR outside the UK. This pilot scheme has seen ambassadors appointed for India and Egypt.    
  • The Overseas Ambassador for Egypt is Dr Hassan Abdelsalam.
  • The Overseas Ambassador for India is Dr Venkat Sudigali.
 

Key roles

The role of the overseas ambassador includes:
  • Offering advice and fielding enquiries for the RCR within India or Egypt  
  • Help foster a sense of belonging to the RCR locally
  • Promoting the RCR and the benefits of membership, including the online CPD as part of RCR Learning and any new offerings
  • Bringing together the views of Fellows and members within India or Egypt  
  • Act as a point of liaison between members in the country and the RCR
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with national societies for radiology or oncology, universities, government etc within India or Egypt  
  • Acting as a conduit of intelligence about developments in the specialties in the country that might impact on RCR.