South East Wales (Aneurin Bevan GP out-of-hours service and Kings Road Surgery, Cardiff)
Dr Maria Dyban is a general practitioner with interests in Paediatrics and Medical Law. She spends an equal amount of time working in out-of-hours and in-hours general practice across two Health Boards which provides exposure to all aspects of Primary Care. Dr Maria Dyban is an assistant secretary of the South East Wales Faculty of RCGP and holds a Masters in Legal Aspects of Medical Practice. She is committed to the improvement of paediatric services in general practice. Last year, as part of Organisational Effectiveness Programme, she conducted regular tutorials for clinicians and collaborated with local paediatricians with the view to improving paediatric services in Aneurin Bevan Health Board.
Dr Maria Dyban intends to spend her time as a NICE Fellow expanding on her existing paediatric work as well advocating the use of relevant NICE guidance related to in-hours and out-of-hours General Practice. She wants to encourage collaboration between primary and secondary care and Royal Colleges in order to improve standards of care. She hopes to decrease the burden of clinical negligence litigation on the NHS by ensuring patients are given the best medical care and advocating the use of evidence based medicine.
This page was last updated: 02 April 2012