Iain Wallace

Medical Director, NHS Lanarkshire

Dr Iain Wallace is currently the Medical Director of NHS Lanarkshire. He studied Immunology and Medicine at the University of Glasgow and later gained a MBA from Strathclyde Graduate Business School. He practised as a GP Principal in the south-side of Glasgow for 10 years before being appointed in 1999 as Medical Director of Greater Glasgow Primary Care Trust. In 2005 he became the Associate Medical Director for the Women and Children’s Directorate in NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde and for a time combined this role with being interim Medical Director of NHS Quality Improvement Scotland. He was appointed Medical Director of NHS Forth Valley in 2010 before moving to Lanarkshire in June 2013. 

Dr Wallace is Regional Lead for FMLM in Scotland and is Co-chair of the Managed Service Network for Children and Young People with Cancer.