Dr Fiona Donald

Dr Fiona Donald
President

Qualifications

MB ChB, FRCA, EDAIC

Term of office on Council

March 2016-2023

Term of office as President

September 2021-2022

Term of office as Vice-President

September 2019-2021

Hospital

Southmead Hospital, Bristol

Biography

Dr Fiona Donald qualified from Bristol University in 1985 and trained in anaesthetics in Bristol, the southwest, Oxford and Geneva from 1987-97. She was appointed as a Consultant at Southmead Hospital in Bristol in 1997.  Fiona's main area of clinical and research interest is obstetric anaesthesia concentrating on improvements in safety through team training.

She has a longstanding commitment to teaching and training, having been College Tutor, Chair of the Board of the Bristol School of Anaesthesia and an FRCA examiner. 

Register of Interests

  • Board member, and member of teaching faculty for the Prompt Maternity Foundation
  • Member of the BMA
  • Association of Anaesthetists
  • Obstetric Anaesthetists’ Association
  • Society for Education in Anaesthesia
  • Society of Anaesthetists of the Southwestern Region.