Dr Daphne Varveris

Dr Daphne Varveris
Co-opted member of Council representing RCoA Board for Scotland



Term of office on Council

2021 - 2024


Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow


Dr Daphne Varveris is a Consultant Anaesthetist in the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital in Glasgow and Scottish CMO Speciality Advisor for Anaesthesia and Intensive Care.  Daphne trained in Manchester, London, and Glasgow prior to taking up a consultant post in 2002.   She served as a College Tutor for six years and continues to support training as an educational supervisor.   

Daphne's speciality interests include anaesthesia for both head and neck and colorectal surgery.  As the Chair of the RCoA Scottish Board, she leads the quality and safety workstreams, representing the Scottish Board on the Safety Anaesthetic Liaison Group (SALG) and co-chairing the Scottish Anaesthetic Quality and Safety Group. As a steering group member of the Obesity Action Scotland and Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems, she provides speciality input into wider health issues.

Register of Interests

None declared