Committee hears evidence on Legionnaire’s outbreak

26.06.2012

Dr Duncan McCormick gives evidence to the Health and Sport Committee as they take evidence on the recent Legionnaire's outbreak in Edinburgh.  Left, Dr Alison McCallum and, right, Dr Jim McMenamin  The Health and Sport Committee today held an evidence session on the Legionnaire’s outbreak in Edinburgh.

The Committee heard from from:

  • Pam Waldron, HSE Director, Scotland, and Head of Field Operations Directorate, Scotland and Northern England Division, Health and Safety Executive
  • Dr Alison McCallum, Director of Public Health and Health Policy, and Dr Duncan McCormick, Consultant in Public Health, NHS Lothian
  • Dr Jim McMenamin, Consultant Epidemiologist, Respiratory Team, Health Protection Scotland
  • Colin Sibbald, Food Health and Safety Manager, City of Edinburgh Council.