Dr Rachel Westacott

Dr Rachel Westacott

Birmingham Medical School
Clinical Deputy Programme Director

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Institute of Clinical Sciences
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT
Rachel Westacott is an Associate Clinical Professor in Medical Education. She has worked in Medical Education since her specialty training in nephrology. She is currently co-ordinating the development of the new curriculum at Birmingham Medical School.


Rachel works for the Medical Schools Council as an academic lead for the Medical Schools Applied Knowledge Test (MS AKT) and is working on the design of the new Medical Licensing Assessment. She also continues to work clinically as a consultant general physician in Leicester.


  • MBChB
  • BSc
  • DipMedEd
  • FRCP