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Medical Council


Mission Statement:

 
The Medical Council strives at safeguarding patients’ rights and safety...  by protecting, promoting and maintaining the health of the general public... by ensuring proper standards in the practice of Medicine... as well as by safeguarding the values and integrity of the Medical and Dental professions....  
 
 
The Medical Council’s statutory functions are defined in the Health Care Professions Act (HCPA) 2003, Cap. 464 of the Laws of Malta, which abides by the EU Directive 2005/36/EC.
  
 
Composition of the Medical Council: 
 
 
President (Appointed by the Prime Minister from 22nd August 2023 to 21st August 2026)
Dr Simon Micallef Stafrace LL.D., Master of Laws (LL.M.)
 
 
Members 
(Appointed by the Prime Minister from 22nd August 2023 to 21st August 2026)
Dr Pauline Vassallo B.Ch.D., D.D.P.H.(R.C.S.), M.Sc., MBA, FFPH
 
 
Member (Appointed by the University of Malta from 14th October 2022 to 14th October 2025)
Dr Daniel Farrugia M.D. (Malta), DEAA, EDIC
   
 
Members (Elected by Medical Practitioners from 22nd July 2022 to 22nd July 2025) 
Dr Doriella Camilleri M.D, MRCP, M.Sc., MRCP Geriatrics ​​
Dr Ian Baldacchino M.D.(Melit.), MRCP(U.K.), MMCFD(Malta)
Dr Michael J. Boffa M.D., F.R.C.P.(Lond.), F.R.C.P.(Edin.), M.Sc.(Derm.), D. Derm., D.G.U.M.
Dr Shirley Farrugia M.D.
Dr Tanya Mellilo Fenech M.D., M.Sc., PhD

   
Members (Elected by Dental Surgeons from 22nd July 2022 to 22nd July 2025)
Dr Anthony Charles B.Ch.D.
Dr David Muscat B.D.S.
 
 
Members Representing the Public
(Appointed by the Prime Minister from 22nd August 2023 to 21st August 2026)
Mr Philip Borg Ph.Lic., S.Th.B., Dip.Soc.Sc
(Appointed by the Prime Minister from 22nd August 2023 to 21st August 2026)
David Caruana, Dip. in Educ. (Adult), B.A., PG Dip. in Educ. (Adm. and Mgt.), M.Ed.
  
 
Registrar
Mr Arthur Camilleri
 
 
Assistants
Ms Joanne Vella
Ms Lara Sultana