Susan Bewley | GMC# 2567738

  • Kings College London
  • Professor (emeritus) of Obstetrics and Women's Health

Archived Declarations


July 20, 2019

Nothing To Declare



April 6, 2019


Other sources of income or benefits from other organisations relevant to medical practice


Company Reason for receipt of fees Total amount received
NGO Hospital India Expert Maternity Advice 4
National Institute of Social and Healthcare Excellence Chairing Guideline Development Groups £5000 - £10000

Sept. 24, 2018


Other sources of income or benefits from other organisations relevant to medical practice


Company Reason for receipt of fees Total amount received
National Institute of Health and Social Care Excellence Chairing Guideline Development Groups £5000 - £10000

April 2, 2018


Other sources of income or benefits from other organisations relevant to medical practice


Company Reason for receipt of fees Total amount received
Publishers (Wiley, Oxford University Press, Silverwood) Royalities 3
Universities (Nottingham, Newcastle) Research Advisory Committee, Trial Steering Commitee 2
NICE Chairing GDG, Standing Committee £5000 - £10000
Inside Government Chairing Forum on Maternity Services 2
NGO Hospitals India Expert maternity advice £5000 - £10000

Fees directly received from other medical companies


Company Reason for receipt of fees Total amount received
Northern Ireland Ethics Forum, Medical Defence Union, Italian College of Physicians, Danish Midwives Association Travel, hotel and subsistance expenses only (lectures with no speaker fees) 2
Media (Channel Four, BBC) Background research, speaker fees 2

Other Declarations


I continue (unpaid) to produce academic papers and letters, and sometimes express opinions (where possible based on evidence) in these writings which can be found in the public domain.


Aug. 25, 2016


Fees directly received from other medical companies


Company Reason for receipt of fees Total amount received
European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology speaker fee, registration fee, travel expenses 2
BBC speaker fee (in the ethics committee) and advice 2
Liverpool medicolegal society speaker fee, travel and hotel expenses 2

Dec. 2, 2015


Other sources of income or benefits from other organisations relevant to medical practice


Company Reason for receipt of fees Total amount received
Hospital Trust in UK and NGO Hospital India Invited RCOG review, expert maternity advice £5000 - £10000
Royal Society of Medicine (retired fellows), Safer Lives (women's aid), Faculty of Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare, Primary Health Care Conference, Lecture fees and travel expenses 2
NIHR/ PRP/ University of Southampton Expert reviews of grants/ research reports 2
CPPE Advice and workshops regarding educational tools for NICE products 2
University College Dublin External examiner 2
Medical Defence Union/ Solicitors Member of MDU Council and Cases committee, provision of medico-legal reports £10000 - £50 000

Fees directly received from other medical companies


Company Reason for receipt of fees Total amount received
Media (including BBC, Al Jazeera, Channel 4, Juniper productions) Studio fees under £100

Other Declarations


I express opinions (where possible based on evidence) in my academic writings, which can be found in the public domain.


Jan. 23, 2014


Other sources of income or benefits from other organisations relevant to medical practice


Company Reason for receipt of fees Total amount received
Speaker’s fees, travel expenses, to occasional conferences in UK and Europe To cover costs of preparing and travelling to give lectures. I am not always aware of the sponsorship of conferences and try to always avoid pharmaceutical funding, as I have to declare all interests 2
Medical Defence Union Member of Cases Committee and Council 2
NHS Organisations Expert reviews of maternal mortalities, serious incidents, reviews of maternity services, support for senior staff £10000 - £50 000
Medicolegal work (solicitors, coroners, courts) Expert medical reports £5000 - £10000
National Collaborating Centre – Women’s and Children’s and the National Institute for Health and Social Care Excellence Chairing Guideline Development Committees £5000 - £10000

Research grants paid by private institutions to your department


Company Reason for receipt of fees Total amount received
NIHR three grants at present relating to a device to disimpact babies at caesarean, the detection & management of breech presentation, and the efficient use of maternity staff & impact on safety & quality £100000+

Past Declarations


Since leaving my NHS clinical consultant post in July 2011, I have become a self-employed obstetric academic and expert. As an academic I receive payment for research work (as a researcher-collaborator, member of advisory steering groups, chair of trial steering group, PhD supervision), teaching (lectures, running a special study module, interviewing, facilitator of BSc in Medical Law and Ethics) and examining (KCL and Dublin). I am also paid to work for NICE. I am employed to produce expert reports and medicolegal reports. I receive small fees and royalties from medical writing (<£500 per annum).