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DRCOG Sub-committee



  • Thursday 28 February 2019
  • Wednesday 12 June 2019
  • Thursday 19 September 2019
  • Wednesday 30 October 2019



Reporting mechanism

The DRCOG Sub-Committee reports to the Examination and Assessment Committee.


Setting extended matching questions (EMQs) and single best answer questions (SBAs; best of five) for the DRCOG exam, which is held twice yearly.


  • Providing the Examination Department with a draft of the examination paper together with the answer keys at least 6 months prior to the DRCOG examination.
  • Reviewing the performance of EMQ and SBA (best of five) questions, and the analysis of results.
  • Modifying questions where necessary.
  • Maintaining question banks for all questions and writing new questions.
  • Undertaking other matters relating to the DRCOG examination, as required by the Examination and Assessment Committee.
  • Providing the Examination and Assessment Committee with minutes of meetings.




Dr Aradhana Khaund MRCOG


  • Mr Parijat Bhattacharjee FRCOG
  • Dr Sanjay Balkrishna Rao MRCOG
  • Mr Jonathan Pepper FRCOG
  • Mr Julian Barrington FRCOG
  • Miss Sarah-Jane Lam MRCOG
  • Dr Charlotte Porter MRCOG
  • Dr Rita Bagchi FRCGP DRCOG

Ex officio member

Dr W C Duncan FRCOG (Chair, Examination and Assessment Committee)


Elsewhere on the site

2019 meeting dates
Dates for all committee meetings, exams, admission ceremonies and dinners in 2019
College governance
See full details of the RCOG’s governance structure