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MTI Committee

The MTI Committee was previously known as the MTI and Volunteering Committee, and the Global Placement Committee.


Meeting dates


  • 12 March 2020
  • 10 September 2020


Reporting mechanism

The MTI Committee reports to



Medical Training Initiative (MTI):

  • To promote and develop the Medical Training Initiative (MTI) scheme and identify training places in the UK for doctors on the MTI scheme
  • To oversee the application criteria and process for MTI recruitment and selection
  • To monitor recruitment, progression and outcome information relating to MTI doctors to inform College strategy
  • To develop and deliver an induction programme for MTI doctors
  • To contribute to the development of educational and training links between the RCOG, International Representative Committees and national societies, along with other College initiatives
  • To work with the established Trust/LETB mechanisms and Specialty Education Advisory Committee (SEAC) to provide support for MTI trainees



  • To set up a central database of members, trainees (including part-time and retired members) interested in taking part in volunteer placements including specific clinical and geographical areas of interest
  • To provide and promote to members and trainees an information resource of volunteer projects and put interested parties in touch with project organisers to progress
  • To research and facilitate clinical placement and training schemes available in the UK and  globally and promote to interested members and trainees


Frequency of meetings           

3 meetings per year maximum


Administrative support

Business Management Team, Education & Quality



Please send all correspondence to the committee secretary.


Tel: +44 20 7772 6311




Vice President, Global Health

Vice President, UK & Global Membership

MTI Officer

MTI Co-ordinator, RCOG

Head of Specialty Education and Training, RCOG

Director of Membership, RCOG

Membership Engagement Co-ordinator

2x Heads of School (nominated from SEAC)

Global Health Trainees Committee Representative

Senior Director of Education, RCOG

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