Dr David Pugh




Honorary Senior Lecturer

MBChB, University of Glasgow Medical School, 1985
Diploma of Royal College of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, DRCOG, 1987
Diploma in Sport & Exercise Medicine [Scottish Royal Colleges] 1999
Diploma in Sport & Exercise Medicine, Bath University, 1995- 1999

Academic Leadership
Honorary Senior Lecturer in GP 2005 onwards
GP Trainer status achieved 2008 
GP student teacher since 1993 
Marker/Examiner/Lecturer for the MSc in SEM course at Cardiff Metropolitan University
Tutor for the MSc in SEM at Glasgow University
PDA in SEM at Bath University as of October 2010

Sporting Profile
Running and Cycling 
Coaching Rugby

Research Interests
I invented and helped develop the Scottish Rugby Union's SCRUMCAPS [SRU medical cardiac and Pitch side Skills] course utilised by the Scottish Institute and shared with the Scottish Football Association and I became a qualified instructor in 2009 in management of emergency situations and pre-hospital emergency care through BASICS [British Association for Immediate Care]. I am now on the faculty for SCRUMCAPS and for SportsPomote.

Glasgow Green/Kelvinhall Sports Medicine Clinics 1994- 1999
Glasgow Caledonia University Sports Medicine Clinic 1999 -2001
Clydebank Football Club Medical Officer 1998 - 2003
Rangers Football Club Medical Officer 2003 – present day
Triathlonscotland Medical Officer 1996 – present day
Glasgow Warriors Rugby Match/Crowd Doctor 2004 - present day
West of Scotland Club Doctor 2005 – present day
Scotland Women's National Rugby Team Doctor – 2006-8 and 2010 onwards
Scotland U20s Team Doctor  2008 – present day
Scotland Rugby 
Match doctor for the IRB 7s 
British Orienteering Medical Advisor 2000-2003
CSIS Medical Director 2006 – 2009
CGCS Medical Team Doctor – Melbourne 2006 & Dehli 2010
SFA women's teams at u19 and Men's at u21 level Head Medic for the GB Youth Olympics in Trabzon, Turkey [2011]
Head Medic for the Scottish Commonwealth Youth Team for Isle of Man in September 2011

Membership of Professional Bodies
BASEM[UK] member and Honorary Secretary BASEM Scotland 2004/5
UKADIS[UK Association of Doctors in Sport] member 2005 – present day
Founder Fellow of Faculty of Sport & Exercise Medicine 2008
FFSEM [UK] 2007