SHAAP provides a coordinated, coherent and authoritative medical and clinical voice on the need to reduce the impact of alcohol related harm on the health and wellbeing of the people in Scotland. SHAAP is advised by a Steering Group with representation from the  Scottish Medical Royal Colleges and invited experts.

Steering Group



Dr Arianna Andreangeli

Dr Andreangeli is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Edinburgh Law School. Her research interests lie in the area of EU and domestic competition law, both substantive and procedural. She is interested in Minimum Unit Pricing of alcohol as a means of making markets work in the interests of public health and was co-opted onto the Steering Group in 2017.

Dr Daphne Varveris

Dr Varveris is a Consultant Anaesthetist for NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde, and is an elected member of the Royal College of Anaesthestists' Advisory Board of Scotland. She is on the Steering Group of Obesity Action Scotland and was co-opted onto the SHAAP Steering Group as a representative of the RCoA in 2017.

Professor John Dillon

Professor of Hepatology and Gastroenterology, University of Dundee and NHS Tayside