Dr John Reid – Chairman of The Trimontium TrustDec 9th 2020 | Rob Longworth
Dr John H. Reid MbChB, DMRD, FRCR, FSAScot
John, the Trust Chairman, is a recently retired NHS consultant, who has been a Roman history enthusiast since childhood. In his medical role, he has been Associate Medical Director for Borders General Hospital, President of the Scottish Radiological Society, Radiology Advisor to Chief Medical Officer of Scotland, and an advisor to the United Nations Atomic Energy Agency.
He was introduced to the exciting activities of the Trust in 1996 by Walter Elliot, one of its founder members. John has led several Trust initiatives including the facial restoration of Trimontium Man, the fort reconstruction, Trust expeditions to Rome, Sicily and Libya and the groundbreaking archaeological investigations at Burnswark Hill. He is a fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland and Newcastle.Back to news