Isa has an exceptional academic record having been awarded a prized first-class law degree (with two university prizes for academic excellence) and graduating top of his year. He was a director of a northern urban regeneration company for six years. His lifelong and real passion is medicine and healthcare and has volunteered in hospitals over the years. In addition, Isa served for three years as a lay advisor for another royal medical college and was honoured with an award for his service. Isa is also passionate about equality and diversity in medicine and looks forward to serving the RCoA in its objective of improving the patient’s experience of and access to very high-quality healthcare.