Niru Uddin is the Director of Fitness to Practise at the General Chiropractic Council (GCC)and is a solicitor by profession. Medical Law has always been of great interest to Niru, having first stumbled on the area as a module in her undergraduate degree at the University of Liverpool.
Niru started her early career at a Magic Circle International law firm working as a paralegal on Structured Finance deals. Still, her interests in medical law soon led her back to healthcare regulation at the General Optical Council, where she qualified as a Solicitor.
Niru joined the GCC in October 2015 and has over 16 years of experience in professional regulation from several healthcare regulators and membership organisations.
Niru is passionate about professional regulation, which she often refers to as "posh crime" to those unfamiliar with the area. She also has a particular interest and commitment to public safety and wider public interest.