Sally Ogden (Lead for online resources)
Emily Hoyle (Step 1 Co-ordinator)
Frankie Patino (Step 1 Co-ordinator)
Alex Cleator (Step 2 Co-ordinator)
Isobel Salter (Step 2 Co-ordinator)
Jenny Loughnane (Step 3 Co-ordinator)
Frances Callaghan (Step 3 Co-ordinator)
Postgraduate Education at Alder Hey:
Advance Platform Administrator:
Dr Thomas Leyland firstname.lastname@example.org
Royal College Regional Lead: Dr Rosaline Garr Rosaline.email@example.com
Student discount card: TOTUM (formerly NUS)
North West School of Paediatrics
The North West School of Paediatrics is one school but has two sets of rotations (Cheshire/Mersey and Greater Manchester/Lancashire). Once allocated to one of these rotations, trainees rotate only within their region.
Some more information and contact details are below.
Author: Dr Phil Neill
Edited and Updated by Dr Helen Manning and Dr Anna Power.
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Head of North West School of Paediatrics: Colin Morgan
Associate Head of North West School of Paediatrics: Ruth Gottstein
Mersey Deanery Training Programme Directors (TPD)
TPD ST1-3: Dr Nasim Mahmood
TPD ST4-8: Dr Ian Kilroy
Greater Manchester and Lancs TPDs
TPD ST1-3: Dr Sunil Bagewadi
TPD ST4-8: Dr Guy Makin
Programme Support Manager: Emma Woods
firstname.lastname@example.org 0151 479 2573
Programme Support Co-ordinator:
Caron.email@example.com 0151 479 2586
Programme Support Administrator for Cheshire & Mersey:
HENW Trainee Representative: Dr Jess MacWilliams
LTFT, SuppoRTT champions and Careers: Dr Fulya Mehta
SuppoRTT Trainee Representative: Dr Laura Wade/ Dr Michelle Keane
Policies and Forms
Less than full time training (LTFT):
Supported return to training (SuppoRTT):
Other HENW links and policies:
Form R, Part A:
Form R, Part B:
Doctors' Association UK:
Hospital Consultants and Specialists Association:
Medical Defence Union:
Medical Protection Society:
Insight Wellbeing at Work: www.insightwellbeingatwork.org
0800 027 7844 or 0300 555 0120
The Lead Employer’s Employer Assistance Programme provider (EAP) Insight Healthcare offers confidential 24-hour helpline access, session-based counselling, legal and financial advice and various other specialist services.
HENW Trainee support network: https://www.nwpgmd.nhs.uk/TSN (click on directory for list of services)
BMA Counselling and peer support for doctors and medical students (NB don't have to be BMA member to use):
Confidential 24/7 counselling and peer support services open to all doctors, medical students plus partners and dependents, 0330 123 1245.
Doctors’ Support Network: http://www.dsn.org.uk/
The DSN is a confidential, peer support network for doctors and medical students with concerns about their mental health. As a registered charity, they aim to raise awareness, reduce stigma and influence the agenda regarding physician health.
Hope 4 Medics: http://www.hope4medics.co.uk/support.php
HOPE provides support and advice for doctors with a disability or chronic illness. The site was created by a doctor as a sign-posting service direct to relevant services and advice.