Dr Raghu Paranthaman

Head of School

Dr John Stevens

Associate Head of School

Clare Inkster

Associate Dean

Programme Support Team

Natalie Dawson: Programme Support Manager

Sarah Mrozek: Programme Support Co-ordinator

Teresa Guy: Programme Support Officer

Education Programme Management Team 

Claire McNally: Education Programme Manager

Ashley Gallagher: Education Programme Administrator

Training Programme Directors (TPDs) for Specialty Psychiatry Training

In order to cover the North West region most effectively, we usually have two Training Programme Directors per specialty. One for the West side of the scheme, which is the Cheshire and Mersey locality and another for the East side of the scheme, which is the Manchester and Lancashire localities.

Higher Training Programme Directors are as follows:

General Adult Psychiatry

Dr Catrin Evans (East)

Dr Tarun Khanna (East)

Dr Nanda Dayalan (West)

Old Age Psychiatry

Dr Anna Richman (West)

Dr Jay Palle (East)

Forensic Psychiatry

Dr Simon Plunkett

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Dr Neelo Aslam

Medical Psychotherapy

Dr Simon Graham (West)

Dr Katy Mason (East)

(Interim TPD cover as of 2021)

Psychiatry of Learning Disabilities

Dr Misha Mockett

LTFT lead & SuppoRTT Champion

Dr Hannah Cappleman

Training Programme Directors (TPDs) for Core Psychiatry Training

Dr Matt Appleyard: TPD for Core Psychiatry Training across Lancashire Care

Dr Rachel Elvins: TPD for Core Psychiatry Training across Mid Mersey Division (formally NWBH) & CWP

Dr Declan Hyland: TPD for Core Psychiatry Training across Merseycare & CWP

Dr Seri Abraham: TPD for Core Psychiatry Training across Pennine Care, MFT & Academic Clinical Fellowships

Dr Emily Mountain: TPD for Core Psychiatry Training across Greater Manchester Mental Health

Dr Latha Hackett: MRCPsych Course Director 

Dr Dush Mahadevan: MRCPsych Course Deputy Director 

Dr Swan Patwardhan: MRCPsych Course Deputy Director 

Dr Judy Harrison: HEE Foundation Lead for Psychiatry 

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