Welcome to the North West School of Pathology
Health Education England North West Mersey & NW (HENW) School of Pathology aims to provide the best training and support to all our trainees.
Dr Lipsita Patnaik has recently been appointed as the new Head of School. The Associate Postgraduate Dean is Dr Mumtaz Patel.
Opportunities exist within the Deanery for subspecialty training in all of the pathology disciplines.
The School actively encourages trainees to be involved in school activity and have trainee representatives on the school board and executive.
The School oversees the training in Chemical Pathology, Medical Microbiology, Virology and Histopathology (including the subspecialties of Paediatric Pathology, Cytopathology and Neuropathology). The aim is to provide specialist training to ensure new consultants are appointed with the knowledge and skills required for professional practice.
Head of the North West School of Pathology
Dr Lipsita Patnaik
Blackpool Victoria Hospital
Whinney Heys Road
Associate Postgraduate Dean for Pathology
Dr Mumtaz Patel
Health Education England
Three Piccadilly Place
Associate Head of School
Dr Vinita Mishra
Royal Liverpool University Hospital
School of Pathology Key Contacts
|Chemical Pathology||Dr Michael France
|Combined Infection Training||TPD to be appointed – current representatives:|
|Infectious Diseases||Dr Alec Bonington
|Dr Tom Blanchard
|Medical Microbiology and Virology||Dr Andrew Dodgson
|Dr Timothy Neal
|Histopathology||Dr Edmund Cheesman
|Dr Carol Ross
|School of Pathology Careers Lead||
Bianca Da Gama-Rose
HEE North West School of Pathology Training Programme Management Team
The HEE North West School of Pathology Training Programme Management Team are based at HEE's Liverpool Office.
|Role||Name||Email Address||Telephone Number|
|Programme Support Manager for Pathology||Natalie Dawsonemail@example.com||0151 479 2615|
|Programme Support Co-ordinator for Pathology||Kaleigh Fennahfirstname.lastname@example.org||0151 479 2505|
|Programme Support Administrator for Pathology||Sarah Mrozekemail@example.com||0151 479 2574|
General enquiries from Trainees should be emailed to the School of Pathology Programme Support Team on the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
HEE North West Lead Employer
From 1 October 2018 St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is the Lead Employer for the whole of the North West region.
|St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust|
|General Queries||Email: email@example.com||Tel: 0151 426 1600|
|Payroll||Email: firstname.lastname@example.org||Tel: 0151 290 4658|
Page Last Updated 17th April 2019