Welcome to the Medical Education Website. This department
is responsible for undergraduate, postgraduate and continuing
medical education for medical students, (junior) doctors in
training and senior/career doctors within our Trust.
Medical Education is led by a number of consultants within our
trust, a strong team of teachers and experienced and well
qualified support staff. Their roles and responsibilities
include faculty development and support (including
training the trainers) as well as organisation of undergraduate and
We have strong links with the University of Newcastle for
medical students on placement, the Base Units of the Tees and Wear
within our Medical School, other Trusts within the
Northern Region for specialty rotations and Health Education
England - North East (HEE NE), formerly Northern Deanery, in
Newcastle with the support of the Postgraduate Dean. We have a
number of objectives. These include: -
Director of Medical Education - Mrs.
Leigh Simmonds, Consultant in Emergency Medicine (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Director of Undergraduate Medical Education -
Dr. Sally Sadasivam (email@example.com)
Medical Education Manager - Mrs. Anne Sewell
Deputy Medical Education Manager - Mrs. Angela
Undergraduate Tutor (Wear Base Unit) - Ms.
Shilpi Mittal (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Undergraduate Tutor (Tees Base Unit) - Dr.
Sophia Wyn Jones
Lead Foundation Tutor - Dr. Srikanth Mada
Foundation Tutor - Miss Kath Grant (Katherine.email@example.com)
Foundation Tutor - Dr. Hillary Workman (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Foundation Tutor - Mr. Suresh
Specialty Tutor - Dr. Anita
Holtham (SurgeryCare Group)
Specialty Tutor - Dr. Deepak Kejariwal (Acute
& Emergency Care Group)
'As I was very, very nervous, I must have been the worst patient
ever and they were brilliant with me and I can't thank them enough
- could you please pass on my sincere thanks.'
Patient, Hysteroscopy Unit, Chester-le-Street Community