Karen Fishenden, Education Programme Manager

Karen Fishenden, Recruitment/Placements/Rotations/CCT paperwork/Less Than Full Time Training/OOPE/Interdeanery Transfers, Study Leave/Regional Training Days/Website Issues/E-Portfolio/Assessments/General School Queries; alternatively you can email; Severn Pediatrics School.

 You can also contact the Head of School TBC, or your training programme directors, ST1-3 Emma Bradley and ST4-8  Alex Powell 


HR/Medical Staffing Contacts in the Trusts

Please contact your HR Department in the Trust regarding the following:

Annual Leave, study leave
Maternity Leave (please also inform your programme director of your plans, Karen Fishenden with the dates of your maternity leave)


RCPCH Tutors

For information on rotas as you move to different centres, you can contact the RCPCH Tutor for that Trust as below:


Simulation Tutor (for Severn & Peninsula)

Dr Rosie Fish (Southmead) Rosie.Fish@uhbw.nhs.uk


Less than full time training advisors

Dr Marie Wheeler (Gloucester) TBC (Severn) TBC (Peninsula) Waiting for updates of new leads.


Trainee representatives 

ST1-3  Nathan Collicott  

ST4-5 Return to work rep - Sarah Blakey,

Trainee rep ST4-5 Danielle Eddy

ST6-8 LTFT rep  Chrissie Parfitt, Liz Pellow,  
RCPCH trainee rep TBC

ST4-5 LTFT - Claire Salter

Regional Lead (RCPCH)

Dr Giles Richardson (Plymouth) Giles Richardson

Deputy Regional Lead (RCPCH)

Dr Andrew Lux (BCH) Andrew Lux

Peninsula ST6/ST8 CCH training days coordinator 

Dr Rihab Yassin