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Postgraduate medical education (PGME) contacts

Our team

  • Senior management team

    Dr Claire Mallinson, director of postgraduate medical education

    Claire is a consultant anaesthetist and has been involved in training doctors since she was a specialist registrar.

    She was a college tutor for 30 trainee anaesthetists until she took on her current role.

    Claire is a board member of the National Association of Clinical Tutors (NACT/UK).


    Dr Cheng Ong (consultant anaesthetist) and Dr Daghni Rajasingam (consultant obstetrician, lead for hospital birth centre), deputy directors of postgraduate medical education 


    Dr Rob Godfrey, head of medical education programmes.

  • Foundation programme directors

    Dr Abrie Botha, foundation training programme director


    Dr Shumontha Dev, lead foundation training programme director

    Shumontha oversees foundation training including promotion, content development and assessment.


    Dr Baba Inusa, foundation training programme director


    Toby Garrood, foundation training programme director


    Dr Raj Nair, associate director (general practice)

  • Foundation programme coordinators

    Catherine Cameron, assistant manager (PGME) 

    Catherine works closely with the foundation programme directors and provides support to junior doctors, as well as coordinating the programme (including assessment, teaching and mandatory training courses).


    Adeniran Ikotun, training programme coordinator (diabetes and endocrinology service, renal and respiratory medicine)


    Elizabeth Andrade, training programme coordinator (core surgical training and ophthalmology)


    Annabel Balcombe, training programme coordinator (obstetrics and gynaecology)


    Sarah Coulson (nee Stephens), training programme coordinator (obstetrics and gynaecology)

  • Administration team

    Georgia Davis, events and education administrator

    Georgia does the booking for and setting up of events at the Sherman education centre, Guy's Hospital.


    Mubina Issaji, postgraduate medical education administrator (study leave)


    Noel Graffie, foundation programme administrator


    Annette Nansubuga, education and training coordinator (PGME)

    Annette organises the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health| membership MRCPCH) exam course and the Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians (MRCP) PACES exam courses in conjunction with the Royal College of Physicians.

    She also organises other courses, including management for specialist registrars, developing teaching skills, GP updates, hot topics, and the master class in education.


    Collette Watson-Blythe, centre administrator to senior management team

    Tunu also provides support to the South London GP vocational training scheme, coordinates the weekly medical grand round, junior doctors leadership group and other special projects.


    Anne Ramlal, training programme coordinator (anaesthetics)

    Anne manages the study leave allocation costs for London, Kent, Surrey and Sussex anaesthetic registrars and the administration of the Southeast Region School of Anaesthesia.

    Anne is also the contact for anaesthetic trainee doctors on training and RITAs and ARCP days.


    Emily Brick, PGME administrator

    Emily is responsible for front of house cover, room bookings and set up at the Sherman Education Centre, Guy’s Hospital and also provides admin support for our core medical training.

Call us

To find out about postgraduate medical education, please ring 020 7188 5185.