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deaneries

Yorkshire and Humberside

Head of School Mr Ian Simmons St James’s University Hospital Department of Ophthalmology Beckett Street Leeds LS9 7TF Programme Director South Mr Nachiketa Acharya Royal Hallamshire Hospital Department of Ophthalmology Glossop Road Sheffield S10 2JF Programme Director (ST3s- ST7s) North Mr Vernon Long St James’s University Hospital Department of Ophthalmology Beckett Street Leeds LS9 7TF

South West Peninsula

Head of School   Professor Nabil Habib   Royal Eye Infirmary Derriford Road Plymouth Devon PL6 8DH Programme Director Mr Roland Ling Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital (Wonford) West of England Eye Unit Barrack Road Exeter EX2 5DW Regional Education Adviser Mr S Vasant Raman Royal Eye Infirmary Derriford Road Plymouth PL6 8DH College Tutors North

Northern

  Head of School Mr Dugald Bell   Sunderland Eye Infirmary Queen Alexandra Road Sunderland SR2 9HP Programme Director Dr Rajen Gupta Department of Ophthalmology Royal Victoria Infirmary Queen Victoria Road Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4LP Regional Education Adviser Mrs Daniela Vaideanu-Collins   Department of Ophthalmology James Cook University Hospital Marton Road Middlesbrough TS4 3BW

Northern Ireland

Programme Director Mrs Rosemary Brennan Altnagelvin Area Hospital Glenshane Road Derry BT47 6SB Regional Education Adviser Mr Richard Best   Royal Victoria Hospital Eye and Ear Clinic Belfast BT12 6BA College Tutors Altnagelvin Area Hospital Western Health and Social Care Trust Mr Barry Cartmill Royal Victoria Hospital Belfast Health and Social Care Trust Dr Maeve

Ophthalmic Directory

The Ophthalmic Directory is regularly updated and provides a one-stop source of information about who represents RCOphth in each region. Ophthalmic Specialty Training was introduced in 2007 and has become a well-organised scheme taking trainees from Foundation Year to inclusion on the Ophthalmic Specialist Register. The development of Schools of Ophthalmology within Deaneries has centralised