England - East of England Area - East Midlands region

Your Area Officer who represents you at Council is Dr Nisha Nathwani, and your Regional Lead is Dr John Mcintrye. Find out useful contacts and activity in your RCPCH area and region.



Council is the members' representative body that reports directly to the Board of Trustees, and meets three times a year. Council sets the College's overall strategy, in particular with regard to issues affecting members. Find out more and read Council meeting minutes.

Area Officer

The East of England Area Officer sits on Council, and represents two RCPCH regions: East Midlands, and East of England.

Regional Lead

The East Midlands Regional Lead is the ambassador and advocate for your RCPCH region. Through the Area Officer, they represent you in Council and other meetings. They also liaise with specialty training bodies, to help ensure the quality of training. The Regional Lead is in this post for three years, with a possible extension for a further two years.

Other contacts for your RCPCH region

Contacts for your training

Medical schools

Head of School: Dr Cathryn Chadwick - cathrynchadwick@nhs.net

Training Programme Directors (TPDs)


Careers Adviser: Charlene Binding - charlene.binding@eastmidlands.nhs.uk

RCPCH presence in the East Midlands

The East Midlands region has 885 members (6% of the total in England) (last updated September 2018).

You can download our data document to see the age range, positions and locations.