​England - North West England Area - North West region

​Your Area Officer who represents you at Council is the North West England Area Officer, Dr Louise Turnbull. Find out useful contacts and activity in your RCPCH region.

Your RCPCH

Council

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 North West England Area Officer sits on Council, and represents two RCPCH regions: Mersey and the North West.

Regional Lead

The North West 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

Manchester Medical Society

This society arranges programmes of meetings and seminars and supports meetings in collaboration with other bodies. It thus provides continuing medical education (CME) in the region providing high quality meetings with speakers of national and international renown locally.

The Society collaborates with The University of Manchester Medical School to support the annual Medical Careers Fair.

The Society always welcomes new members - find out more about joining.