Nottingham Training School

East Midlands Training School – North


Read a trainee’s perspective here

Training School Lead:

Dr Abbas Areeg

Histopathology Training Department, Nottingham University Hospitals, Hucknall Road, Nottingham, NG5 1PB

Tel: 01159691169 ext: 56385

Training School Deputy:


Admin Support:

Georgia MulhollandEmail:

Tel: 01159691169 ext – 51687

Contact person for arranging Cellular Pathology taster sessions:

Uraida Mehmood (ST3 Trainee)

Nottingham University Hospitals, Queen’s Medical centre   Nottingham   NG7 2UH

Contact Email:  

No. of trainees per school / deanery:

ST1’s – 5,       ST2-5 – 15

ST1 rotations:  ST1 year spent in Nottingham University Hospitals with non-gynae cytology rotations to Royal Derby Hospital.
ST2-5 rotations:

Nottingham University Hospitals, Royal Derby Hospital and Lincoln County Hospital.

Training programme for ST1s:

1st –  National Block Teaching Week – Bristol

2nd – Central Cluster Teaching Week – Birmingham

3rd – Central Cluster Teaching Week – Newmarket

Cluster for your school:

Central Cluster – Coventry, Birmingham, Stoke-on-Trent, Leicester, Nottingham, Cambridge & Norwich

Health Education England (Deanery) for your area:

Health Education England working across East Midlands

Westbridge Place, 1 Westbridge Close, Leicester, LE3 5DR

Main telephone number: 0300 303 3603


Head of School or TPD (Leicester):

Somaia Elsheikh

Department of Cellular Pathology.

Nottingham University Hospital

Queen’s Medical Centre, Derby Road,NG7 2UH

Tel: 01159249924 Ext 61169.