Wales Training School

Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW)

Wales logo May 20191

Training School Lead:

Dr Hywel Thomas

Consultant Pathologist & Training Programme Director forHistopathology

Department of Cellular Pathology, University Hospital of Wales, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4XW

Email: davidhywel.h.thomas@wales.nhs.uk

Secretary: farida.esufali@wales.nhs.uk  

Tel: 02920 745316

 

Training School Deputy:

N/A

Administrator:

Miss Ceri Turnbull

Department of Cellular Pathology, University Hospital of Wales, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4XW

Tel: 02920 743696

Contact person for arranging Cellular Pathology taster sessions:

Dr Anurag Joshi

Consultant Pathologist

Email: Anurag.joshi3@wales.nhs.uk

Tel: 02920 743696

And

Dr Adam Christian

Consultant Pathologist

Email: Adam.christian@wales.nhs.uk

Tel: 02920 744278

No. of trainees per school/deanery:

15

ST1 rotations:

  • University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff
  • Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Llantrisant (Autopsy block – 4 weeks)
ST2-5 rotations:

  • University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff
  • Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Llantrisant
  • Morriston and Singleton Hospitals. Swansea
  • Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport

Rotations are 6 months

Training programme for ST1’s:

Training during the first year is delivered by month long specialty specific blocks.

Trainees also attend 3 block teaching weeks which take place in Bristol, Southampton and Buckinghamshire.

Cluster for your school:

Southern cluster – Cardiff, Exeter, Plymouth, Bristol, Oxford and Southampton

Health Education England (Deanery) for your area:

Elenor Williams

Tŷ Dysgu, Cefn Coed, Nantgarw, CF15 7QQ.

Tel: 03300 585 005

Email: Elenor.Williams@wales.nhs.uk

Website:   https://heiw.nhs.wales/

Head of School:

Head of School: vacant post at present

Training Programme Director – TPD:

Dr Hywel Thomas

Consultant PAthologist and Training Programme Director for Histopathology

Department of Cellular Pathology, University Hospital of Wales, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4XW

Email: davidhywel.h.thomas@wales.nhs.uk

Tel: 02920 745316 (secretary Mrs Farida Esufali)