Training – Newcastle Medical School and preregistration HO posts; Northern region SHO, Registrar & SpR psychiatry training schemes and posts in neurology, as clinical research associate/hon SPR (Newcastle University) and academic SpR.
Consultant posts in community and in-patient psychiatry from 2002 with NTW NHS FT and its predecessors.
Research with Newcastle University Institute of Neuroscience Affective Disorders Group.
Work with Northern Centre for Mood Disorders.
Previously Training Programme Director for Adult Psychiatry ST4-6 and Quality Management Lead for School of Psychiatry.
Currently Head of School of Psychiatry within Health Education North East.