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Urological Centres providing General Paediatric Surgery (GPS)

Region Prog Director Centres Providing GPS Training
East Midlands Mr MAW Miller Kettering, Lincoln, Northampton
East of England Mr OJ Wiseman Ipswich, Peterborough, Stevenage
London North Mr JL Peters Barnet / Chase Farm, Great Ormond Street, Hammersmith, Hillingdon, North Middlesex, UCH, Whittington
London South Mr R Morley Carshalton, Croydon
North East Mr D Thomas Royal Victoria Infirmary
North West Mr DC Shackley Arrowe Park, Blackburn, Crewe, Glan Clwyd
Northern Ireland Mr T Nambirajan Craigavon
Scotland East   No centres offer GPS training
Scotland West Mr MA Palmer Stirling
South Central Mr L Solomon Basingstoke, Oxford, Slough, Southampton
South East Coast Mr NA Watkin Bromley / Guildford, Chichester, Darent Valley, Frimley, Hastings
South West Mr AG Timoney Bath, Cheltenham, Exeter, Swindon, Taunton, Torbay, Truro
Wales Mr NJ Fenn Swansea
West Midlands Mr MC Foster Hereford, Sandwell, Stoke, Wolverhampton
Yorks & Humber Mr AB Paul Airedale, Halifax, Huddersfield, Wakefield, York

NTNs Specifically Designated for Subspecialist Training in Paediatric Urology

There are six national training numbers (NTNs) specifically designated for subspecialist training in paediatric urology, and all are recognised by the SAC in Paediatric Surgery. Five of these NTNs came from paediatric surgery and one from a London North urology NTN.

These posts are open to trainees in both paediatric surgery & urology. They are currently funded by the host deaneries in the different areas:

Centre Details
Birmingham 1 post (Birmingham Children's Hospital)
Leeds 1 post
London 3 posts (Great Ormond Street / Evelina / Southampton)
Organised as a rotation with all trainees getting a year at Great Ormond Street and a second year at either Evelina or Southampton
Manchester 1 post