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The North West region is bounded to the west by the Irish Sea and to the east by The Pennines. The region extends from the southern Lake District in the north to the northern margins of the West Midlands in the south. 


North WestThe highest point in North West England (and the highest peak in England), Scafell Pike, is found in the Lake District.

The region has a population of almost 7 million and comprises the five ceremonial counties of England: Cumbria, Lancashire, Greater Manchester, Merseyside, and Cheshire.

Two sprawling conurbations, centred on the cities of Liverpool (pictured above - the "Three Graces") and Manchester, occupy the south of the region and are the largest centres of population. The north of the region, comprising Cumbria (the old county of Cumberland) and northern Lancashire, is largely rural in nature.

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Contacts

Regional Adviser Mr Vaibhav Modgil, Manchester Andrology Centre
Training Programme Directors (TPD) North West: Mr Euan GreenSalford Royal Hospital
Mersey: Mr Snehal PatelWirral University Teaching Hospital
Trainees' Representatives North West: Matthew Clark
Mersey: Musaab Hamdoon
SAC Liaison North West: Ms Justine RoyleAberdeen
Mersey: Mr Dominic HodgsonPortsmouth
 

Local Champions for Medical Students

Lancaster Medical School Mr Colin CuttingWestmoreland General Hospital, Kendal
University of Liverpool School of Medicine Mr Michael Floyd (no email), St Helens & Knowsley NHS Trust
University of Manchester School of Medicine Prof Ian Pearce, Manchester Royal Infirmary
University of Central Lancashire Mr Bachar ZelhofRoyal Preston Hospital
This list represents the Consultant Urologists in this region who have been designated to advise students on all aspects of urology and, in particular, to provide help with the annual essay competition

Medical Student essay competition

 
Name Address
Aintree University Hospital, Liverpool
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Lower Lane
Merseyside
L9 7AL

Phone: +44 (0)151 529 8209
Website: www.liverpoolft.nhs.uk
Arrowe Park Hospital, Wirral
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Arrowe Park Road
Upton
Wirral
Merseyside
CH49 5PE

Phone: +44 (0)151 678 5111
Website: www.wuth.nhs.uk
Blackpool Victoria Hospital
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Whinney Heys Road
Blackpool
FY3 8NR

Phone: +44 (0)1253 306943
Website: www.bfwh.nhs.uk
Broadgreen Hospital, Liverpool
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Thomas Drive
Liverpool
L14 3LB

Phone: +44 (0)151 282 6000
Website: www.liverpoolft.nhs.uk
Burnley General Hospital
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Casterton Avenue
Burnley
BB10 2PQ

Phone: +44 (0)1254 734582
Website: www.elht.nhs.uk
Christie Hospital
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Christie NHS Hospital Foundation Trust
Wilmslow Road
Manchester
M20 4BX

Phone: +44 (0)161 446 3000
Website: www.christie.nhs.uk
Countess of Chester Hospital
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Countess of Chester Health Park
Liverpool Road
Chester
CH2 1UL

Phone: +44 (0)1244 365000
Website: www.coch.nhs.uk
Fairfield General Hospital, Rochdale
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Rochdale Old Road
Bury
Lancashire
BL9 7TD

Phone: +44 (0)161 624 0420
Website: www.pat.nhs.uk
Furness General Hospital, Barrow-in-Furness
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Dalton Lane
Barrow-in-Furness
Cumbria
LA14 4LF

Phone: +44 (0)1229 870870
Website: www.uhmb.nhs.uk
Halton General Hospital, Runcorn
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Halton Way
Runcorn
Cheshire
WA7 2DA

Phone: +44 (0)1925 662038
Website: www.warringtonandhaltonhospitals.nhs.uk
Leighton Hospital, Cheshire
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Middlewich Road
Crewe
Cheshire
CW1 4QJ

Phone: +44 (0)1270 255141
Website: www.mcht.nhs.uk
Macclesfield District General Hospital
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Victoria Road
Macclesfield
Cheshire
SK10 3BL

Phone: +44 (0)1625 421000
Website: www.eastcheshire.nhs.uk
Manchester Royal Infirmary
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Oxford Road
Manchester
M13 9WL

Phone: +44 (0)161 276 6088
Website: www.cmft.nhs.uk
Noble's Hospital, Isle of Man
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Strang
Braddan
Isle of Man
IM4 4RJ

Phone: +44 (0)1624 650000
Website: www.gov.im
North Manchester General Hospital
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Delaunays Road
Crumpsall
Manchester
M8 5RB

Phone: +44 (0)161 624 0420
Website: www.pat.nhs.uk
Royal Blackburn Hospital
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Haslingden Road
Blackburn
Lancashire
BB2 3HH

Phone: +44 (0)1254 263555
Website: www.elht.nhs.uk
Royal Albert Edward Infirmary, Wigan
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Wigan Lane
Wigan
Lancashire
WN1 2NN

Phone: +44 (0)1942 244000
Website: www.wwl.nhs.uk
Royal Bolton Hospital
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Minerva Road
Farnworth
Bolton
Lancashire
BL4 0JR

Phone: +44 (0)1204 390390
Website: www.boltonft.nhs.uk
Royal Lancaster Infirmary
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Ashton Road
Lancaster
LA1 4RP

Phone: +44 (0)1524 65944
Website: www.uhmb.nhs.uk
Royal Liverpool University Hospital
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Prescot Street
Liverpool
L7 8XP

Phone: +44 (0)151 282 6000
Website: www.rlbuht.nhs.uk
Royal Manchester Children's Hospital
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Oxford Road
Manchester
M13 9WL

Phone: +44 (0)161 276 1234
Website: www.cmft.nhs.uk
Royal Preston Hospital
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Sharoe Green Lane North
Fulwood
Preston
Lancashire
PR2 9HT

Phone: +44 (0)1772 716565
Website: www.lancsteachinghospitals.nhs.uk
Salford Royal Hospital
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Stott Lane
Salford
M6 8HD

Phone: +44 (0)161 789 7373
Website: www.srft.nhs.uk
Southport And Ormskirk Hospitals
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Town Lane
Kew
Southport
Merseyside
PR8 6PN

Phone: +44 (0)1704 547471
Website: www.southportandormskirk.nhs.uk
Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport
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Stockport NHS Foundation Trust
Poplar/Hazel Grove
Stockport
SK2 7JE

Phone: +44 (0)161 419 5698
Website: www.stockport.nhs.uk
The Royal Oldham Hospital
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Rochdale Road
Oldham
Lancashire
OL1 2JH

Phone: +44 (0)161 624 0420
Website: www.pat.nhs.uk
Trafford General Hospital
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Moorside Road
Davyhulme
Manchester
M41 5SL

Phone: +44 (0)161 748 4022
Website: www.cmft.nhs.uk
Warrington District General Hospital
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Lovely Lane
Warrington
WA5 1QG

Phone: +44(0)1925 635911
Website: www.whh.nhs.uk
West Cumberland Hospital, Whitehaven
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Homewood Road
Whitehaven
Cumbria
CA28 8JG

Phone: +44 (0)1946 693181
Website: www.ncuh.nhs.uk
Westmorland General Hospital, Kendal
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Burton Road
Kendal
Cumbria
LA9 7RG

Phone: +44 (0)1539 732288
Website: www.uhmb.nhs.uk
Whiston Hospital, Prescot
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Warrington Road
Prescot
Merseyside
L35 5DR

Phone: +44 (0)151 426 1600
Website: www.sthk.nhs.uk
Withington Community Hospital, Manchester
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Nell Lane
Manchester
M20 2LR

Phone: +44 (0)161 434 5555
Website: www.uhsm.nhs.uk
Wythenshawe Hospital, Manchester
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Southmoor Road
Wythenshawe
Manchester
Greater Manchester
M23 9LT

Phone: +44 (0)161 998 7070
Website: www.uhsm.nhs.uk
Chorley and South Ribble Hospital
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Preston Road
Chorley
Lancashire
PR7 1PP

Phone: +44 (0) 01257 261222
Fax: +44 (0) 01257 245495
Website: www.lancsteachinghospitals.nhs.uk
BMI The Alexandra Hospital, Manchester
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Mill Lane
Cheadle
SK8 2PX
Leeds General Infirmary
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Great George Street
Leeds
LS1 3EX
Website: www.leedsth.nhs.uk