Public Health - Training Locations

This page describes the current list of training teams and organisations that have GMC approval as training locations. They have all given organisational commitment to providing a quality training environment, and all have one or more experienced educational supervisors, who have their training responsibilities acknowledged in their job plans.

Getting feedback from Specialty Registrars

There are two recommended feedback forms that can be used by Specialty Registrars to comment on their training. One is designed for the whole programme experience, and can be used at key points or at the end of training. The other is specific to a training location.

Feedback on training placements form.
Feedback on training programme form.


Please click on the link below to access information on training locations:

Training Location

Lead Trainer

PHE Northwest Centres

Cheshire & Merseyside

Greater Manchester

Cumbria & Lancashire 

Rebecca Wagstaff
Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council  Julie Webster
Cheshire West and Chester Helen Bromley
The University of Liverpool Gillian Maudsley
Lancaster University Mark Limmer
Lancashire County Council  

Sakthi Karunanithi

Public Health Training in Liverpool City Council  Emer Coffey 
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence Judith Richardson
Halton Borough Council Julia Rosser
Warrington Borough Council Muna Abdel Aziz 
Knowsley Council Sarah McNulty
Sefton Training Location Linda Turner
Bury Metropolitan Borough 
Council Department of Communities and Wellbeing
Jon Hobday
Gtr Manchester Health Protection Unit Diane Fiefield

Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust 

Heather Moore 

 Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine 

Project number 1 - Optimising care for patients with Lymphatic Filariasis (LF) related morbidity 

Project number 2

Project title 

Gendering public health through the engagement of networks of young health professionals

Project number 3

Project title

Critical exploration of non-communicable diseases in low -resource settings

Project number 4

Project title: Asthma and obesity

Project lead or supervisor: Dr John Blakey 

Project number 5

Project title: Secondary prevention of asthma attacks

Project number 6

Project title

Systematic reviews for public health

Mary Lyons 
 Oldham Council  Katrina Stephens 
Wigan Borough Council  Paul Turner
The Univrsity of Manchester  Arpana Verma
Salford City Council     Siobhan Farmer 
St Helens Council Dympna Edwards
Stockport MBC  Vicci-Owen Smith
Tameside MBC  Anna Moloney
Manchester City Council Barry Gillespie
Trafford Council  Helen Gollins
Blackburn with Darwen Council     Gifford Kerr 
 Blackpool Council     Lynn Donkin
Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust  Jane Beenstock
Cumbria Council  Jane Mathieson  
Cumbria & Lancashire Council  John Astbury
Cheshire East Borough Council Guy Hayhurst
Training in Cheshire and Merseyside Muna Abdel Aziz 
Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council Wendy Meston
Bolton Council Susan Logden 
Screening & immunisation with the Cheshire & Mersey Team PHE Hayley Mercer 

Project Opportunities

Project Key Contact
School of Public Health Website Review Richard Jarvis
Greater Manchester CSU Effective 
Use of Resources Evidence 
Review and Policy Development
Lynne Duxbury