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Meet the Team: Meet the Team



    Kate Talmage    

PGME Centre Manager (Interim)

Foundation Programme Manager

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Kate joined the team in January 2019 from Peninsula Medical School, managing the  postgraduate medical programmes.  Kate has a background in Business Management and Finance and is responsible for the running of the Foundation Training Programme As well as working on improvement projects, Kate is here to support all medical staff and her office door is always open whether you need information, help or just a chat.

Kate once swam with Sharon Davies & loves iSUP, outdoor swimming, paragliding & cycling

Medical Education Manager (Interim)

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Caitlin Taylor

Educational Co-ordinator

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Caitlin joined the team in December 2019 from a global law firm where she worked as an Assistant Paralegal.  Caitlin's role is to support Physician Associates, Trust Grade Drs and International Medical Graduates.  Caitlin graduated with an MSc from the University of Glasgow, specialising in Human Rights, and has gained previous experience in customer services and legal administration.

Caitlin grew up in Borneo and is a diehard Potterhead

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    Helen Lavis    

Centre Administrator

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Helen has worked for UHP for over 15 years.  Her main responsibilities are managing room bookings and processing junior doctor study leave requests.  Helen also coordinates the weekly Grand Rounds (Medical Clinical Meetings) and administrates the MRCP PACES Exam.

Helen is our go-to green fingered expert

    Parveen Wear    

Speciality Course Co-ordinator

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Parveen has joined us via NHSp as a temporary member of staff to cover this role.

A permanent member of staff will be appointed soon.

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Emily Drew

Foundation Programme Administrator

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Emily joined the team in June 2021 as our foundation programme administrator and will be Helping Kate look after all the foundation trainees here at UHP.  Prior to joining us, she worked for Argyle Football Club where she gained valuable experience in administration and customer service.  

Tom Coad

PGMC Receptionist & Administrator

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Tom joined the PGMC team in January 2022 after completing a 1 year administration apprenticeship with UHP.

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