Learn about our undergraduate and postgraduate training options

Medicine

We provide formal clinical and academic training to undergraduate and postgraduate medical staff at all levels of experience. We cover all clinical specialties; browse our service directoryWe train students and staff across all five sites: Charing CrossHammersmithQueen Charlotte’s & ChelseaSt Mary's and Western Eye hospital.

Undergraduate medical education

We offer over 3,000 placements each year to Imperial College School of Medicine students who are in years three, five and six of their undergraduate programme.

Undergraduate education centres

We have three undergraduate education centres at Hammersmith, St Mary’s and Charing Cross hospitals. Each centre provides support and resource for ‘meet and greet’ functions, administration and pastoral care for students and lecturers.

The contact for each site is shown below:

Karen Picken, Undergraduate education manager, Charing Cross Hospital
020 7594 0736
k.picken@imperial.ac.uk

Jane Gois, Undergraduate education manager (acting), Hammersmith Hospital -

020 7594 0732
j.gois@imperial.ac.uk

Celine O’Rourke, Undergraduate education manager, St Mary’s Hospital
020 7594 3616
celine.orourke@imperial.ac.uk

Postgraduate medical education

We offer up-to-date postgraduate training and career development opportunities. We manage 46 postgraduate teaching programmes and support over 800 trainees each year.

Foundation training

Our foundation trainees work and train across a wide range of specialties including community and psychiatric placements.

Lead Provider core and specialty training

Imperial College Healthcare provides postgraduate specialty and core training in north west London, north London and beyond.

Visit the Lead Provider website for more information.

Postgraduate education centres

We have three postgraduate education centres at Hammersmith, St Mary’s and Charing Cross hospitals. Each centre provides support and resource for ‘meet and greet’ functions, education administration and pastoral care for students and lecturers.

The contact for each site is shown below:

Igor Tanjga, Postgraduate education manager (division of medicine), St Mary’s Hospital
020 3312 6057
igor.tanjga@nhs.net or imperial.Postgradeducation.SMH@nhs.net

Naomi Woods, Postgraduate education manager (division of SCC), Charing Cross Hospital
020 3311 7196
n.woods@nhs.netor imperial.postgradeducation.cxh@nhs.net

Carol Hernandez, Postgraduate education manager (division of WCC), Hammersmith Hospital
020 3313 4886
carol.hernandez@nhs.net

Contact us

If you have any questions about medical education at Imperial College Healthcare please contact our senior management team on the numbers below: 

Dr Ruth Brown, Associate medical director - education
0203 312 6430
ruth.brown8@nhs.net

Danielle Bennett, Head of operational management
0203 312 6067
danielle.bennett2@nhs.net

Maggie McNamara, Education service manager
0203 313 4887
maggie.mcnamara@nhs.net