The Mersey region covers Merseyside and is bordered by the North WesternWales and West Midlands RCP regions.

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The RCP's Mersey regional team is here to support local physicians, provide educational events, administer the approval of consultant job descriptions and help develop and maintain regional networks.

Regional office

Helen Knowles, regional manager 
Tel: +44 (0)151 318 1868

Regional advisers

Dr Ash Bassi
Whiston Hospital, Liverpool

Dr Victoria Tippett
Royal Liverpool University Hospital & University of Liverpool

Dr Simon Saunders
Southport Hospital


You can contact the Mersey regional office on

RCP regional activities are undertaken by a number of volunteers within our membership community. We have a contact list of regional representatives in the region, members or fellows requiring a copy of the list should email the regional office.

Job description approvals

For help and advice on the job description approval process please consult the information on Advisory Appointments Committees (AAC).

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