The Northern region covers North East England and North Cumbria and is bordered by the North Western and Yorkshire RCP regions.

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The RCP's Northern 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 staff

Tetyana Spetch, regional manager
Tel: +44  (0) 1904 949 526

Regional advisers

Dr Anita Jones
Sunderland Royal Hospital, Sunderland

Dr Sath Nag
The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough

Professor Matt Phillips
Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle

We are currently recruiting for a new Regional Adviser for this region. To find out more or to apply please visit the regional advisers page.


You can contact the Northern 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 the approval of job descriptions within the region please contact:                

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

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