Support and Administrative Staff
Julie Pearcy joined the department in October 2006 as Departmental Officer, she has previously worked at the University in IPPP and Combined Science.
Tel +44 (0) 1524 5 94547
UDI Project Manager
Ruth Hutchison is the UDI Project Manager for Lancaster Medical School. Ruth worked on the project to develop medical education at Lancaster University in its earlier stages, and moved to the CME when it was established following the award of the 50 medical student places in early 2006.
Tel +44 (0) 1524 5 92073
Becky Bragg joined the department in April 2007 as the Clinical Anatomy Learning Centre secretary. She has previously worked at the University in the Management School Undergraduate Office. Becky deals with Year 1, Year 2, PBL, Communication Skills and Clinical Skills OSCE administration.
Tel +44 (0) 1524 5 94524
Undergraduate Secretary (Community)
Dr Rosetta Lok joined Lancaster Medical School in January 2007. She previously worked for Biostatistics and other academic scientific journals.
Tel +44 (0) 1524 5 92868
PA to Professor Diggle (CHICAS)
Cathy Thomson is PA to Prof Peter Diggle and joined the Department of Medicine on 1 January 2007. She was previously administrator in the Medical Statistics Unit which was set up by Prof Diggle in April 1995.
Tel +44 (0) 1524 5 94622
Subject Librarian for Health and Medicine
Dr Jenny Brine is the Subject Librarian for Health and Medicine, based in the main University Library.
For more details see the Health and Medicine Resources and Support section of the Library site.
Tel +44 (0) 1524 5 92545
Lisa Dainty joined the department in June 2011. She has previously worked in the Innovation and Enterprise Unit (formerly Independent Studies). Her role is to oversee the organisation of the administration of the written papers and assist with the planning of an assessment system.
Helena Moore joined the department in June 2009 as Undergraduate Secretary and is now Admissions Coordinator. Her role is to assist the Director of Admissions and deal with admissions enquiries. She also provides secretarial support for the Head of Lancaster Medical School, Professor Anne Garden.
Andrea Owen joined Lancaster Medical School in January 2012 as Exams Officer. Andrea's role is to plan and implement activities to support best practice authoring and quality assurance for written assessments in undergraduate medicine. She is also studying for a PhD at the University of Manchester, where she was based in her previous role as Academic Coordinator for the Medical Schools Council Assessment Alliance, previously known as the Universities Medical Assessment Partnership. Her research is focused upon design principles in the written assessment of clinical cognition required of undergraduate medical students.
Lucy Elliott joined the Lancaster Medical School as Undergraduate Secretary in January 2012. Lucy deals with Year 3, Year 4, Year 5 and Special Study Module administration. She also provides secretarial support for the Director of Medical Studies, Dr Gill Vince.