Skip to navigation | Skip to main content | Skip to footer
Search the Staffnet siteSearch StaffNet
Search type

School of Medical Sciences

The School of Medical Sciences is led by Professor Tony Heagerty and is made up of the following six divisions:


The School of Medical Sciences SharePoint site provides the School with central storage for a wide range of up to date information and documents. 

Key school contacts

Head of School

Professor Tony Heagerty

tel: ext 51199 / 51198


Head of School Operations

David Pattwell

tel: 0161 306 0225


PS support

Executive Assistant to Head of School and Head of School Operations

Jenny Parr
tel 0161 275 7513

PA to Head of Teaching, Learning and Student Experience

Karen Cotterill
tel 0161 275 7792

School operations

Deputy HoSO

Fiona Wilson
tel 0161 275 5619

Operations Manager - Division of Cardiovascular Sciences and Division of Developmental Biology and Medicine

Lesley Jordan
tel 0161 275 1193

Operations Manager - Division of Cancer Sciences

Natalia Rossi
tel 0161 306 0826

Operations Manager – Division of Dentistry and Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Gastroenterology

Diane Simmons
tel 0161 306 1570


Operations Manager – Division of Medical Education

Kerry Burke

Teaching and Learning

Job title Name Tel Email
MBChB Programme Manager  Alison Howard 0161 275 1449
MBChB Teaching Delivery Manager Laura Tuckett 0161 275 8104
CBME Manager Helen Appleton 0161 275 1878

Assessment Manager Liam Kerr 0161 275 1460
Student Pastoral Support (SPS) Manager Talin Aghanian 0161 306 2318
Health and Conduct Manager  Julie Hopkinson 0161 306 0461
Graduate Education Manager Lynsey McVey 0161 275 1463

Widening Participation
and Student Experience Manager

Jacqueline Pass 0161 275 1340
Senior Project Manager Alex Drury 0161 306 1768
Teaching and Learning Manager Siobhan Cartwright 0161 306 0463

School Board

Chair of the School Board

Professor Ian Burney



Secretary of the School Board

Christine Nutter