About Us

The course faculty includes over 20 tutors – all are experienced teachers and some are College examiners. A few, but not all, of us are mentioned below.

Our Team

Dr E A Freeman

Dr Freeman has been a Consultant Physician in stroke medicine at RGH and has been running this course for over 20 years, continually updating the format and content of the course to match the changes to the exam made by the College. She has a long history of experience both...

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Dr Hannah Brothers

I am an Acute Physician with a specialist interest in Respiratory Medicine, having come through the Respiratory training route. I work at the Royal Gwent Hospital (RGH) and Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr (YYF). I began teaching on the Respiratory session of the Newport PACES teaching course in September 2012. Prior to...

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Dr Alina Ionescu

I am a consultant respiratory physician at the Royal Gwent Hospital and an honorary lecturer at Cardiff University. I have 15 years of teaching experience and prior to this job I held a teaching and research position in South Wales. Over the last 7 years since becoming a consultant, in...

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Dr Owain Gibby OBE FRCP

Dr Owain Gibby qualified from the Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine in 1972 and then trained as a registrar in Cardiff, had an MRC Training Fellowship in Clinical Biochemistry at Cambridge, followed then by a Lecturer post in Birmingham. He has been a Consultant Physician at the Royal Gwent...

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Medical Role-play at Fluellen

The Medical Recruitment and Communication Skills Training Specialists since 1995. Fluellen is a leading provider of professional medical simulator and role-play expertise to the medical profession at all levels, and has been part of the MRCP PACES Team at the Royal Gwent Hospital , Newport for many years. They have...

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Dr Joseph Anderson

Dr Anderson is a Consultant Neurologist and lead undergraduate tutor for Neurology at the Royal Gwent Hospital. His clinical interest is in epilepsy and acute neurology and he is actively involved at all levels in teaching neurology. He won the Cardiff University student recommended clinical teacher award in 2012 and the BMA...

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Dr. Aoife Gleeson

  Dr Aoife Gleeson graduated from Trinity College Dublin in 2001 with a First Class Honours degree in Medicine and subsequently completed specialist training in Palliative Medicine in Ireland in June 2009. She has been working as a Consultant in Palliative Medicine in Aneurin Bevan University Health Board since January 2011. Her research...

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