The Royal College of
Psychiatrists, Vicarage Chambers, 9 Park Square East, Leeds,
What we do in the North
Members in North West Division are supported by a strong,
committed Executive Committee which meets quarterly.
The Executive Committee has an active academic programme and
hosts two academic conferences each year. In addition to the
academic theme one conference incorporates a Trainee/FY2 and
Medical Student/FY1 competition. Notification of conferences and
trainee competitions are posted on the webpage.
The Executive Committee encourage members to engage with the
College locally, they welcome comments and suggestions from the
wider membership and any member wishing to contact the Executive
Committee can do so via the Division Office.
North West Division are committed to promoting psychiatry,
actively taking an interest in local medical schools, in particular
local psychiatric societies. Medical students and Foundation
Doctors are encouraged to attend events and conferences organised
by the Division.
Patient and carer input is important to the Division. This group
are represented on the Executive Committee and are also encouraged
to attend Division conferences.
Notices of upcoming elections and job vacancies are provided to
members at the beginning of each year.
The Division hosts ad-hoc local events on behalf of the College,
such as training for Approved Assessors and information about these
events are posted on the webpage and notified to members by
The Division Office is committed to
providing members with a fast and efficient service. To enable
this, members are encouraged to keep their contact details up to
date – particularly their email addresses, as this is the main
method of communication. Please let us know if your contact