Dr Declan Hyland
Chair, RCPsych North West Division
Dr Declan Hyland has served on the Executive Committee for the RCPsych North West Division since 2014, initially as the appointed Deputy Lead for Recruitment from 2014 to 2018 and latterly as an Executive Member from 2016-18. Dr Hyland was elected Chair of the North West Division in 2018.
His main areas of interest are in undergraduate and postgraduate medical education, recruitment to psychiatry and training. He is heavily involved with undergraduate psychiatry at the University of Liverpool, where he has a contract as an Honorary Clinical Lecturer.
He has been actively involved with the work of the RCPsych’s “Choose Psychiatry” Committee since 2014 and is a member of the RCPsych’s Trainee Support Group.
Dr Hyland served on the MRCPsych Paper A Exam Panel from 2017 to 2018 and now sits on the MRCPsych Clinical Topics Exam Panel. In June 2018 he was appointed as Specialist Advisor for the RCPsych’s Pathfinder Fellowship Programme.