About us

Welcome to the Trent Division of the RCPsych.

We cover Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, South Yorkshire and the Humber.

Find out about the Division's Executive Committee, including members, meeting dates and minutes from past meetings.
MemberYear of joiningPosition
Dr Saminathan Anand2019 (A)Regional Advisor, Yorkshire and South Humber
Dr Nisha Balan2019 (A)Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Dr Bhanu Chadalavada2019 (A)Perinatal Psychiatry
Dr Deepti Desai2020 (A)Liaison Psychiatry
Dr Aamer Sajjad2022 (A)Regional Advisor, Derbyshire, Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire
Dr Amala Jesu2022 (A)Intellectual Disability Psychiatry
Dr Senthil Mahalingam2019 (A)Addictions Psychiatry
Dr Beena Rajkumar2022 (A)Medical Psychotherapy
Dr Ian Yanson2020 (A)Forensic Psychiatry
Prof Scott Weich2019 (A)Academic Psychiatry

There are currently the following vacancies within the Trent Division Executive Committee:

  • Regional Advisor for Leicestershire, Northamptonshire and Rutland
  • Academic Secretary
  • Academic Psychiatry Regional Specialty Representative
  • General Adult Regional Specialty Representative
  • Eating Disorders Regional Specialty Representative
  • Neuropsychiatry Regional Specialty Representative
  • Old Age Psychiatry Regional Specialty Representative

The closing date for applications is 30 June 2023.

Find out more about our Regional Advisors and Specialty Representatives roles, including full job descriptions.

If you would like to apply for one of these vacancies please email trent@rcpsych.ac.uk with:

Division Manager: Marie Phelps

Trent Division Royal College of Psychiatrists

Room 322, 3rd Floor

3 Brindley Place


B4 6GA


Telephone: 0121 803 9075 

Email: Trent@rcpsych.ac.uk 

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