Leadership and Management Fellow Scheme


2021/22 Programme

The Royal College of Psychiatrists Leadership and Management Fellow Scheme aims to develop and support a new cohort of emerging medical leaders within psychiatry.


2021/22 Scheme Programme

This is the programme outline for the 2021/22 Leadership and Management Fellow Scheme.

Each module will be hosted on Zoom from 9:15AM - 4:30PM.  The Celebrating Success session will take place from 9:15AM-12:30PM. 


Module Title


Module Leads

1The RCPsych Leadership and Management Fellow SchemeMonday 13 September 2021Alex Till, Suhana Ahmed, Ross Runciman
2Authentic leadership: learning your own leadership styleMonday 27 September 2021Derek Tracy, Medical Director of West London NHS Trust 
3My project and meThursday 14 October 2021Deepa Bagepalli Krishnan, Specialty Registrar in General Adult Psychiatry - Health Education England (East Midlands) & RCPsych LMFS Alumni
4Clinical informatics & digital leadershipTuesday 9 November 2021Ayesha Rahim, Deputy Medical Director & Chief Clinical Information Officer - Lancashire and South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust 
5Inclusive Leadership: leading effective teamsFriday 26 November 2021Ananta Dave, Medical Director - Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
6Fellows’ Away DayThursday 13 January 2022Alex Till, Suhana Ahmed, Ross Runciman
7Running a modern mental health organisationThursday 27 January 2022Nick Broughton, Chief Executive - Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust
8Leading together - meaningful co-production & wellbeingMonday 21 March 2022Subha Thiyagesh, Medical Director - South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
9Connection across the systemTuesday 10 May 2022Billy Boland, Medical Director - South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust
10A celebration: from then, to now, to nextFriday 10 June 2022Alex Till, Suhana Ahmed, Ross Runciman


Additionally, there will be two mentor sessions:

Tuesday 7 September 2021 - 12PM-1PM

Friday 14 January 2022 - 12PM-1PM

Get in contact to receive further information regarding a career in psychiatry