North Central Programme

Meet the Team

Stage 1 TPD- Dr Carlos Kidel - Consultant Anaesthetist at The Royal Free Hospital

Stage 2 Dr Trudi Young – Consultant Anaesthetist at The Whittington Hospital

Stage 3 Dr Kate Sherratt – Consultant Anaesthetist at The Royal Free Hospital

Lead Dr Adrienne Stewart – Consultant Anaesthetist at University College Hospital

Regional Advisor – Dr Catherine Shaw Consultant Anaesthetist at The Whittington Hospital

Rotations/ Trusts

Trainees who join the North Central rotation will rotate through several Teaching Hospitals and District General Hospitals including University College H, Royal Free, Whittington, Barnet, Great Ormond Street, Royal Marsden, Queen Charlottes, Queen Square, RNTNE, Evelina, Stanmore, Moorfields, and Harefield Hospitals

Trainees will also have access to additional trusts across North London through the joint North London ATM/SIA process.

Trainee Reps

NC Reps                                                           Name

Higher (Stage 3)

Steve Howey

Intermediate (Stage 2)

Nikki Sharma and Mo Khaku


Luke Flower


Christian Coles


Claire Miller and Rebecca Flower


Stages of Training
Regional Training Days

                          North Central London Stage 2 Anaesthetics Regional Training Days

The Stage 2 RTD programme is structured to cover the relevant areas of the 2021 RCoA curriculum. It comprises a mixture of lectures, e-learning and interactive sessions. They are led by anaesthesia consultants, experts in the subspeciality. The programme is coordinated by Dr Laura Elgie, Dr Lasitha Abeysundara and Dr Viv Hannon. 



Lead Organiser 

Stage of training

Website Link

26th January 2022 

Paediatric Anaesthesia

Dr Olivia Davies

Stage 2

Calendar | London (

28th February 2022

TIVA Day (organised by South London team)

Dr Kanika Dua

Stage 2


24th March 2022

Cardiothoracics part 1

Dr Roger Cordery

Stage 2


28th April  2022

Regional Anaesthesia

Dr Gagan Atwal

Stage 2


19th May 2022

Cardiothoracics part 2

Dr Roger Cordery

Stage 2


23rd June 2022

Perioperative Medicine

Dr Abigail Whiteman

Stage 2