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Dentistry Academic Contacts


Published: 08 October 2019

Version: 1.4 - October 2021

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The individuals listed in the table can be contacted to discuss applications to the Academic Clinical Fellowship and Clinical Lectureship, part of the Integrated Academic Training Programme.

HEE Local Office (Dental School)

Contact Name


North East


Dr Chris Vernazza |

Paul Blaylock |

Health Education England NE

Newcastle University School of Dental Sciences

Yorkshire & The Humber



Martin Foster |

A/Prof Peter Day |

Prof Philip Benson |

Health Education Yorkshire and Humber Deanery

University of Leeds Faculty of Medicine and Health

The University of Sheffield The School of Clinical Denistry

North West




Susan Tierney |

Prof Julian Satterthwaite |

Prof Sondos Albadri |

Malcolm Edwards |

Dentistry at Health Education North West

The University of Manchester Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

The University of Liverpool - School of Dentistry

University of Central Lancashire - School of Dentistry

HE Midlands


Ian Sharp |

Dr Kirsty Hill |

Thomas Dietrich |

West Midlands Deanery - Dentistry

University of Birmingham - School of Dentistry



(King's College)



Dr Richeal Riordain | 

Peter Murphy |

Prof. Martyn Cobourne | 

Dr Vanessa Muirhead |

Prof Stephen Porter |

The London Deanery

 Kings College London - Faculty of Dentistry, Oral and Craniofacial services

Queen Mary University of London - Institute of Denistry - Barts and The London

UCL - Eastman Dental Institute

South West



Dr Jane Luker |

Prof Steve Thomas |

Dr Mona Nasser |

HEE South West - Dental

University of Bristol - Bristol Dental School

University of Plymouth - Peninsula Dental School