Meet the team

Associate Dean for Professional Support

Dr Antonia Calogeras is a Consultant Rheumatologist at University Hospitals Southampton NHS Foundation Trust. As well as managing the Professional Support and Wellbeing Service (PSW), Antonia’s current Associate Dean portfolio also includes SuppoRTT.

Programme Lead

Karina George is the programme lead for the Professional Support and Wellbeing Service (PSW). As well as the PSW, Karina also leads on Supported Return to Training SuppoRTT.

Support and Development Coordinator

Tonia Lans is the central point of contact for doctors in training, Case Managers and the Specialist Support Group (SSG) members. Tonia’s role is to manage doctors case files and PSW finance, and organise case referral triaging, PSW meetings and the case manager development programme.

Education Programme Officer

Laura Corfield’s role is to manage Supported Return to Training SuppoRTT and cover aspects of PSW administrative work during periods when Tonia has planned or unplanned leave.

Case Managers

Wessex case managers are responsible for assessing doctors in postgraduate training who are referred to the Wessex PSW, by carrying out an objective assessment, based on available information and their own findings. Case managers support the doctor by helping them to identify what further action is required.

Please refer to the Meet the case managers page for a list of all the case managers who currently work within the Wessex PSW, along with information about them and their backgrounds.

Specialist Support Group

The Wessex PSW Specialist Support Group (SSG) provide specialist support services to doctors in postgraduate training, following referral via a doctor’s case manager or the Support and Development Coordinator (following a request from the doctor’s educator).

Contact Information

For contact details of those involved with each specialty please refer to the Specialty Schools pages.