Designated Doctors & Nurses/Panel Membership

Designated Doctors for Child Death (DDCD)

Within Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire there are 4 Designated Doctor’s for Child Death. They have expertise in undertaking enquiries into all deaths in childhood.

DDCD for South Staffordshire:

Dr Azhar Manzoor
Consultant Paediatrician
Queen’s Hospital
Belvedere Road
Burton-on-Trent 
DE13 0RB

Office Telephone: 01283 511511 ext: 4360
Mobile Telephone: 07951 924 576

 

DDCD for North Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent :

Dr Martin Samuels, Consultant Paediatrician
Academic Dept of Paediatrics
University Hospital of North Midlands
1st Floor Admin Office
Trent Building
Newcastle Road
Stoke-on-Trent 
ST4 6QG 

Office Telephone: 01782 675292
Mobile Telephone: 07710 673965

Dr Caroline Groves, Consultant Paediatrician

Academic Dept of Paediatrics

University Hospital of North Midlands

1st Floor Admin Office

Trent Building

Newcastle Road

Stoke-on-Trent

ST4 6QG

Office Telephone: 01782 675292

 

Dr Alex Tabor, Consultant Paediatrician
Academic Dept of Paediatrics
University Hospital of North Midlands
1st Floor Admin Office
Trent Building
Newcastle Road
Stoke-on-Trent ST4 6QG 
 
Office Telephone: 01782 675292


Child Death Overview Panel Nurses

For Staffordshire South there is a part-time nurse.

CDOP Nurse for South Staffordshire

Rebecca Sage
Queen’s Hospital
Belvedere Road
Burton on Trent
DE13 0RB


Office Telephone: 01283 511511 Ext. 2354

 

North Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent

Gillian Devine-Skellern
University Hospital of North Midlands
1st Floor Admin Office
Trent Building
Newcastle Road
Stoke-on-Trent 
ST4 6QG 

Telelphone: 01782 697604

Mobile: 07775704899