Acting Postgraduate Dean
Dr Adrian Brooke
Dr Adrian Brooke, Deputy Postgraduate Dean & Secondary Care Dean, Health Education East Midlands
Honorary Consultant Paediatrician Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust
MB ChB, BSc (Hons), MRCP(UK),FRCPCH,MD
Dr Adrian Brooke graduated from Leicester University and undertook training in paediatrics in Manchester, Birmingham and Leicester. During training he completed an epidemiological research study and was clinical lecturer in community child health at the University of Leicester. He has worked as a consultant in Community Paediatrics in Leicestershire since 1997.
He has been involved in healthcare education since returning to Leicestershire in 1996 and has been actively teaching medical students, postgraduate trainees in paediatrics and general practice trainees ever since. He also teaches speech and language therapy students, health visitors and school nurses. He is a clinical teacher at University of Leicester Medical School and Honorary Visiting Senior Research Fellow at De Montfort University.
He was appointed as Head of the Paediatric Specialty School by East Midlands Healthcare workforce Deanery in 2011 and lead the programme to merge specialty schools across the newly formed Health Education East Midlands in 2013. He was appointed as Secondary Care Dean and Deputy Postgraduate Dean in October 2013.
He has undertaken various roles within clinical leadership and management in his career. He was Associate Director for Paediatrics at Leicester City PCT from 2003 to 2009 and lead the Childrens’ workstream across East Midlands SHA from 2009-2012. He was clinical director of the children’s strategic clinical network across NHS East Midlands until December 2013.