Our Faculty

Dr Abraham Chacko, FRCP (Edin)

Consultant Cardiologist

Consultant Cardiologist at Doncaster Teaching Hospitals,Doncaster, UK. Dr Chacko has been a PACES Examiner since 2004 and has examined in UK and Overseas, and been a PACES Chairman and PACES host Examiner.

Dr Arun C.S. FRCP (Edin)

Consultant Endocrinologist

Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, PACES Examiner, PACES Chairman

Dr Brian Cooper, FRCP (London)

Consultant Gasteroenterologist

Is a recently retired consultant physician and gastroenterologist in Birmingham, UK. He has been an MRCP(UK) examiner since 1996 and a PACES examiner since its start in 2003. He examines about 250 candidates a year and he has examined in 11 overseas PACES centres. Dr Cooper has held various administrative posts with RCP London; he has been a censor, trustee, council member and member of the Finance Board.

Dr Deepak Dwarakanath, FRCP (Edin)

Consultant Gasteroenterologist

Consultant Physician and Gasteroenterologist at Stockton-on-Tees and Medical Director since 2016 and a PACES Examiner, Chairman and host examiner for over 15 years. Dr Dwarakanath is also the Vice-President of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh.

Dr Peter Newman, FRCP

Consultant Neurologist

Middlesborough Hospital, UK, is a PACES Examiner in UK and overseas. Dr Newman examines over 300 candidates per year, and has examined in over 10 overseas centres and has been a Chairman in several overseas centres. Dr Newman has also examined and chaired in most Indian PACES Centres.

Dr Praveen Sreekumar, MD, DM, MRCP (UK)

Consultant Cardiologist

Aster Medcity, Kochi.

Dr R Muthusamy, FRCP (London and Edin)

Consultant Cardiologist

SRM Institutes for Medical Science, Chennai, PACES Examiner in UK and Overseas, PACES Chairman .

Dr Tahsin Neduvanchery, MD, DM, FRCP

Consultant Cardiologist

is an interventional cardiologist at Aster MIMS Kottakkal and is the course Co director and will be coordinating the course at Kottakkal. Dr Neduvancherry is well known in Kerala and India as an enthusiastic teacher and organiser and has run several cardiology based courses in Kerala .

Dr Tom Charlton, MRCP

Specialist Registrar Clinical Oncology, Imperial College, London

Dr Charlton has a Masters Degree in Medical Education and is passionate about helping each candidate to be the best they can be.

Dr Liza Chacko, MRCP

Specialty Registrar in Cardiology

Dr Liza Chacko works at one of London's major cardiology centres and coaches candidates preparing for PACES and will provide updates on current practice in cardiology.